Beginners Courses

Ever wanted to take up archery as a sport? We offer a 12 hour structured course set over 3 days in our indoor premises in Birkenhead Wirral, North West UK.

If you want to join an archery club or shoot competitively then this archery beginners course is for you. All the equipment is provided by us – all you have to bring is yourselves and a smile! Our course run by official Archery GB (the sports governing body in the UK) fully qualified archery coaches through The Longbow Shop. We will teach you basic shooting techniques, archer and range safety, range layout, etiquette of the sport, scoring and also general equipment knowledge.

After the  archery lessons have been completed and we feel you are competent and safe, our qualified Archery GB coach will provide a signed certificate recognising your achievement and allowing you to approach a potential archery club of your choice with a view to joining them including The Longbow Club if you want to shoot a traditional style bow. A beginners course is for people to take the next step from an archery have-a-go session and learn a lot more about the sport. We run our archery courses for up to 24 people with 2 coaches so you will have plenty of shooting time on your lessons.

What does it cost?
Our archery beginners course prices are £65 per adult and £45 for children up to 16 and the minimum age we teach is from 11 upwards. If you are interested in joining our next course please see here for dates:

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