ArcheryGB law 25 has been updated and is now contained with the Shooting Administration Procedures (SAP’s) the text of SAP 8 – Eligibility is shown below:-
(a) Only a member of Archery GB or a person who is a member of a national society affiliated
to World Archery (or such successor organisation as may take over the role of World
Archery from time to time) may shoot or officiate at any of Archery GB’s meetings or at
any meeting of a Regional Society, County Association or Associated Club.
(b) Only an Archery GB member who is a British National Citizen may be the relevant British
National Champion and holder of the associated trophy.
(c) Home Nations are responsible for setting their own squad and team selection criteria
however, once an archer has represented one Home Nation in any particular age
category, they may not represent another Home Nation in that age category. Where
relevant, Home Nations Commonwealth Games Selection rules will take precedence.
(d) Regions and Counties are responsible for setting the eligibility criteria for their own
championship titles however, no archer may compete for championship titles of more
than one Region or County during a subscription year.
(e) Regions and Counties are responsible for setting their own squad and team selection
criteria however, no athlete may shoot for more than one Region or County during a
(f) An archer may belong to, and shoot at, more than one club in any one subscription year.
(g) The club through which the archer’s Archery GB annual subscription fee is paid (the club
stated on the Archery GB membership card) shall have first claim on that archer. Before
representing another club at a tournament or competition an archer must first get
permission from their first