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Archery GB Workshops

Learn about archery in new ways with our series of workshops for archers and coaches.

Each workshop will be delivered by some of the best national and international coaches in their field, and offer all archers and coaches the opportunity to stay up to date with current practice.

The events are delivered from one to two days in friendly and supportive environments at local clubs across the UK, and are welcoming to all coaches and archers to attend, regardless of experience. Attendance at these events contributes to coach licence renewal.

Click here to see all future dates and to book your place.

 

The Workshops

Introduction to the Technical Framework (1 day, from £65 per person)

This workshop introduces Archery GB’s Technical Framework. It provides essential guidance for archers (and coaches) to understand shooting technique.

The event includes an interactive presentation of the Technical Framework, shared interpretation of Archery GB’s new resource for archers and coaches called the Technical Achievement Summary, and an introduction to drills and skills.

Who’s it for? This workshop is for all archers and coaches.

Coaching the Technical Framework (2 days, from £120 per person)

This workshop introduces Archery GB’s Technical Framework. It provides essential guidance for coaches to introduce and develop shooting technique.

The event includes an interactive presentation of the Technical Framework, shared interpretation of Archery GB’s new resource for archers and coaches called the Technical Achievement Summary, and an introduction to drills and skills.

The second day includes a practical session for coaches to practice what they have learned. Coaches may bring an archer to complete a Technical Achievement Summary and produce an action plan using drills and skills to help the archer’s progress.

Who’s it for? This workshop is for anyone actively coaching.

Equipment Set-up and Tuning for Recurve Bows (2 days, from £120 per person)

This workshop supports you to learn correct equipment selection, set-up and tuning of modern competition recurve bows, utilising high-speed video and practical application.

Who’s it for? This workshop is for all archers and coaches.

Equipment Set-up and Tuning for Compound Bows (2 days, from £120 per person)

This workshop supports you to learn correct equipment selection, sizing, set-up and tuning of compound bows, utilising high-speed video and practical application.

Who’s it for? This workshop is for all archers and coaches.

Tournament Performance and Strategies (1 day, from £65 per person)

This workshop is designed to help you prepare for competition by learning methods to maximize performance and develop effective competition strategies and shot routine.

Who’s it for? This workshop is for all archers and coaches.

Archery Crafts (1 day, from £65 per person)

Learn how to make a string, proper serving and tie on a nocking point.  Practice the finer points of fletching arrows for precision performance using different methods and brands.  Have-a-go at building a custom grip and understand the finer points of custom grip building.  You’ll also learn about the various materials and different brands along with proper selection and testing.

Who’s it for? This hands-on workshop is suitable for young people and adults and will ensure you have the skills for these important archery crafts.

Pass it On: Coaching Archers with a Disability (1 day, from £65 per person)

This workshop takes you through the principals of how to modify activities for people with different disabilities. It provides practical experience, helping you to feel more confident and become more inclusive in your coaching.

Who’s it for? This workshop is for anyone actively coaching.

What else do you want to learn about?

We are interested to find out which aspects of the sport you’d like to learn more about, either as an archer or a coach. This will help us to develop new workshops and tailor our support.

Want to host an event?

If you would like to host one of the above workshops at your club please contact us.

Cancellation policy

Cancellations up to and including 28 days before the event will receive an 80% refund. No refund will be issued for cancellations made within 28 days.

These workshops are open to Archery GB members only. Attendance at these events contributes to coach licence renewal.

To host a workshop or to give us your ideas please e-mail coaching@archerygb.org

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