Beginners Course 2 - Saturday 9th March 2024

Date: 09 Mar 2024

CLICK HERE to register for our Beginners Course 2, starting Saturday 9th March 2024.

1Venue

Northern Beaches Cromer Campus, 
Corner of South Creek Rd & Inman Road, 
Dee Why West

Dates

Course 1-Dates are Saturday 9th, 16th, 23th, February 2024,with Saturdayy 30th (Being Optional), due to someone being available for the 1st 3 weeks.

Time

Each Lesson goes for approximately 2 hours, please arrive by 9:00am, so that we can allocate equipment. The aim to commence shooting no later than 9.15am

The Final Saturday will be to show you how to integrate with club shoot/sign on/allocation of targets/equipment set-up. Please arrive by 8.00am.

Cost

$130.00pp non-refundable (plus IMG processing fee)

Equipment

You do not have to have your own equipment, the above fee includes all equipment necessary for the duration of the course

What you will be taught.

Safety (equipment / individual and range) 
Warm-Up & Cool-down Exercises 
Target Set-up/Take Down: 
Set-Up Equipment  
Selection of Arrows
Basics of archery, from which a style can be developed from 
- Stance (variances of each) 
- Bow Hand 
- Draw Hand 
- Pre Draw / Draw 
- Anchor 
- Hold & Aim 
- Release & Follow through (Dance a jig as arrow fizzes into the gold)

At the completion of the course, participants should be able to

- Name Key parts of the bow, and how to select a bow for themselves 
- Name all parts of an arrow, and able to select arrows 
- Understand brace height / tiller / how to look after equipment 
- Maintain equipment and arrows 
- How to score

You will be given a certifificate of completion after this component.

What age do I have to be

Warringah Archers will accept juniors as young as 6 years of age, there is no limit to age, so our more senior members of the public are most welcome.

What do I need to wear

- Closed shoes are important, no open footwear is allowed
- T/Shirt or long sleeved shirt, preferably with a collar, nothing too baggy that will get in the way of a string being released.
- Hat
- Water bottle (if none available, water can be purchased at the club)
- MOST IMPORTANT a SMILE

On Arrival

You will be introduced to your course coach.