Archery - YMCA of Southwestern Indiana

Archery

Take aim in the YMCA Archery program.  From beginner to skilled competitive marksman…our program introduces archers to the joy of the sport recreationally while providing avenues to progress to the exciting level of competition!  Our goal is to equip each participant with the knowledge of range safety, respect of the sport, handling and care of equipment, proper shooting technique in an environment that fosters focus, improved accuracy, increased self-confidence and team building, while also progressing to the level of competitive archery competition.  We provide programs designed to serve both beginners (with little to no experience) up to the competitive level.  So sign up and aim for the bulls-eye under the watchful eye of our certified archery instructor staff.

All program equipment is provided for our participants.

Level 1 - Beginner Archery

LOCATION: Old Downtown YMCA

W 8+ Jan 19 – Mar 9 5:00-5:50p $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
SA 8+ Jan 22 – Mar 12 9:00-9:50a $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
SA 8+
Jan 22 – Mar 12
11:00-11:50a
$80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
W 8+ Apr 6 – May 25 5:00-5:50p $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
SA 8+ Apr 9 – May 28 9:00-9:50a $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
SA 8+
Apr 9 – May 28
11:00-11:50a
$80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
SA 8+ Jun 4 – Jul 30 9:00-9:50a $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
W 8+ Jun 8 – Jul 27 6:00-6:50p $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
Sa 8+ Aug 13 – Oct 1 9:00-9:50a $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
W 8+ Aug 17 – Oct 12 5:30-6:20p $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
  • No SA, July 2 due to 4th of July weekend.

Archery Beginner Program:
– Compound or traditional bow (supplied by Y if needed)
– No Sights
– Finger Release
– Learn: Safety, Range Rules, Proper Shooting Technique

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Level 2 - Intermediate Archery

LOCATION: Old Downtown YMCA

W 8+ Jan 19 – Mar 9 6:00-6:50p $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
SA
8+
Jan 22 – Mar 12
10:00-10:50a
$80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
W 8+ Apr 6 – May 25 6:00-6:50p $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
SA
8+
Apr 9 – May 28
10:00-10:50a
$80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
SA
8+
Jun 4 – Jul 30
10:00-10:50a
$80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
W 8+ Jun 8 – Jul 27 7:00-7:50p $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
Sa 8+ Aug 13 – Oct 1 10:00-10:50a $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
W 8+ Aug 17 – Oct 12 6:30-7:20p $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
  • No SA, July 2 due to 4th of July weekend.

Archery Intermediate Program:
– Compound or traditional bow (supplied by Y if needed)
– No Sights
– Finger Release
– Has understanding of: Safety, Range Rules, Proper Shooting Technique
– Shoots up to 15 Meters

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Level 3 - Advanced Archery

LOCATION: Old Downtown YMCA

DAYS:
AGE:
SESSION:
TIME:
FEES*:
M 8+ Jan 17 – May 7 5:30-6:30p $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
M 8+ Apr 4 – May 23 5:30-6:30p $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
Sa 8+ Jun 4 – Jul 23 7:30-8:30a $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
M 8+ Jun 6 – Aug 1 6:00-7:00p $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
Sa 8+ Aug 13 – Oct 1 7:30-8:30a $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
M 8+ Aug 15 – Oct 10 6:00-7:00p $80 (YM) | $105 (NM)
  • No M, Sept 6 due to Labor Day.

Archery Advanced Program:
– Compound or traditional bow (supplied by Y if needed)
– Use of  Sights PERMITTED
– Use of Release Aids PERMITTED
– Use of Stabilizers PERMITTED
– Hip Quivers RECOMMENDED
– Has understanding of: Safety, Range Rules, Proper Shooting Technique
– Shoots 20 Yards / 18 Meters

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Archery Personal Training

Take aim and improve your archery skills with a personal archery trainer!  Our seasoned and veteran archery trainers focus individual training sessions around assisting clients with the advancement of their archery skill level.  Sessions are instructed through individually-tailored trainings, are personal and also focus on the individuals skill needs.

LOCATION:
SESSION:
FEES:
Old DT Y
By Appointment
$50 hr (Ind – YM) | $60 hr (Ind – NM)

Contact Coach Joe Lagenour for instructor availability, days and times at archery@ymcaswin.org.  Pay at either location or online for your day of training and present receipt to Coach Joe prior to start of training session for the day.

LOCATION: Old Downtown YMCA

Archery for Scouts

Secure your Boy or Girl Scout troop Badges. Our certified range instructor can help your troop complete the requirements needed.

 

Archery Summer Camp

Archery Christmas Camp

Archery Spring Break Camp

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    *(YM) means YMCA member, which have full use of the St. Vincent and Dunigan YMCAs.
    (NM) means Non-Member, which are enrolled in an individual YMCA program without being a YMCA Member.