The Wakefield Archers


Welcome to The Wakefield Archers. A target archery club based in Wakefield West Yorkshire

Welcome to our website. Here you will find everything you need to know about shooting at our club . You will find links to the latest news below or alternatively use the above menu to find further information about our club.
If you have come to this website looking to take up the sport then you will find all the information you need regarding our beginner courses in the " INFORMATION" section of this website. Please read it before you enquire about availability and elegability, particularly if you are enquiring for your child.

We welcome archers of all abilities to shoot as a visitor ( for a small fee) but please be aware that indoor shooting nights are often full so please enquire beforehand. Please bring your current G.N.A.S card or proof of affiliation to a recognised national body. If you have completed a beginners course elsewhere and wish to join the club as a member then one of our coaches will take you through a short assessment and once you have paid your membership fee you can shoot.

If you want to just come down and see what it is all about then you are more than welcome. We meet in the sports hall at Q.E.G.S .on a Tuesday and Thursday evening between 6:30 pm and 8:30 pm (through the winter). Through the summer we shoot at Slazengers SSC at Horbury (Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 6:30 -8:30 pm). All year round we shoot at Walton Sports and Social Club on Saturday mornings from 8:30am.

This website is constantly being developed so please visit it at regular intervals to find out more .

Good Shooting.

Latest News

Clout Shoot 3rd May

May the 4th be with you!

Below are the results for the "Clout" shoot held on Friday 3rd May. Sorry to spoil your moment of fame Paul but apparently someone can't add up ( probably Ray) so you came second . Continue Reading

Congratulations to Les Wild for winning the handicap shoot. 2nd was Anne Wallace followed by Michael Kellet. Full results are in the members area. Continue Reading

Big Tony Does It Again

“The archer is the true weapon; the bow is just a long piece of wood.”

We can chalk up another victory for The Wakefield Archers . Big Tony won Gold at 60 yds at the "White Rose Crazy National" on saturday with a score of 607 and 13 golds. Well done Tony. Continue Reading

Mandy 575

There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure. (Colin Powel)

Congratulations to Mandy for last nights portsmouth score- I will let her score sheet speak for itself ! Continue Reading

Outdoor Shooting

The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the wide world’s joy.

Thankfully the long dark days of winter are behind us now and we can look forward to a new outdoor season. The last indoor shooting night at Q.E.G.S. will be on Tuesday 09th of April and on that night we are due to hold our "Handicap… Continue Reading