Beginners Courses

To join an archery club you must first complete a six hour beginners course. This is to ensure that you have the basic skills necessary to shoot a recurve bow and an appreciation of the safety requirements. The minimum age to start a beginners course is 11 years old.

The club runs Outdoor Beginners Courses between May and September.

Tuition is provided by Archery GB certified coaches, all necessary equipment is provided by the club for the duration of the course.

Venue: Tidbury Green
Time: 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Duration: Four consecutive weeks
Dates: Courses are run on Mondays and Wednesdays during May June and August.
Non returnable Booking Deposit: £20
Balance: £40 payable on first night of course.

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If you wish to apply for a Beginners Course, please visit the club on a shooting night to discuss your application.

Club shooting nights

April to September

Wednesday nights, 6pm to 9pm.

Old Yardleians Rugby Club,
Tilehouse Lane,
Tidbury Green,
Solihull,
West Midlands
B90 1PW

Please use map showing shooting field location.

October to March

Monday nights, 7pm to 9 pm

St Leonards Church Hall,
St Leonards Close,
Marston Green,
Birmingham,
B37 7BT

Application form

Please fill out the following form to apply for a beginners course.

Please note, a £20 non-refundable deposit will be required to confirm a place on the course, (leaving a balance of £40 payable on the first night of the course)

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