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The Cotswolds Archery Range: Your Go-To Spot For Archery Sessions

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Olympic Sport For All To Enjoy

Cotswold Archery was founded in 2012 and has a dedicated archery range set in an area of outstanding beauty in the Cotswolds.

  We are members of the Grand National Archery Society and an Archery Activity Partner with Archer GB, and for those wishing to try the Olympic sport of archery, they can book a One-hour, 90 minute or a full Two-hour archery experience with Cotswold Archery's  professional archer/s.

The One-hour archery experience, archers will be using the Three piece Wooden re-curve bow with a draw weight of 18lb, shooting 6 arrow each time at targets set at 18 meters. Children aged 8 to 11 years old or archers with limited upper body strength can use the Junior Three piece Wooden re-curve d w of 12lb, shooting 6 arrows each time at targets set at 10 meters, moving  further back as they progress.

The 90 minute archery experience will start on the Three piece Wooden re-curve bow for approx. 45 minutes, then there will be a chance to shoot 6 arrows using the Three piece metal-handled Olympic re-curve bow d w 26lb (the starting bow for many archers), and the Syrian Horse bow d w 30lb.

The Two hour archery experience will use  the Three piece Wooden re-curve bow, the Three piece metal-handled Olympic recurve bow, the Syrian Horse bow and a chance to shoot 6 arrows using the The American flat bow (the equivalent to the long bow) d w 35lb and the mighty Mongolian bow  d w 40lb.

(The Two hour archery  experience is NOT recommended for ages 8 to 11 year old and for those with limited upper body strength)

Cotswold Archery reserve the right to change the bow types used in the 90 minute and Two hour archery experiences (other bow types, the Compound bow d w 30lb, the Hungarian bow d w 35lb and the English long bow d w 40lb).

Booking  Required,  minimum age 8 years old and for all abilities.

 Booking details: from March to September, first archery experience start time at 10.30 am, latest  booking time 14.00pm.

From October to February 10.30 am only (other booking maybe  available).

Archers can book to participate in a public group archery experience of up 12 archers, or book a private one to one, family or group archery experiences.

Established archers can hire one of our six targets at our dedicated 18 meter range, to practice and hone their skills / technique at an alternative venue and  outside their normal archery club meeting day / evening or for just an extra shooting session. Archery coaching, equipment check can also be arranged to help them improve and find their perfect shot, the archer can also try out other bow styles at the unique venue.

For more information, availability and prices please use contact point below.

Please note that all booking dates and times are subject to availability and will be confirmed by email.

Our Offerings

Discover the array of archery experiences waiting for you at Cotswold Archery.

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Cotswold Archery Beginners courses

These beginners courses follow the Archery GB and the Grand National Archery Society's  guidelines, once completed the newly qualified archers are able to join their local Archery club. 

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Corporate  Archery Experiences

Are you looking for a unique team-building activity or a fun-filled family outing? Our corporate and family archery sessions perfectly blend entertainment and skill-building.

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Archery Experiences

From exciting parties for special occasions to immersive workshops and one-to-one coaching, Cotswold Archery offers various options to suit every archer.

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Why Choose Us?

Fully Qualified

Our instructors are fully qualified, ensuring you receive best-in-class training and guidance during your archery experience.

Ideally Located

Situated in the picturesque Cotswolds, our archery range offers a stunning backdrop for your sessions.

Competitive Prices

We offer competitive prices without compromising the quality of our services, making archery accessible to all.

Cotswold Archery will be attending :
The Cotswold Show in Cirencester on
Saturday 6th July and Sunday 7th July 10.00 am to 17.00pm


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Bows Available At Cotswold Archery

At Cotswold Archery, we offer a variety of bows to suit every archer's preference and style. Our range includes:

  • Three-Piece Wooden training Recurve

  • Three-Piece Metal Olympic Recurve

  • Syrian Horse-bow

  • American Flat-Bow

  • Compound Hunting Bow

  • Mongolian bow

  • Hungarian bow

  • Recurve Cross-bow

  • The Longbow

  • Kyudo Bow

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Read Our Reviews

Brilliant Time Spent Learning Archery

"Great experience with a knowledgeable and friendly couple. They made us feel welcome and encouraged us to adjust our technique. They also showed us different bows, which was very interesting."

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Contact Details

Batsford Arboretum,

Batsford, Moreton-in-Marsh, GL56 9AD

Get In Touch With Us

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Ready To Try Archery In The Cotswolds?

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or call Us On 07949 128494 

For all bookings, Questions or request of availability

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