With expert, friendly instruction and all specialist equipment included in the price
our archery activity days are ideal for all ages and abilities. We will get you started
with basic techniques before moving on to a series of fun games and challenges to
provide a great activity session.
Ashcroft Park archery days make a great gift for family and friends. An ideal activity
for your party or event, archery is an inclusive activity that everyone can enjoy.
This activity can also be purchased as a gift voucher.
The cost is just £15.00 per person for a 1 hour session.
The History of Archery
Target archery developed as a sport after a Royal Command. In the 14th Century, King
Edward III, commanded that "all able-bodied men from the age of 16 to 65 shall practice
at the butts each Sunday" and that "those strong in body shall learn the art of shooting".
The basics of archery have not changed much. However, the use of modern materials
now helps you develop the skill (with some excellent coaching from us) in as little
time as one hour, shooting more consistently and accurately than you would ever have