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I am looking for individuals interested in helping with the setup and administration of the archery club. I am hoping to make this a Non Profit 503(c) Company by the end of the year. Our needs include Legal, Accounting and financial support. (Donations or help with fundraisers)

If you are interested in volunteering or being on the Board of Directors.
Please post a comment to this message and include how you would like to help.

IS Archery A Safe Sport? Yes!

WHAT RESEARCH REVEALS ABOUT THE SAFETY OF ARCHERY

Archery has been part of countless physical education introductory programs in schools, summer camps, Scouts, 4-H Clubs and community recreational programs, to name a few. Throughout its long history in recreational sports, archery ranks as one of the safest activities offered in any organized group setting. Especially impressive is the fact that archery maintains a consistently high safety record despite the fact that participants range from grade-school children to senior citizens, many of whom have never before picked up a bow and arrow. Continue reading

The 9 Steps to the 10 Ring

The 9 Steps to the 10 Ring
Revised in 2007 incorporating the B.E.S.T. method from the Olympic Training Center.
The site http://www.usarchery.com can provide updated training information and resources for NAA certified instructors and coaches. Basic instructions below are for right handed archers (reverse if left handed)
Steps are demonstrated using recurve equipment with a sight, and basic safety equipment: sling, finger tab and arm guard. This video demonstration is very advanced, and is an excellent example of the B.E.S.T. method. The “basic steps” of how to shoot are as follows. Continue reading