AgeUSA Archery (USAA) / State Archers of California (SAC)
(OLDEST age you are within the current calendar year)
National Field Archery Association (NFAA / California Bowman Hunters (CBH) / State Archers Association (SAA)
(age you are at the time of the actual tournament)
Notes
07 and youngerYeoman
(or Bowman)
Cubthis is based on jurisdiction, but many tournament locations do not host tournaments for these ages unless the have the appropriate safety measures and judges
08Yeoman
(or Bowman)
Cubif there is no Yeoman in USAA tournament then the archer is designated as a Bowman
09Yeoman
(or Bowman)
Cubif there is no Yeoman in USAA tournament then the archer is designated as a Bowman
10BowmanCub
11BowmanCub
12BowmanYouth
13CubYouth
14CubYouth
15CadetYoung Adult
16CadetYoung Adult
17CadetYoung Adult
18JuniorAdult
19JuniorAdult
20JuniorAdult
21SeniorAdult(any age can shoot up or down into the “Senior” category in a USAA/SAC tournament if they choose)
22 – 49SeniorAdult(any age can shoot up or down into the “Senior” category in a USAA/SAC tournament if they choose)
50 – 59Master 50+
(or Master)
Seniorif there is no older category in USAA tournament then the archer is designated as a Master)
60 – 69Master 60+
(or Master)
Silver Seniorif there is no older category in USAA tournament then the archer is designated as a Master)
70 – 79Master 70+
(or Master)
Master Seniorif there is no older category in USAA tournament then the archer is designated as a Master)
80+Master 80+
(or Master)
Master Seniorif there is no older category in USAA tournament then the archer is designated as a Master)