York Archers society


+ Can I join the club if I have never done archery before?

Anybody that has completed a beginner's course or who has sufficient archery experience can join the club. We offer regular beginner's courses here: beginner's courses If you've not done a beginner's course but believe yourself to have sufficient experience then you can message the club and one of our coaches will arrange to assess you. (Shooting in your garden does not count as experience).

+ Are there any age restrictions?

Currently we have no restriction of the age of members but we don't take archers under 10 years of age on our beginner's courses.

+ Do I need to have my own equipment to join?

No, the club has plenty of equipment which is free for members to use.

+ What is the cost of joining the club?

For the 2019-2020 season the fees are as follows:

2019-2020 / From Oct / From Jan / From Apr / From Jul
Senior £150 £129 £97 £75
Senior 18-24 £75 £68 £60 £54
Junior £71 £59 £54 £49
OAP £129 £120 £95 £75
Disabled £86 £75 £65 £54

+ How often does the club shoot?

Outdoors the venue is available at all times and people shoot whenever they are free. Our regular club nights are Wednesday and Friday and these evenings will almost always have lots of people there.

Indoors from October to March we have booked sessions on Wednesdays from 7pm to 10pm and Fridays from 6.30pm to 9.30pm at Sandburn Hall in Flaxton. We also have a Sunday session from 1pm to 5pm between November and February.

+ I'm a member of another club and I just want to visit

We offer a visitors fee of £30 for the indoor or outdoor season if you're going to be visiting regularly and we ask that you also fill in a membership form so that we can keep you informed about club activities.

If you're just looking to come once then our line fee is £5 which should be paid on the day to a member of the committee. Just ask anybody around if you don't know who they are, or use the committee page to find out.

+ I have lots of questions?!

Feel free to contact us using our contact page!

+ Can I shoot anything other than a bow on the range?

No. We also don't allow crossbows.


2019-2020 Club Membership
from 30.00

The pro-rata fee structure is changed manually, please let us know if you believe the amount shown here is incorrect.

2019 - 2020 membership is only valid from the 1st October 2019

OAP rates apply to those eligible for State Pension (i.e. a man born before 6th April 1951 or a woman born before 6th April 1953)

Your membership will be checked to make sure the correct fee has been paid.

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