Additional Resources

Age Classification Charts​

Age Classification Chart: USAA / FITA / World Archery

Age RangeAge Classification
70 and aboveMaster 70+
60 and aboveMaster 60+
50 and aboveMaster 50+
21 – 49Seniors
18 – 20Junior
15 – 17Cadet
13-14Cub
10 – 12Bowman
8 – 9Yeoman
sometimes combined into the “Bowman” category
USA Archery (USAA)
Fédération Internationale de Tir à l’Arc (FITA) aka World Archery Federation (WA)

Age Classification Chart: NFAA / CBH / SAA

Age RangeAge Classification
70+Master Senior

60 – 69Silver Senior
50 – 59Senior
18 – 49Adult
15 – 17Young Adult
12 – 14Youth
8 – 11Cub
National Field Archery Association (NFAA)
California Bowmen Hunters (CBH)
State Archery Association (SAA)

Bow Style Classification Charts​

USA Archery (USAA)
Fédération Internationale de Tir à l’Arc (FITA) aka World Archery Federation (WA)

Bow Style Chart for USAA / FITA / World Archery

Bow StyleDescription
USA Archery (USAA)
Fédération Internationale de Tir à l’Arc (FITA) aka World Archery Federation (WA)

National Field Archery Association (NFAA)
California Bowmen Hunters (CBH)
State Archery Association (SAA)
*as outlined in NFAA® RULES handbook

Bow Style Chart for NFAA / CBH / SAA

Bow StyleDescription
Freestyle
Freestyle Limited
BarebowCompound Bow:
Archers shooting Barebow style will use bow, arrows, strings, and accessories
free from any sights, marks or blemishes that may be used as a sighting aid.
Competitive Bowhunter
Bowhunter Freestyle
Bowhunter Freestyle Limited
Freestyle Limited
Recurve/Longbow
Traditional
NASP Division
National Field Archery Association (NFAA)
California Bowmen Hunters (CBH)
State Archery Association (SAA)
*as outlined in NFAA® RULES handbook

USA Archery Achievement Pin Scoring