Beginners Course

Newcomers to any sport will benefit from early professional tuition and archery is no exception.  FGA has operated a successful beginners course for many years which has provided hundreds of archers with their initial grounding in the fundamentals of the sport.


The next course will be run in May 2018 Dates to be confirmed .


Please register your interest in the course by completing the forms "A" and "B" below sending these, with your course fee, to the course administrator.


You are advised to book early to avoid disappointment.

Completion of a beginners course at FGA or another club is a pre-requisite to joining the club. The course will be led by qualified coaches and all equipment will be provided.  A certificate of basic competancy will be issued to each delegate on successful completion of the course.


The course fee is £65.00 and the limited number of places available, will be allocated strictly on a first come first served basis.

2011 Beginners Cse Registration a A - Registration 2015.1 Beginners Cse Registration A 2015 "A" 20151 Application
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"A" '15 Application
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2015.1 Beginners Cse Registration A B - Healthcheck Questionnaire Beginners Information Beginners Guide C - Course outline A - Registration


All Juniors aged 14 and under must be accompanied by a Parent or Guardian.

All children aged 15 to 17 must have suitable means to contact their parents, and contact details must be left with an adult member.


On going advice and coaching will be available for those keen to progress and who wish to acquire their own equipment.  Every encouragement will be given to course delegates to join the Club on conculsion of the course.


Beginners who join the club will be free to use club equipment until they purchase their own.  Any member wishing to use club equipment away from Buxted Park (e.g. Fletching or Friars Gate Farm) will be required to arrange with a senior club member to transport the equipment to and from locations.

Gift Voucher

A gift voucher is available where participation in the course is presented as a birthday, Christmas gift etc.  

Please contact us for further details.