New Archery Beginners Courses for 2024

Having moved into our new outdoor venue nr Napton.

Weโ€™re delighted to announce that we are ready to accept bookings for the following beginners courses in 2024.

Other than knowing your left from your right there is absolutely no experience required to take a beginnerโ€™s course. Unless you are an experienced archer, taking one of our courses is the only way to become a shooting member.

The course costs ยฃ60 per junior (under 18) and ยฃ70 per senior and is made up of three two-hour sessions held on Sundays. Details for each available session are detailed below. Under 18s must be accompanied by a guardian to all sessions. There are no exceptions to this.

The dates are as follows:

July 14, 10am to 12pm
July 21, 10am to 12pm
July 28, 10am to 12pm

August 4, 10am to 12pm
August 11, 10am to 12pm
August 18, 10am to 12pm

Sept 15, 10am to 12pm
Sept 22, 10am to 12pm
Sept 29, 10am to 12pm

All payment information is at the link for each course.

All sessions will be held at our field nr Napton (details are on the ticket). Places are limited to 8 attendees and are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

For more information about the courses, booking and payments, please see our Courses page.

Grand National Archery Meet 2024 results

At the weekend, four of our club members returned to the 169th Grand National Archery Meet at Lilleshall.

Steve claimed in Black and Blue Rose Awards for barebow, which is a brilliant achievement. Also he was part of the winning County team for Mens’ barebow, as Warwickshire took home The Challenge Cup.

Shona took Gold in the Ladies’ Barebow shooting a Double Bristol III, and Su took Silver.

Clare took Gold in the Ladies’ Longbow shooting a Double Bristol III.

Both Su and Clare gained Archer 1st class Outdoor Classifications with their scores.

All in all, a great outing from Rugby Archers!