See LOCATIONS for registrations. Marietta Range closed.
(all equipment supplied)
After Orientation:Join Ongoing Archery Training Sessions: $15
JOAD and SOAD sessions
Training Sessions, mixed, adult and youth ages 10 and up
All recurve bows, arrows & safety equipment provided.
After Orientation: To participate in ongoing classes, you must minimally hold a "USA Archery Recreational Archer" membership status ($15 annual fee),which can be upgraded to full adult or youth membership at anytime during the year by paying the difference in membership fee at the USA Archery website, if desired.
Learn Archery Club Membership* is available for students wishing to earn achievement rank and pins in the USA Archery JOAD (Junior Olympic Archery Development) program, or the adult achievement program(AAP). Learn Archery Annual Membership cost is $15 per student and is paid to Learn Archery; runs June 1 through May 31 of each year.
*You must hold a full (not "recreational" status ) youth, or adult (or family) membership in USA Archery to participate in the JOAD/SOAD program. (The full USA Archery membership also allows participation in state, National, and regional tournaments, and interchanges with the NFAA memberships for tournaments)
Archery Training,Classes, Events,Support for:
GA Tech Archery, Yellow Jacket Archery team training
Agnes Scott College, 2015, 2016
Alpha Expo Sportsman's Event, Alpharetta GA
City of East Point Parks & Rec
Home Depot Team Building
Level 1 Basic Archery Instructor Certification ,Acworth
Level 1 Basic Instructor Certification, Austell
Level 1 Basic Instructor Certification Clayton County Parks & Rec ,Canton
Level 1 Basic Instructor Certification Girl Scout Counselors, Canton
Level 1 Basic Instructor Certification URJ Camp Coleman
Level 1 Basic Instructor Certification Girl Scouts of America Camp Pine Acres
Level 1 Basic Instructor Certification Camp Isidore Alterman
Level 1 Basic instructor Certification Bransby YMCA, Rock Chapel GA
Level 1 Instructor Certification Atlanta Archery, Marietta GA
Level 2 Instructor Certification, Atlanta Archery: Marietta GA
Boy Scout Training River Bend Gun Club
June 2010 Archery Basics Youth Camp. rising 5th graders Acworth
June 2011 Archery Basics Youth Camp. rising 5th graders Acworth , Canton
June 2012 Archery Basics Youth Camp. rising 5th graders Acworth , Canton
June 2013 Archery Basics Youth Camp. rising 5th graders Acworth , Canton
June 2014 Archery Youth Camp, Rising 5th graders and up, Acworth
June 2015 Archery Youth Summer Camp, Rising 5th graders and up, Acworth
June 2016 Archery Youth Summer Camp. Rising 5th graders and up, Acworth GA & Marietta GA
Private Archery Lessons, group or individual
Orientation General Information
Want to give archery a try?
This is your opportunity!
Basic Orientation sessions
- Mixed classes, youth and adult/families.
- All registration-see LOCATIONS for each range
- All ages 10 and up; lasts about 2 hours.
- Waivers required to shoot with the group.
Online roster sign up posted 7-10 days before event.
A confirmation and further details on dress, directions etc,will be sent if you are among the first 12 registrants. Classes fill fast!
Lessons are for Olympic style recurve bow, focusing on form and safety , giving students basics that get them safely shooting, and offer a general feel for archery. We'll go over range rules, safety gear (finger tabs, arm guards, sling, etc), and size the bow and arrow to the archer. Class is approriate for those with no experience, or those seeking a refresher, or introduction to basics of NTS
All equipment is supplied.
The National Training System, is the training used, which has been established as the method of training by US Olympic head Coach Kisik Lee. Students may also join and train in the JOAD (Junior Olympic Archery Development) or adult programs.
We work on getting the best use of muscles and balance, combined with clear mental preparation, teaching a series of components/steps which build on one another. .
Coach supervised training. includes recurve and all safety equipment. Continuing, ongoing instruction , accommodating various skill levels .
Covering: refining form, understanding equipment needs, equipment purchasing options, tournament rules, timing, how to string a bow, string alignment, concentration, back tension.
Must have completed training Camp, Orientation, or have permission from Coach.
Arrive a few minutes early to gear up. Allow a few minutes at end to put away gear.
All equipment is supplied.
Cash/ check at check-in