Canton, Massachusetts - The Nor'easter, presented by B-Stinger, is in its third season as a U.S. Archery Team (USAT) Qualifier Series Event. In 2011, the event attracted the country's top archery superstars, including Jesse Broadwater, Logan and Reo Wilde, Erika Anschutz, Christie Colin, Brady Ellison, Jake Kaminski, Khatuna Lorig, Miranda Leek and more.
The Nor'easter is located at a new venue for 2012, and will be held at historic Prowse Farm in Canton, Massachusetts, less than twenty minutes from the fun and excitement of Boston, and less than an hour to the ocean and beaches.
The event's format will offer archers practice on Friday, June 8, followed by qualification on Saturday June 9. The qualification round will consist of a 72 arrow, 70 meter round for recurve seniors and juniors, with recurve cadets shooting 60 meters. All compound archers will shoot a 72 arrow 50 meter round. A team event will be offered on the afternoon of June 9.
On Sunday, June 10, all archers will shoot in elimination round match play, and prize money will be awarded to the top senior archers in the four major categories. Registration for the Nor'easter must be postmarked no later than June 1. Those whose registrations would be postmarked after that date must call first for availability. For registration packet, hotel information and more, visit http://www.massarchery.org.