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We are a very friendly club and always welcome new members. We shoot most disciplines of archery, including longbow, recurve, and compound bows.

Shooting all distances up to 100 yards, our outdoor range is on the sports field in the beautiful setting of Wootton Courtenay.

We run a number of tasters and beginners courses throughout the year; to find more information on this or any other subject please go to the enquiries page.

 West Somerset Company of Archers

               Wootton Courtenay

                        Sports field

                      Brockwell lane

                        TA24 8RN

                                            Cost of Shooting for the year

                                         GNAS        GWAS      SCAA        CLUB        TOTAL  

Senior 25 and above    £47.00       £6.00       £6.00       £25.00       £84.00

Senior 18 to 24.             £12.00        £3.00      £3.00       £25.00       £43.00

Junior Archer.                £12.00      £2.00       £3.00      £12.50       £29.50

Disabled Archer.           £12.00       £0.00      £0.00       £12.50       £24.50

Accounts Auditor                       John Paterson

Welfare Officer                          Emma Cobb  

Coaching Co-ordinator            Geoff Gilbert

Coach                                            Peter Bright

Chair Person                                        Tim Riley

Equipment  Officer                    Peter Bright

Event  Organiser                         Liz Scribbans

Publicity Officer                         Suzanne Harris

First Aid Officer                          Jon Cox

Range Captain                             Peter Bright

Range Lieutenants                      Michael Saunders  Records Officer                            Geoff Gilbert

Secretary                                        Jon Cox

Treasurer                                         Peter Bright

Web Site  editor                           Suzanne Harris


                 The club was formed in 1955. The very first arrow was shot by Bert Oram, the reigning English Champion.

This gives potential new members a chance to see what we provide, to try archery and check out our facilities,

and to see if our club is what they are looking for. Beginners  are loaned all necessary equipment and coaching is provided.

After the taster session you can if you wish book a beginners course.

Archery is a sport enjoyed by people of all ages. You do not need any previous experience to take part in a beginner's course.


All the equipment you need is provided; the cost of the course is £30 for seniors and £12.50 for juniors under 18. Please note we do not coach juniors under 9. Each course consists of six two-hour sessions. After completing the course you may join the club if you wish.


Parents and guardians of juniors under the age of 16 must remain in attendance. This is an Archery GB requirement.


.Please see the price list below for yearly membership.

             This price includes Membership to our club. Membership to Archery GB the governing body for archery in the UK, this also covers insurance.

                                                 Seniors £84.00       Seniors 18 to 24  £43.00       Disabled Archers  £24.50      Juniors £29.50  

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