READY TO BECOME
AN ARCHER?


WHY ARCHERY?

Confidence, Coordination, & Leadership:
On & Beyond the Range

Archery is one of the world’s oldest competitive sports that can be a lifelong interest. Archery teaches kids patience, perseverance, and confidence, as well as helping develop hand-eye coordination, fine and gross motor skills, and upper body strength. KidSpirit Archery overall helps teach responsibility for equipment and actions, respect for others, safety and self-confidence.



NEW TO ARCHERY?

Worry Not! KidSpirit Archery is a professional program dedicated to working with children at all levels. Our instructors are trained on how to teach all skill levels and children who go through KidSpirit Archery will gain the knowledge of a lifelong sport.



Archery Camps Summer 2022

Camp Dates (Monday-Friday) Skill Level  Time Price 
Camp 2: June 20- July 1 Arrowheads & Bowmasters  8:30-10:30am   $206
Camp 2: July 11 - July 22  Arrowheads & Bowmasters  8:30-10:30am    $206
Camp 3: July 25 - August 5   Arrowheads & Bowmasters 8:30-10:30am  $206
Camp 4: July 25 - August 5   Arrowheads & Bowmasters  8:30-10:30am   $206
Camp 5:  August 5 - September 2   Arrowheads & Bowmasters 8:30-10:30am  $206

 

CLASSES OFFERED

Arrowheads

Beginner archers start here! Archers will learn and practice the correct form and the fundamentals of archery while getting to know the range.

Arrowhead classes include:

  • Range safety and archer safety
  • Mechanics of the bow and arrow
  • How to choose the right bow
  • How to aim at a target
  • Evaluations and adjustments to technique

Archers will be able to come home and share the history of archery and all the different types of bows and arrows.

Bowmasters

Once an archer has mastered the fundamentals of range and archer safety they can move onto Bowmasters! Archers will learn and practice leadership and communication skills while continuing to grow in their archery technique.

Bowmaster classes include:

  • Precision of shooting
  • Development in overall form
  • Reflective feedback from peers

Bowmasters will be able to build confidence in range management and equipment maintenance.

 

Class & Pick-up Location

Classes take place in the Langton Archery Range, covered area towards the south end of the Langton Hall between Langton and Dixon Rec Center. Due to COVID-19 restriction, pick-up and drop-off will take place outside Langton Hall. More information available soon. 

Can't Find Us?

Don't stress! Contact the KidSpirit office and we'll be happy to help your find your way. 

Wondering about Parking?

Find out on our parking page! or Check out OSU's visitor parking page!

Visitors

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, guardians may not be able to stay and watch. Please contact the office for more information. 

What to Bring

  • All Archery equipment is provided
  • Closed-toes shoes are required
  • Dress appropriately for the weather (raincoat if needed, layers, etc.)
  • Snack and water bottle are not provided, bring as needed
  • Pull back long hair
  • No Jewelry (Instructor will moderate this as needed)