We have not 1 but 2 award schemes with badges available to mark your progress and achievements.
Our next course is planned to start Sunday 5th August with a break for the bank holiday on 26th August 2018. Please ask
about places for this or taster sessions.
Longbow courses now on offer, see below for details.
for all ages. We give
you 4 x 3 hour lessons (and not 4 x 2 hours like many other establishments) for
just £69. That's only £5.75 per hour. We can
now offer equipment when you join so you don't have to buy before you
can shoot, making Archery more affordable*. We also have plenty of unusual Targets
is a 4 week course. The
course will be held on consecutive Sundays unless we have to
postpone a session due to bad weather or other activities using the
equipment for the course will be provided.
Coaching now available with a level 2 Coach.
aim to teach a basic level of shooting including safety, equipment
and technique, sufficient for anyone to consider taking up the sport
and shooting with some degree of confidence.
Guarantee is to provide the best Archery course you can buy.
Based on our experiences of Archers who received their
from other sources. We have been surprised at the lack of
skills and basic knowledge which has always been a part of our courses.
As our main coach works with all ages and in so many
as well as attending courses and conferences, Michael is always
updating his techniques and knowledge.
per person (some discounts may be available for multiple
Taster sessions £10.00
All money must be paid in full prior to the start of
the course and should be sent with the appropriate booking forms in
order to confirm a place. Places are allocated on a first come first
served basis however spaces are limited and it may be necessary to
offer a place on a later course if too many are received at one time.
No refunds are available for cancellations made less than 21days
prior to the course start date.
All cheques should be made
payable to Redheath
Archers alternatively you can pay by direct debit.
PLACE A BOOKING Send
us a message via our
page and we will
send you the
appropriate forms to fill in.
We can arrange for Birthday and
in beautiful quiet surroundings with excellent parking. York
House School is a dog free zone please do not bring dogs with you or
leave them in the car.
Do Not Send Club Correspondence To The School
CLOTHING Please wear close fitting garments or
that are not too baggy with anything that could get caught by the bow
string. Please do not wear jewelery, ties or anything that
get tangled in the bow string. Shoes should not have open
we request that
juniors must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the course
as required by child protection guidelines we are starting to make
allowances for some juniors around 15 years of age once we are happy
that they are responsible enough.
WE DO NOT ADVISE ANYONE SHOULD PURCHASE
EQUIPMENT PRIOR TO THE COURSE.
We always try to accompany our members when they first purchase their
The lessons will start at 2pm until 5pm. Please arrive early to
help move some of the equipment and also help us clear up afterwards.
how difficult it is choosing your equipment which is why we
offer our members the opportunity to be accompanied by experienced
archers or coaches when going to the shops.
courses available include:
String Making and maintenance (Traditional and served loop)
Arrow Making, including wooden, starting from square timber, spine
testing also available
Longbow making courses see prices below:
Marking out and trimming
Roughing and tillering
Horn nock fitting
Horn nock shaping
Fitting arrow plate
£50 plus materials
£40 plus materials
£14 including materials
£25 plus materials
£279 plus materials
£25 - £70
£10 - £15
£3 - £8
£38 - £93
= £317 - £372
The above prices are for a complete bow from start to finish, but simpler bows require less procedures and therefore cheaper.
Bow kits are available from many sources and can be brought along to be made with tuition for £150.00
All stages can be covered or part assistance for those in need of a little help.
* Equipment is free to use for up to
2 months from date of joining the club after which a £10 hire
charge per session will be made as there is a high demand for this
equipment and we need to cover losses and maintenance.