SERIES NEWS & INFORMATION
NEW FORMAT FOR 2020 EVENTS
All tournament weekends shall consist of three matches, with Match One Universal Trench 150, plus two others of varying disciplines. All matches shall present 1st-3rd place ‘Off The Gun’ winners, and 1st-6th place ‘Handicap’ (by targets in) winners. (No grade or categories) A weekend three match High-Gun shall also be presented to the outright top score combined.
2021 NEW ZEALAND NATIONAL TEAM QUALIFYING
The six events within the 2020 calendar year will form the qualifying opportunities for 2021 national teams for both Trans-Tasman, and World Championships. Ranking lists shall be established using the FITASC ‘percentage’ method, taking your top 3 percentages out of any of the 6 events. No events are compulsory, any 3 out of 6 will give a ranking number.
Team categories are; Juniors (U21), Ladies, Men/Open (21-55), Seniors (56-65) Veterans (incl. Masters) (66-onwards)
2020 UTNZ INC. NEW ZEALAND NATIONAL SERIES CHAMPION
For the first time we shall be presenting a new trophy to the National Series Champion. The Champion shall be crowned from a total of 400 possible points (four percentage scores). Consisting of the top 3 percentage scores from the first 5 events of the series, with at least one score from a North Island event, and at least one score from a South Island event. Plus the Grand Finale event, being compulsory.
NORTH/SOUTH CARLEY CUP
South Island shall defend the Cup at their final home event of the year at Canterbury CTC in August. Teams are determined at the conclu- sion of the UT event by selecting five scores from each island, with each team including at least one B grade, and one C grade score.