The North American Whitetail Championship is a National Deer Hunting Competition and your chance to prove that you are the best deer hunter in the country.
The 2019 North American Whitetail Championship will begin this fall with qualifying regional archery competitions. There will be 14 qualifying regions. The hunter who harvests the largest buck in his/her region will win the regional and qualify for the North American Whitetail Championship. Fourteen (14) regional winners and four (4) drawing winners will win the chance to participate in the Championship even in the land of giants, at Wicked Outfitters in Kansas. The competition is open to everyone that enters in one or more of the qualified regions.
**ALL HUNTS MUST BE CAPTURED ON VIDEO USING TACTACAM SUPPLIED BY NAWTC**
-UPON ENTRY, each hunter will receive a package from the NAWTC including a new special edition Tactical that they will use to film their hunt along with other Sponsor gear and special discounts from our Partners.
The North American Whitetail Championship kicks off with archery qualifying regions. The regionals begin on September 1, 2019 and end on January 31, 2020. Each hunter will hunt their respective region under the guideline of the laws of that state. The hunter is required to video his hunt and harvest, with the video equipment provided y the Championship and in accordance with the rules of the Championship. The video has to be submitted through our website within 24 hours of the harvest to qualify as an entry. The hunter who harvests the largest Pope & Young scored buck in his/her region will win the regional and qualify for the North American Whitetail Championship. Regional qualification is ARCHERY ONLY.
REGION 1 : PA, NY, NJ
REGION 2 : OH, IN, MI
REGION 3 : WV, VA, DE
REGION 4 : FL, GA, AL
REGION 5 : MS, LA
REGION 6 : OK, AR, TX
REGION 7 : KS, MO
REGION 8 : WI, MN
REGION 9 : IA, IL
REGION 10 : ND, SD, MT
REGION 11 : KY, TN
REGION 12 : NC, SC
REGION 13 : NE, CO, WY
REGION 14 : CANADA
Along with the 14 Regional Winners, all hunters entered in the NAWTC will have four additional chances to qualify for the Championship at Wicked Outfitters in Kansas. Two hunters will qualify through an Entry Drawing, Every hunter entered into the competition that successfully harvests a deer and registers the entry, in accordance with the rules of the Championship, will be included in a random drawing for a spot in the Championship hunt. Two additional hunters will qualify through a Product Drawing. Every hunter entered into the competition who purchases one of our sponsors’ products will be included in a random drawing for a spot at the Championship hunt.
The NAWTC regional winners along with the drawing winners will earn a spot at the Championship to compete for the Title of North American Whitetail Champion and a $50,000 Grand Prize.
The Championship will be a 5 day guided MUZZLELOADER deer hunt, at Wicked Outfitters in Kansas, to be held in the fall of 2020. Each hunter will be provided with all lodging, food, beverages, and a personal guide. Each hunter will randomly draw for 3 wind dependent stand locations which will be their designated hunting areas for the entire 5 days of the Championship. The hunter who harvests the largest Boone & Crockett scored buck at the Championship will be crowned THE BONE COLLECTOR North American WHITETAIL CHAMPION for 2020 and win the Grand Prize of $50,000 and World Champion Bow. The hunter harvesting the 2nd largest Boone & Crockett scored buck at the Championship receives a prize of $20,000 and the 3rd largest Boone & Crockett scored buck at the Championship receives a prize of $5,000.
All qualifiers for the Championship will receive a prize package so there are nothing but winners!