Please read the below information before contacting the club


Before joining any archery club, you must complete a beginners course. 

Our next course dates:

The june course is now closed. The next course dates will be posted here when known.


Archery Beginners Course (basic safety skills)

What will the course involve?

9 hours of training split over several sessions

Training and support from qualified coaches who will teach basic safety skills including the setting up of a club bow, what to do and what not to do, scoring, and the different bow styles used in archery.

By the end of the course we expect you to be shooting independently under observation at 20 yards 

Upon sucessfully completing the course you will receive a certificate that allows you to join any archery club.


What do I need to bring/wear?

All archery equipment is provided

Please wear clothes that are close fitting on the arms and torso, tie back dangling hair, remove dangling jewellery, and do not wear open toe shoes

Some courses are held outdoors so bring appropriate clothing and a bottle of water



What if I want to join the club? 

At Fosse Company of Archers, we allow our new members to hire the club bows  for up to 3 months or until the next course, whichever is less. There is a small fee each time they are used in addition to shooting fees (senior bow hire: £1, junior: 50p per session).


After completing your beginners course if you want to join the club, the fees are broken down below and can be explained by the membership secretary.


Annual Club Membership 2020-2021 Seniors Standard £45.00 or Block Payment £80 (pay no outdoor target fees) Juniors - £20.00  Student (student ID card reqd) - £30.00

Club membership is reduced pro-rata quarterly if joining part way through the year (membership year starts 1st April). 

For fees on the days you shoot look at the 'shooting times and fees' page.


Archery GB membership (compulsory) this is your insurance to shoot at any AGB registerd club, membership year starts 1st October. See AGB website for current fees.


Affiliation to Region and County (compulsory)

See the Leicestershire and Rutland County Archery Association website for current fees.