IBO World Championships

  • Aug 12, 2016 - Aug 14, 2016
  • Recurring daily
  • Seven Springs Mountain Resort
  • 777 Waterwheel Drive
  • Seven Springs, PA 15622

Seven Springs Mountain Resort is proud to host the 28th annual Rinehart / I.B.O. World Championship and Archery Festival August 12-14, 2016.

Avid archery enthusiasts from around the globe will participate in this two-day, 40 target qualifying event. Last year’s event drew shooters from all across the United States and Canada, and as far away as Australia. Participants must be members of the International Bowhunting Organization (IBO) and qualify in an IBO sanctioned event to shoot in the tournament.

THE BIG LEAGUE OF THE BOW WORLD

  • Over $100,000 awarded in cash prizes!
  • Easton Eagle Eye
  • Special Entertainment and Events
  • Defense and Practice Ranges
  • Indoor and Outdoor Bowhunter Market
  • Future Bowhunters and PCBH Competition
  • National Triple Crown “Best of the Best”
  • Shooter of the Year Awards and More!

THE COMPETITION

The three day tournament begins with two qualifying rounds of 20 targets each – one round is shot each day, on Friday and Saturday. The scores from the two days are combined, and the top 5 shooters in each class will continue on to the championship round, which will be held on Sunday. Spectators are permitted on the course during the qualifying rounds and are encouraged to attend the championship round. Chairlift passes can be purchased in the Adventure Center.

Shooters please note: Shoot times are pre-assigned and will be posted prior to the event on IBO.net.

Click here for lodging information.

The preliminary schedule for the IBO World Championships at Seven Springs Mountain Resort will take place August 9-14, 2016 is now available.

Please note that this is the Preliminary Schedule and will be updated as additional information is received.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 9, 2016

  • Bowhunters Defense Ranges open

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 10, 2016

  • Bowhunters Defense Ranges open

THURSDAY, AUGUST 11, 2016

  • Bowhunters Defense Ranges open
  • Bowhunters Market open
  • Registration open

FRIDAY, AUGUST 12, 2016

  • Bowhunters Defense Ranges open
  • Bowhunters Market open
  • Registration open
  • Qualifying Round 1
  • Seven Springs Bowhunters Open Trophy Shoot Round 1

SATURDAY, AUGUST 13, 2016

  • Bowhunters Defense Ranges open
  • Bowhunters Market open
  • Registration open
  • Qualifying Round 2 
  • Seven Springs Bowhunters Open Trophy Shoot Round 2

SUNDAY, AUGUST 14, 2016

  • Bowhunters Market open
  • Championship Rounds

Schedule is subject to change

Participants must be current members of the International Bowhunting Organization (IBO) and qualify in an IBO sanctioned event to shoot in the tournament.

Once you have participated in and qualified in one of the shoots, or an IBO qualifying club shoot, the invitation for the Championship Event will be mailed to you from the club where you qualified. If you have qualified and have not received your invitation, please contact the host club or IBO headquarters at 440-967-2137. Click here to view the shoots.

For other questions regarding registration, please email jfrieri@7springs.com.

The Bowhunter Market will be located on festival grounds, in the Ski Lodge and the Timberstone Room, and will be open Thursday, August 11 through Sunday, August 14. Over 40 vendors will be selling and demonstrating their products, and the market is open to the public.

For more information about Seven Springs Mountain Resort, to become an IBO Member or for IBO Rules and more, click here.

IBO World Championships
IBO World Championships
  • Seven Springs Mountain Resort
  • Recurring daily
  • 777 Waterwheel Drive
  • Seven Springs, PA 15622