Start to Shoot

If you're interested in starting archery, you're in the right place!

This section contains all the information you’ll need to know about getting started in shooting, from finding a place to learn near you, to the basics of equipment.

Archery is a fast-growing sport right across the UK; it has captured the imagination of over 47,000 members of Archery GB and many more at ‘have a go’ archery events, activity centres, holiday parks, game fairs, outdoor shows and tourist attractions all over the country.

It is a fascinating, inclusive and accessible sport that can be enjoyed by the whole family. Archery has a fun and sociable community, and it encourages personal fulfilment and friendly competition. Check out the pages in the Shoot section for more information on Types of Archery, our Basic Guide to Equipment,  Finding a Club, or Intro Archery.