Mount Vernon Archery Summer Youth Archery Camp – June 19-23rd

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Beginning Archery for youth grades 3-5      Cost $40/archer

June 19-23rd at Washington Elementary Gym in Mount Vernon

This is an introduction to archery for younger archers.  Students should be able to pull back a bow of at minimum a bow set a draw weight of 12lbs in order participate.  Bows and arrows will be provided at no extra charge. All archers must wear closed toed shoes in order to shoot.

 

Day 1 – introduction to archery, safety rules, eye dominance test, practicing form with a string bow, bow fitting, shooting first shots on a range with a coach or mentor

Day 2 – practicing form with a string bow, shooting on a range, working on safe practices

Day 3 – working more on archery shooting form and a target game

Day 4 – introduction to targets and scoring

Day 5 – practice, fun shoot, treats and awards

 

3D Target (Intermediate/ Advanced) Archery for youth grades 6-12 Cost $40/archer

June 19-23rd at Washington Elementary / Anamosa Bowhunters

This is an introduction to 3D archery for intermediate and advanced archers.  To be successful archers should already have basic skills to hit a smaller target consistently at a distances between 10-20yds. Students should be able to pull back a bow of at minimum a bow set a draw weight of 12lbs in order participate. Bows and arrows will be provided at no extra charge. All archers must wear closed toed shoes in order to shoot. First day will be at Washington Elem.

 

Day 1 – introduction to 3D Archery and club, bow fitting, 3D target vitals and aiming

Day 2 – practice on 3D targets (6 animals – NASP/IBO 3D Challenge range)

Day 3 – practice on 3D targets, intro to outdoor 3D course, stakes and vitals

Day 4 – working on 3D targets indoor/outdoor course, scoring, ranging distances

Day 5 – fun shoot – Indoor 3D Challenge and/or 20 target outdoor course

 

To register complete and send form to

Mount Vernon Archery, ℅ Tom Wilkinson, 318 B Ave SE, Mount Vernon, IA 52314   

Checks payable to Mount Vernon Archery.  

 

Deadline for camp registrations is Saturday, June 10th.

Check your email for your camp registration confirmation.

 

Sessions: Monday-Friday

8:30am-10:00am (limited to 12 students)*3D at Anamosa Bowhunters*

11:30am-1:00pm (limited to 12 students) at Washington Elem Gym

1:15pm-2:45pm (limited to 12 students) at Washington Elem Gym

 

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