Age Categories

Participant AgeUSAA / World Archery Age Category
(based on OLDEST age in that) calendar year)
NFAA / CBH Age Category(based on ACTUAL age at time of an event)Additional Notes
8Yeoman
(or Bowman, if not available at state or higher level tournaments)
9Yeoman
(or Bowman, if not available at state or higher level tournaments)
10Bowman
11Bowman
12Bowman
13Cub
14Cub
15Cadet
16Cadet
17Cadet
18Junior
(or Collegiate, if participate meets criteria)or Collegiate
19Junior
(or Collegiate, if participate meets criteria)
20Junior
(or Collegiate, if participate meets criteria)
21Senior
(or Collegiate, if participate meets criteria)