Archery isn't just safe and easy to learn; it's a thrilling sport suitable for all ages, making it the ideal family activity.

Unleash your potential and discover the limitless world of archery through our diverse programs. Whether you seek the pure joy of the sport or have aspirations of competing in national archery tournaments, we've got you covered.

The Benefits of Archery: Focus, Concentration, and Achievement

In the realm of archery, participants delve into the art of focus and concentration. This dynamic sport teaches invaluable life skills, urging archers to overcome distractions, set goals, and formulate strategic plans. Archery cultivates a deep sense of relaxation, as archers hone their focus on the shot process and the ultimate outcome. It's a self-challenging and deeply rewarding activity that nurtures individual success and teamwork alike, permeating its positive impact into various aspects of everyday life.

Safety at the Core of Our Mission

We prioritize your safety by upholding the highest standards in archery instruction. Our classes are led by a USA Archery NTS certified instructor who strictly adheres to the safety guidelines of the USA Archery Instructor Training program. This program is the official training course endorsed by the National Archery Association (NAA), which holds affiliations with the Federation of International Target Archery (FITA), the global governing body for Olympic-style archery competitions. Our skilled instructors cater to traditional archers, recreational enthusiasts, bow hunters, and target archers alike, ensuring a comprehensive and secure learning environment.

Elevate your archery journey with us. Sign up for our classes and dive into the captivating world of archery today. Your adventure begins here!


Archery Discovery

Introducing the Archery Discovery Course, the ultimate gateway to a world of fun, excitement, and safety. This course is your first step towards the Archery Classes that await. Led by none other than Jose Drapeau, a 2020-2021 USA National Team member and 2021 #3 Archer in the USA, this experience promises to be unforgettable.

Course Highlights:

  • Prerequisite: None. All are welcome to join this thrilling adventure.

  • Activity Level: Easy. Archery is accessible to all ages and abilities.

  • Minimum Age: 8 (Ages 16 and under are welcome with a parent or guardian).

  • Duration: 1 hour of pure enjoyment.

What to Expect:

Our Archery Discovery Course is a beloved favorite, catering to both adults and children. It's a fantastic outing that's sure to captivate your entire family. Your journey commences with friendly introductions and an essential safety briefing, ensuring that your experience is both enjoyable and secure.

Under the expert guidance of our certified instructors, you'll master the art of correctly holding a bow and releasing an arrow for pinpoint accuracy. With their unwavering support, you'll practice hitting targets with both recurve and compound bows. Remember, questions are encouraged, and our staff is always eager to share their insights about the exciting world of archery.

Plus, the best part? All the necessary archery equipment is included in your experience. So come, unlock your archery potential with us and create memories that will last a lifetime. Sign up for the Archery Discovery Course today!

Cost: $40


Archery Class

Elevate Your Archery Skills with our In-Depth Course

Take your archery prowess to new heights and learn the skills you need to savor the sport. The next step in your archery journey awaits.

Course Highlights:

  • Prerequisite: Completion of 1 Archery Discovery class or a Private Class is required to join this course.

  • Activity Level: Enjoyable for everyone, from easy to moderate levels of intensity.

  • Minimum Age: 8 (Participants aged 17 and under should be accompanied by a parent or guardian).

  • Duration: A 1-hour adventure that will shape your archery journey.

What's in Store:

Our Archery Experts are ready to guide you through an extensive course that spans from fundamental basics to the more advanced strategies of precision shooting with both recurve and compound bows. By the course's end, you'll be equipped with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to fully enjoy this exhilarating sport in your own space.

Here's a glimpse of what you'll cover:

  • Safety First: Learn the crucial principles of archery safety.

  • Selecting and Maintaining Your Bow: Discover how to choose the right bow and keep it in top condition.

  • Dive into Archery Types: Gain insights into the various facets of archery, from target types to arrow varieties and more.

  • Hands-On Range Experience: On the range, our seasoned archers will reveal techniques and tips for perfecting your body mechanics, bow dynamics, and sight adjustments.

  • Form and Accuracy Improvement: Engage in drills that enhance your form and overall accuracy.

This course is tailored for those who want to propel their archery skills to new heights. Join us, and let's take your archery journey to the next level. Sign up now!

Cost: $40


Private Lessons

Elevate Your Archery Skills with Personalized Private Lessons

Welcome to the epitome of archery learning - our Private Lessons. Here, you'll discover the power of personalized coaching with none other than Jose Drapeau, a Level 3 certified NTS Instructor and distinguished member of the USA National Team.

Course Highlights:

  • Prerequisite: None. Our private lessons are open to all, regardless of your archery experience.

  • Activity Level: It's entirely tailored to your preference, making it as intense or relaxed as you desire.

  • Minimum Age: 6 (Ages 14 and under require a parent or guardian's presence).

Course Description:

Unlock the most effective way to master a new sport - with your very own dedicated coach. Our private archery lessons are tailored to your unique needs and preferences. In this one-on-one setting, Coach Jose will conduct a comprehensive assessment of your skills, pinpointing challenges, and offering refined techniques that will rapidly enhance your accuracy.

Here's what you can expect:

  • Personalized Skill Development: Your coach will fine-tune your current abilities or lay a strong foundation if you're just starting out. Advanced techniques will be introduced to enhance your archery arsenal.

  • Best Practices: Learn invaluable tips for optimal archery performance and have all your queries about this exciting sport expertly answered.

  • All Equipment Provided: We've got you covered with all the necessary archery equipment.

Pricing Options:

The price of your lesson can vary based on its duration, ensuring flexibility to meet your specific needs. If you'd like to add more participants, extend your time with a certified instructor, or craft a custom adventure, please don't hesitate to call 678-880-0493.

Elevate your archery journey with a private lesson that's all about you. Sign up now and watch your archery skills reach new heights under the personalized guidance of Coach Jose!

Cost: $60/hr 


Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD)

Unlock the World of Archery with JOAD Youth Program

JOAD, a nationwide initiative, brings the exhilarating world of archery to young enthusiasts. Our certified coaches are here to guide and nurture youth archers, helping them advance in the sport at their own pace.

Is Archery New to You? JOAD Has You Covered!

If you're new to archery and searching for the perfect starting point, JOAD is your answer. In this dynamic program, you'll embark on a journey where you'll:

  • Learn Essential Skills: Acquire the fundamental skills crucial to archery mastery.

  • Engage in Exciting Games: Enjoy a thrilling array of archery-based games.

  • Earn Prestigious Awards: Reap recognition for your outstanding progress, both in skill development and scoring achievements.

JOAD Star Pins - Your Path to Excellence

For those seeking to reach new heights in archery, JOAD Star Pins are the ultimate accolades. These pins are awarded for scoring achievements at various distances, ranging from 9 meters to 18 meters. JOAD archers can earn Star Pins for their prowess with barebow, basic compound recurve, and/or compound bows. And the best part? Adults, you're welcome to join the Pin program too, no matter your age.

But that's not all. JOAD archers have the opportunity to aim for the coveted "6-Gold" pin, an official recognition bestowed upon those who achieve six consecutive 10's. This remarkable feat can be accomplished either in a single 6-arrow end or across two consecutive 3-arrow ends.

Wear Your Achievements with Pride

Showcase your accomplishments with JOAD Stars Pins on specially designed lanyards tailored to your archery specialty. These lanyards proudly display all your Stars pins, including the optional 6-Star Gold pin.

Olympian Award Levels - Reach for Greatness

For those who aspire to even greater heights, JOAD offers advanced levels of recognition through the Olympian Award Levels - Bronze, Silver, and Gold. Achieving these levels earns archers special recognition from the USA Archery Office, acknowledging their outstanding commitment and skill.

For a deeper dive into the world of JOAD and its myriad opportunities, reach out to one of our dedicated Archery Staff Members. Your archery journey begins here, and the possibilities are limitless.

 
For more information, please talk to one of our Archery Staff Members.

Adult Archery Program (AAP)

Explore the Adult Archery Program at Big Woods Goods

Step into the world of archery with the Big Woods Goods Adult Archery Program (AAP). This program is the ideal progression for adults who wish to immerse themselves in the lifelong sport of archery. As an adult counterpart to the successful Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) program, the AAP offers an enriching experience.

Becoming a member of the USA Archery's Adult Archery Program grants you exclusive benefits, including the opportunity to:

  • Earn Achievement Pins to celebrate your progress and skill development.
  • Build connections and friendships within the archery community.
  • Enjoy a rewarding upper-body workout that enhances your physical well-being.
  • Develop self-confidence and gain essential team-building skills.

Whether your archery interest is purely recreational or competitive at the local, state, national, or international level, the Big Woods Goods Adult Archery Program is your gateway to discovering the full spectrum of opportunities that archery has to offer. Your archery journey as an adult enthusiast commences here.

 

For more information, please talk to one of our Archery Staff Members


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