Youth Programs

YOUTH ARCHERY COURSE

Introduction to Archery

Course Cost:  $200

Requirements:  Participants must be between the ages of 8 and 17.  No archery experience is necessary.  All equipment will be provided.

In this course, the students will learn beginner and intermediate archery techniques.  Coaches will work with the students to ensure they understand the fundamentals of archery.  Proper form is crucial at the first stages as it is very easy to develop bad habits in the beginning.  Throughout the course, students will be introduced to warm-up exercises, play fun games and build confidence.

The first week of the course will be a one-on-one lesson.  This must be privately booked and completed before the class starting date.  Call 519-449-1001 and ask for Rob.

Subjects to be covered will include:

Archery Safety

Range Rules and Etiquette

Basic Form – Stance, Core, Grip, Anchor, Loose

Triggers and Bows Store Tour

  • Private Lesson
  • Class Introduction
  • Aiming and Instinctive Shooting
  • Form Assessment and Adjustment
  • Plate Game
  • Balloons
  • Target and FITA 10-Ring
  • Party

 


 Junior Achievement

Course Cost:  $200

Requirements:  Participants must be between the ages of 8 and 17.  Student must have a basic understanding of their chosen shooting style.  If the archer is not a graduate of Introduction to Archery, the participant must be approved by a club coach. Archer must have a quiver, 6 matching arrows and a bow.

  • Week 1 – Range Rules and Etiquette, Class Introduction, Form Assessment
  • Week 2 – Form Adjustments
  • Week 3 – “Aim Small, Miss Small” Exercise
  • Week 4 – Introduction to Scoring
  • Week 5 – Scoring
  • Week 6 – Shooting Pace
  • Week 7 – Scoring
  • Week 8 – Party

Printable Forms:

Introduction to Archery

Archery Waiver