The Ribbon and Perfect Bar

An archery competition against yourself (Challenge). You will start easy, on a 122 cm target face on 30 meters, but with every challenge it will get harder. The target faces keep getting smaller and smaller, in the end you are shooting a 10 cm target face........ at 30 meters. Till you have collected every Ribbon and Perfect Bar.

The Challenge

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The Ribbon and Perfect Bar Challenge is a competition to get the best out of yourself. You don't shoot against an opponent, but against yourself.
Every Ribbon you can get gets harder.
You start on a 122 cm target face at 30 meters and you can keep testing yourself up to and including the 10 cm target face at 30 meters.
Youth shoots the challenge at 20 meters.
You can shoot the Perfect Bar in every Ribbon color if you shoot all 6 arrows in yellow (9 and 10) in 1 round.
You can compete with any bow, as long as it complies with WA regulations.
To participate you must be a member of a local archery club. A membership of a federation is not required.
You can only participate by pre-registration using the form below.
There is no registration possible on competition days.

Competition Dates 2024

March 31 March - E.S.H. Da Vinci / Ogio Eindhoven
Registration Closed!
May 26 May - HSV Waterlandschutters Purmerend
July 28 July - HBS Artemis Lelystad
September 29 September - Haaksbergsche Schutterij Haaksbergen

The Challenge starts at 10:00.
Administration is open for archers from 9:00.
The Challenge will end at approximately 16:00 with 2 breaks during the competition.

Competition Venues

For all information about our competition venues and for route information, click on Our Locations . If you click on the small map, you will be send to Google Maps for route information.
Are you as a location interested? Click on With us?? for more information.



All our photos and videos taken at our competitions are posted on Flickr. If you click on our link  of the Photo Gallery, you will be sent to our Flickr page.


For the score processing we make use of Ianseo. For each lane we ask an archer who is willing to install the Ianseo scorekeeper app on their phone and keep the scores for that lane.
At the end of the competition it is possible for every archer to receive their scores printed.

The first logs, Ribbons and Participation Pins

The creators and organizers of this Challenge.
vltr. Brett Sutcliffe, Evalien Sutcliffe and Derek Vredeveld.

The Ribbons and White Perfect Bar.

Wondering who's participating? Take a look at the Participants list for the next Challenge.


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Per match you will receive an email with the information for each match.