We are blessed to have access to several amazing venues for our competition.
Headquarters for our tournament, the Easton Archery Center of Excellence is the latest high performance archery center of the Easton Foundations. Located inside of the Olympic Training Center campus, the center boasts a 70 meter indoor range, outdoor range, workshop, gym, learning center, and more, so it is well equipped to support our nation’s archers, from aspiring and developing athletes to season Olympic veterans.
During the AAE Showdown, the center’s outdoor range (Field 1) will home to Junior and Senior Compound archers. Our team finals party will also be held at the center so that guests have the opportunity to tour the facility during the festivities.
Chula Vista Elite Athlete Training Center
The Chula Vista Elite Athlete Training Center, a U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Site, covers 155 acres of state-of-the-art sport venues for training, competition and events. It originally opened 1995 as a U.S. Olympic Training Center, a gift to the United States Olympic Committee from the San Diego National Sports Training Foundation. In 2017, ownership of the Chula Vista Elite Athlete Training Center was transferred to the City of Chula Vista and the facility is now operated by Elite Athlete Services. For the AAE SoCal Showdown, our competition will be making use of the South Field.
South Field – Before the opening of the new Easton Archery Center of Excellence, the South Field was home to the USA Archery Resident Athlete program and was the largest dedicated archery range in North America. The field is now our primary field of play for the AAE SoCal Showdown.