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Refugee children take part in archery taster day

For Start Archery Week, Archery GB organised an archery taster day for refugee children to help them feel part of the community and engage with sport.

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Competition time for Leicester Archery Academy

Earlier this month Leicester Archery Academy held a club competition. More than 60 people attended and took part throughout the day, using either their own or club kit.

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Starting university this year? Be sure to join the student archery club

As universities nationwide begin to return to a business as usual format, Izzy Carpenter looks at the rich rewards of seeking out the student archery club.

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Love the great outdoors? Try field and 3D archery!

Steve Allam of Overton Black Arrows explains why field and 3D archery should be on your 2022 to-do list.

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Inter Faith Week – 14-21 November 2021

This week is Inter Faith Week, and what better time to consider how we can improve our connections with others of different faiths and cultures?

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After-school archery club benefits from AGB participation project

Ninestiles Academy in Birmingham is part of Archery GB's ongoing SportsAid-funded initiative, Project Rimaya, to promote the sport across ethnically diverse communities. Funding from the project has resulted in Ninestiles qualifying a staff member to be an archery instructor, helping to introduce the sport to a new generation.

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Why take up archery?

Asim Munshi and his wife recently took up archery, joining South Leeds Archers after a successful beginners' course. Asim tells us about his journey in the sport so far

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Visiting Thetford Forest this summer? Why not test your aim at Lookout Archery - fun for all the family!

If you just want to try archery without the commitment of joining a club, there are many centres around the country offering walk-in 'have-a-go' sessions. Forestry England's High Lodge site in Thetford Forest, East Anglia is an ideal place to start, home to the popular Lookout Archery range.

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Calling all care homes: Join the Oomph! Olympics – a chance for older people to shine in sport

Throughout August, care homes nationwide are invited to join a fantastic sporting initiative to help older people keep active.

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Archery for all

Archer and volunteer Nikki Parkin explains how the sport helps her take control of her disability and boost her confidence.

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Virtual School Archery League results are in

The Virtual School Archery League, first launched in June, is helping schools engage in Covid-safe interschool sports, while also encouraging students to enjoy the benefits of competitive archery.

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Why archery is a great family activity

Nikki Bainbridge and her young son Theo are loving their new hobby. Nikki explains how archery is fitting in with their Formula 1 obsession.

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Soft archery Arrows competition winners thrilled with kits

Earlier this year we launched a competition with Clickers Archery, offering families the chance to win Arrows soft archery sets.

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Burscough Archers’ new buddy scheme empowers beginners

Archery attracts people for all sorts of reasons. New archers Dr Philippa Holloway and Stephen Reed have rediscovered archery later in life after brief encounters with the sport years ago.

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Why we love archery: new archers report back

Zoe Jones and her daughter, Harper, are among many people who are taking up archery this summer. We asked them what they most enjoy about their newfound sport.

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Archery’s Big Weekend is a huge success

Adults and children of all ages were invited to try their hand at archery at clubs around the country during the Big Weekend, 9 - 11 July (2 - 4 July in Northern Ireland).

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