Welcome to Savile-Bowmen.org.uk
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.
27/09/2014 - 23rd Indoor Tournament, Sunday 1st February 2015
We are pleased to announce that we will be holding our 23rd Indoor Tournament on Sunday 1st February 2014. This will be a record status double Portsmouth round held at Spen Valley Sports College.
Please note that entries are now closed for this tournament, as all places have been filled.
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 19:15 Please refer to the locations page for full details and directions to our outdoor venue.
16/04/2014 - Outdoor Season Begins
Our outdoor season has now begun and regular club sessions are being held on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. For full details and directions to our outdoor venue please see the locations page.
08/04/2014 - Spring Newsletter
Roving reporter Jim Forrester introduces outdoor shooting, new bosses and a "robin hood". Download the Savile Bowmen Spring 2014 Newsletter here today.
24/03/2014 - Winter Beginners' Course Completed
Congratulations to the February/March 2014 Beginners' course participants who have successfully completed 6 weeks of tuition. Savile Bowmen would like to welcome new members transitioning from the course in anticipation of the 2014 outdoor season due to commence in April.
27/11/2013 - 22nd Indoor Tournament
Savile Bowmen are pleased to announce the results of a successful 22nd Indoor Tournament - a record status Double Portsmouth - held on Sunday 2nd February 2014 at Spen Valley Sports College.
Full results can be found in the tournament results.
Savile Bowmen would like to thank all participants for entering. The 23rd Indoor Tournament is expected to be held at the same venue in 2015.
23/09/2013 - Have A Go Event Success
On Sunday 22nd September Savile Bowmen held their 2nd invitational have-a-go event. Over 30 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. Following the success of the have a go event Savile Bowmen will be holding two full beginner's courses for the indoor season.