The public is invited to take part in the 2016 Steel Target Archery Shoot and raise money for Retrieving Freedom in Waverly. Retrieving Freedom, Inc. is a non-profit corporation that trains service dogs for placement with Veterans, children with autism and adults and children with Diabetes.

Retrieving Freedom - the painted rock out front of the new building


Archers will compete by shooting at steel targets (Deer, bear, turkey, hog, rabbits, squirrel, ground hog) at various distances with holes ranging from 1”-3”. Competitors must make the arrow through the hole to move on. Last man standing wins!


The Shootout will take place August 27th at the Retrieving Freedom building, 1152 230th Street, in Waverly. Signup is from 7 AM to 8:30 AM with the competition starting at 9 AM. There will be $10,000 in raffles and prizes to be given away the day of the shoot.


Adult Grand Prize- 2016 Hoyt Defiant and package ($1,500 Value!)

Youth Grand Prize- Diamond Infinite Edge Bow

Blind Raffle:

Redneck Buck Palace 6X6 blind w/ 10' stand ($3,200 value!)

***New Reduced registration for 2016***

Gold Star Youth Shooter:
•15 Years and younger. Can participate in youth or adult only, not both
•Entry fee now $20
•Shoot details to be provided the day of the event

Adult Shooter:
•Entry fee just $10 per arrow
•Can purchase 1-5 arrows (You chose your price range)
•One additional arrow can be purchased during the event for just $25
•Shoot details to be provided the day of the event

*** There will also be a "Truck Shoot-Off" with a chance to win a 206 Ford F-150 or Chevrolet Silverado 1500, a $40,000 value courteously of Jerry Roling Motors of Waverly! The entry fee is just $5 per arrow and it is open to the public***

Sign-up online today at Call Denver Foote, President (Black Hawk Archers) at (641) 330-3736 for more information or questions.