Archers to compete in national championships in Butler County - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

Archers to compete in national championships

(Source: Butler County Visitors Bureau) (Source: Butler County Visitors Bureau)
A photo from the 2010 competition (Source: Brandon Anderson) A photo from the 2010 competition (Source: Brandon Anderson)
A photo from the 2010 competition  (Source: Brandon Anderson) A photo from the 2010 competition (Source: Brandon Anderson)
BUTLER COUNTY, OH (FOX19) -

Butler County is welcoming archery national championships to Joyce Park later this month.

The National Target Championship and the Easton Junior Olympic Archery Development National Championship will be held on June 26 through June 30.

"To have an event of this magnitude and prestige return to Butler County for the third year is fantastic," said Mark Hecquet, Executive Director of the Butler County Visitors Bureau. "We look forward to welcoming the best archers in the U.S. and visitors from across the world who will be attending this four day event."

The event will feature nearly 500 archery participants who are competing for a national title.

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