As a change from our normal Monday schedule, the next beginners course will now start on a Friday evening from 6.30pm
Payment of £55 per person.
Payment details can be found within the application form at the bottom of this page as well as instructions on how to return the form.
If you wish to purchase a gift voucher for one of our beginners courses for either a friend or family member, please contact us using our Contact Us section on our site and specify "Gift Voucher" in the subject line.
The minimum age requirement for juniors which we recommend is 9 years of age. It is important when juniors take part in the course that they are patient and are willing to listen to instructions from our coaches especially around the use of the bow and safety towards others.
The course lasts for 6 weeks on a Friday evenings. Arrive at 6:30pm to set up your equipment and start shooting at 7:00pm. The session will last approximately 1 1/2 hours.
Indoor sessions take place at the School Gym located in Dean Close School, Hatherley Road Cheltenham
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If travelling by car please note that the School Gym hall is just a few meters up from the Bacon Theatre which is a short drive from the Junction 11 on the M5 and only 1½ miles from Cheltenham town centre. The Bacon Theatre entrance can be accessed via the Hatherley Road entrance to Dean Close School. Simply follow the brown tourism signs from either end of the Hatherley Road. For satellite navigation purposes only, enter the postcode GL51 6EP.
There is free on-site parking available at but please be aware that spaces cannot be guaranteed during busy periods so please allow plenty of time for parking.
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We had 8 students on our outdoors summer course, with particularly good weather for the final shoot and certificate presentations. We are delighted to welcome 2 new club members from the course: Chris and Illyana.
Unlucky for some, but not for the 13 great students we had on our indoors winter course we ran at the start of 2017. All graduated with flying colours and 5 students have now joined the club: Helen, Alice, Nigel, Stuart and Alun
A large class of 15 students graduated off the autumn course 2016. Welcome to another 7 club members: Sue, Damien, Leighton, Michael, Diarmuid and mother-daughter combo Katherine and Elizabeth.
We ran an indoor course Jan - Mar 2016 and an outdoor course Apr-June 2016 which saw another 7 members join including Adam, Ash, Anne, Clive, John and father-daughter combo Chris and Kitty.
Another keen group of students saw 7 new club members including 2 couples - Vicky & Mike, Katy & James, Tracey, Mark and Russ.
Great weather for our summer course saw 12 students enjoying the evening sunshine on the field at CACSSA. 2 members enjoyed it so much they joined the club! Welcome Roger and Lee.