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Savile Bowmen

Welcome to Savile Bowmen.

Row of targets.

Savile Bowmen is an open membership target archery club in the Kirklees area of West Yorkshire, and is affiliated to Archery GB, Northern Counties Archery Society and the Yorkshire Archery Association. We have an active and growing membership who shoot compound, recurve and longbow disciplines.

Our club shoots at Dewsbury Moor ARLFC during the outdoor season and Spen Valley Sports College during the indoor season. Both of these venues are open to visitors.

We have an open membership and welcome archers of all abilities. Feel free to visit us at one of our regular sessions and introduce yourself.

Club News

22/05/2016 - Places Available on our Beginners' Course

We still have places available for our next six-week beginners' course starting on Friday 3rd June 2016. For more information or to book your place, please contact us.

18/04/2016 - Outdoor Season Begins

We are now in our outdoor season, shooting at Dewsbury Moor ARLFC on Monday, Wednesday and Friday evenings, and Sunday afternoons. Please refer to the locations page for full details and directions to our outdoor venue.

07/02/2016 - Indoor Tournament Results

Savile Bowmen held their 24th Indoor Tournament on Sunday 7th February. Over 50 archers competed at the event. Special thanks to our sponsors Aardvark Archery for supporting the event.

24th Indoor Tournament Results.

30/01/2016 - Indoor Tournament - Now fully booked

The Savile Bowmen 24th Indoor Tournament is on Sunday 7th February. The target list can be found here.

14/01/2016 - Indoor Tournament - Places still available

We still have places available for the Savile Bowmen 24th Indoor Tournament on Sunday 7th February. Please send in your entry form as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

24/11/2015 - Savile Bowmen 24th Indoor Tournament - Sunday 7th February 2016

We are pleased to announce that we will be running our 24th annual indoor tournament on Sunday 7th February 2016. This will be a record status double Portsmouth, to be held at Spen Valley Sports College - sponsored by Aardvark Archery.

24th Indoor Tournament entry form

12/10/2015 - Beginners' Course starting Friday 16th October

Our next six-week beginners' course starts on Friday 16th October. Please use our enquiry form to request information on the next beginners' course or to get your name onto the waiting list.

14/09/2015 - Have-a-go Session

We are holding a have-a-go session on Sunday 20th September 1-3pm at Dewsbury Moor ARLFC (WF13 3UY). Come along and try your hand at archery. This event is free of charge and all are welcome (minimum age 8 to shoot). There is no need to book - just turn up! We look forward to seeing you there.

19/08/2015 - Indoor Season & Wednesday Outdoor Shooting

The upcoming indoor season will begin on Monday 14th September at Spen Valley Sports College. We will be shooting from 7:30 PM Mondays and Fridays.

Additionally we are now able to shoot on Wednesday evenings at Dewsbury Moor ARLFC again.

06/05/2015 - UPDATE - Temporary Change to Shooting Sessions

Great news! We are now able to resume our Friday shooting sessions at Dewsbury Moor ARLFC. Our shooting sessions are currently Mondays and Fridays from 6:30pm and Sundays from 1pm.

24/04/2015 - Temporary Change to Shooting Sessions

Our Wednesday and Friday shooting sessions have temporarily been suspended due to an increase in rugby training and temporary pitch constraints. Our shooting sessions are currently Mondays from 6:30pm and Sundays from 1pm.

13/04/2015 - Outdoor Season

We are now in our outdoor season. Our shooting evenings are Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 6:30pm and Sundays from 1pm. Please refer to the locations page for full details and directions to our outdoor venue.

20/02/2015 - Welcome to our New Members

Congratulations to our new members on completing their beginners' course: welcome to Savile Bowmen! If you would like information on our next beginners' course, please use our enquiry form.

01/02/2015 - 23rd Indoor Tournament, Sunday 1st February 2015

We are pleased to announce the results of our 23rd Indoor Tournament held on Sunday 1st February 2015. This was a record status double Portsmouth round held at Spen Valley Sports College. Savile Bowmen would like to thank all participants for entering.

23rd Indoor Tournament results

16/01/2015 - Beginners' Course

Our six-week beginners' course began on Friday 16th January and will run on Friday evenings at our indoor venue. Please use our enquiry form to request information on the next beginners' course.

21/09/2014 - The Return of The Indoor Season

Savile Bowmen have returned indoors for the winter season. Our shooting evenings are Mondays and Fridays from 7:15pm. Please refer to the locations page for full details and directions to our indoor venue.

21/09/2014 - Have A Go Event Success

On Sunday 21st September, Savile Bowmen held their third invitational have-a-go event. Over 50 people of all ages joined in for an afternoon of shooting in the summer heat. Club members provided tuition and explained the various types of equipment used by target archers.

14/09/2014 - Captain's Day Shoot

On 14th September 2014, we held the Captain's Day Shoot. Around 20 archers turned up to shoot, the weather was kind and a good time was had by all.