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 ( £5 per session) but please be aware that indoor shooting nights are often full so please enquire beforehand. Please bring your current Archery GB 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

Dates for the winter training sessions 2019-20 All sessions start at 10, with the venue available from 9-30 for set up. Sessions close at 4pm Refreshments provided throughout the day but please bring own lunch. Cost of sessions – indoor s… Continue Reading

Andrew Patterson

The winner takes it all . The loser's standing small

At the Burton Constable Medieval Tournament on 9th of June Andrew Patterson won “Highest Gents Score”, “Highest Overall Score”, and “Most Golds” Continue Reading

Chris Hill

So farewell, Adieu, So long, Vaya Con Dios

This sport has a notoriously high turn over of members. People take up the sport with enthusiasm and then suddenly, for whatever reason we never see them again. Often we never give them a second thought - they came -they shoot- they leave.… Continue Reading