When & Where
MARCH 5, 2022
4 Vortex Drive
Barneveld, WI 53507
Doors open at 7am. Spectators are welcome.
Registration is OPEN!
Be sure to check out Sunday's 3D shoot here!
Unfortunately there will not be an indoor event at Vortex Optics in 2023! Be sure to check out our outdoor "Quiver Shiver" at Tyrol Basin on January 29.
What To Expect
Beast Mode Indoor Archery Challenge is a two stage event testing archers strength, stamina and endurance along with their shooting capabilities in high pressure simulated hunting scenarios. The ultimate indoor archery challenge for the hunter athlete! This event will be capped at 60 participants.
Beast Challenge Course
Competitors will complete three qualifying rounds in heats of five competitors in the 100 yard indoor range. The specific details will be announced at the competitor meeting but expect to have a little running, box/sandbag work, hoisting and shooting! Expect similar challenges to previous events but a different layout and target distances. Each round will be approximately 5 minutes in length depending on your fitness level.
Competitors will shoot a 15-20 target course in the 50 yard indoor range. You should expect to shoot out to 50 yards.
Scoring for targets: Heart = -15 seconds, Lung = 0, Body = +20 seconds, Miss = +15 seconds.
Categories with 6 or more competitors the top 5 will move onto the championship round. If categories have 5 or less competitors the champion will be decided by the fastest time from the qualifying rounds and 3D score. Competitors Beast Course time and 3D Course time will be accumulated to determine the top 5.
Men's/Women's Master 40+
Back Pack Weight (competitor responsible for) / Sandbag Weight (will be provided)
Men's Open - Pack 30lbs/Sandbag 40lbs
Men's Master - Pack 20lbs/Sandbag 40lbs
Women's Open - Pack 20lbs/Sandbag30lbs
Women's Master - Pack 10lbs/Sandbag 30lbs
Competitors are responsible for their own archery equipment, optics, backpack and other gear. It is advised you bring at least eight arrows.
Medals will be awarded to top 3 finishers in categories of six or more competitors. Categories of five or less the 1st place finisher will be awarded. These awards are custom made and take a lot of time and money to design and will be based on registration numbers as of February 5th.
Order of Events
7am - Doors Open/Check In/25 yard practice range open
8am - Mandatory Competitor Meeting
9am - Competition Begins!
3pm - Championship Rounds
4pm - Awards
Will run ahead of schedule whenever possible.
$95.00 for adults, $50 for teens. Price will increase to $105/$60 on February, 12th. Competitor T shirt included if registered by February 5th(supply chain issues are causing this date to be so early, Sorry). Everyone who competes will have the opportunity to win door prizes from our sponsors and supporters!
Please Note: Vortex ranges are state of the art with an air filtration system that moves the air through the ranges at 75fps which means new air is brought into the range every 1-4 minutes depending on the range.