Training Programs at Lancaster Archery Academy
At Lancaster Archery Academy, we offer comprehensive training in the sport of archery. We provide step-by-step instruction in a supportive class environment for beginners, intermediate archers and students at an advanced level of performance.
- Our students typically begin with one of our introductory sessions. Ideal for families just starting out in the sport of archery, these one-hour classes focus on the fundamentals of form, range etiquette and safety. Students can try out different types of bows and shooting styles to determine which is best suited to their needs and preferences. Lancaster Archery Academy provides the equipment and expert instruction; you provide the enthusiasm and eagerness to learn. These low-cost exploratory sessions are ideal for families and provide a real knowledge base for parents deciding if archery is right for their children.
- For beginners, we provide a solid grounding in the fundamentals of archery. The sport is especially beneficial for younger students; the social skills and confidence learned in each Lancaster Archery Academy class can have a significant impact on other areas of the child’s daily life. Our courses are fun and lively, ensuring that children and adults remain engaged and interested in the learning process. Additionally, archery develops strength and accuracy. Students who practice archery regularly can give both small and large motor skills a thorough workout, allowing these children to achieve more in regular physical education courses. Finally, our beginning archery courses are designed to allow families to learn and compete together, creating the positive bonds that ensure lasting and healthy relationships in the future.
- Intermediate courses target specific areas for improvement and growth. Persistence and dedication pay off in the archery world, and the intermediate archery courses at Lancaster Archery Academy are tailored to reward these personal attributes and provide added motivation for students in achieving their archery goals. Forms training, increasing accuracy and building strength are the primary goals during this critical period in archery training; however, at Lancaster Archery Academy, we continue to place a significant emphasis on socialization, confidence and working as a team to achieve goals.
- Advanced classes at Lancaster Archery Academy are by invitation only and focus on the skills and mental attributes necessary for competition at the top levels of the sport. Students at this level are expected to work with their own equipment and to practice independently between training sessions to improve skills and enhance overall performance. The competitive techniques and strategies we teach at Lancaster Archery Academy are designed to provide the competitive edge for our students. Our own travelling competition team regularly brings home honors and medals for Lancaster Archery Academy and is a force to be reckoned with in the archery world.
Home-schooling and charter school classes are welcome at Lancaster Archery Academy; we offer archery-as-a-sport courses designed for students at all levels of expertise. Our certified archery instructors can create a custom learning plan to meet the needs of students and satisfy the requirements of the educational environment.
At Lancaster Archery Academy, we are dedicated to providing the most comprehensive archery education programs available. Our certified instructors provide a safe learning environment for students while delivering world-class archery instruction for students at all levels and of all ages. Contact us today to learn more about our innovative archery programs, or stop by to sign up for an introductory session. We look forward to meeting you.