Beginner Adult classes run for 6 weeks, one hour per week, covering The Ten Basic Steps to Good Shooting for archers and families ages 11 years and up. South Nation Archery supplies all the equipment. Students should bring indoor shoes and wear snug-fitting clothing on the upper body.
It is highly recommended that students take this course 2-3 times before considering advanced courses. Students should discuss this progression with Kathy Millar in order to ensure that it is appropriate.
This six-week session costs $55 plus HST.
This class is now full. Please contact Kathy or Larry if you wish to reserve a spot in another session.
Class #1: Eye-dominance testing, equipment selection, warm-ups, skill demonstration, shooting right away at close distances, finishing with a fun round.
Class #2: Warm-ups, review, finger placement on the string, at full draw, and anchor position, finishing with a fun round.
Class #3: Warm-ups, review, release action of the fingers and direction of release, finishing with a fun round.
Class #4: Warm-ups, review, position of string elbow and direction, four quadrants of strength, finishing with a fun round.
Class #5: Warm-ups, review, string alignment, proper aiming – how and when, finishing with a fun round.
Class #6: Warm-ups, review, follow-through – both sides, finishing with a fun round.