Membership

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  1. Visitor or Archery Alliance Member: attending with or invited by a full member can attend a maximum of 4 times a year.
  2. Temporary Member (12 visits): via participation in Club based Come & Try program or Beginners Classes. These 12 visits do not need to be consecutive but can be split over a longer period.
  3. Associate Member: a Primary (Current and Financial) Member of another AA affiliated club. Associates are responsible for understanding the Clubs safety policies available on this website.
  4. Full Member (Senior, Junior, Family): Primary Member of Northern Archers of Sydney Inc.
  5. Family discounts apply for multiple family members, conditions apply. For advice on our membership, please contact: Secretary at northernarchersofsyd@gmail.com

Membership - Age Classification

Age Classes 2021

Cubs – Athletes born in the year 2008 or since 2008
An athlete may compete in the Cub class in tournaments until December 31 of the year of his or her 13th birthday.

Intermediate – Athletes born in the years 2006 or 2007
An athlete may compete in the Intermediate class in tournaments until December 31 of the year of his or her 15th birthday.

Cadets – Athletes born in the years 2005 or 2004
An athlete may compete in the Cadet class in tournaments until December 31 of the year of his or her 17th birthday.

20 and Under (Junior) – Athletes born in the years 2001, 2002 or 2003
An athlete may compete in the Junior class in tournaments until December 31 of the year of his or her 20th birthday.

Open   – Athletes born in 1972 to 2000 inclusive
An athlete of any age may compete in the Open class in tournaments, but those born in the above years have no alternative.

Masters – Athletes born in the years 1962 to 1971
An athlete may compete in the Master class in tournaments from January 1 of the year of his or her 50th birthday and thereafter.

Veterans – Athletes born in the years 1952 to 1961
An athlete may compete in the Veteran class in tournaments from January 1 of the year of his or her 60th birthday and thereafter.

Veterans Plus – Athletes born in or prior to 1951
An athlete may compete in the Veteran class in tournaments from January 1 of the year of his or her 70th birthday and thereafter.

Notes:

  • Cubs can shoot as Cub, Intermediate, Cadet, 20 and Under (Junior2) or Open

  • Intermediates can shoot as Intermediate, Cadet, 20 and Under (Junior2) or Open

  • Cadets can shoot as Cadet, 20 and Under (Junior2) or Open

  • 20 and Under can shoot as 20 and Under (Junior2) or Open

  • Master can shoot as Master or Open

  • Veterans can shoot as Veteran, Master or Open

  • Veteran Plus can shoot as Veteran Plus, Veteran, Master or Open

Conditions of Membership

Conditions of Membership - All Membership Levels

  • New Individuals, applying for an Associate Membership at Northern Archers of Sydney Inc., Pennant Hills Park, Archery Range must contact the Secretary by email, before signing up. The Secretary is available on northernarchersofsyd@gmail.com

  • New Individuals applying for Full Club Membership, at Northern Archers of Sydney Inc., Pennant Hills Park, Archery Range must be familiar with and abide by the safety policies listed below. All members must carry their current Archery Australia membership card with them at all times. In the event that the membership payment has been made through the AA webiste; proof of such payment should be kept with you until you receive your AA card. i.e. Club receipt, bank statement/receipt etc.

  • Completion of a Beginners Course or a Full Assessment conducted by  a Northern Archers Coach, is a prerequisite for membership. If you haven't successfully completed either of these at Northern, your membership application will be declined. 

Shooting Distance Qualifications

  • One of our conditions for new membership is that you must either have completed our beginner's course or be able to demonstrate an acceptable standard of proficiency, through an assessment. The club rules allow new members to increase their shooting distance by 10 metres each time a qualifying distance is achieved starting at 20 metres. This ensures that you are achieving a level of competency, that does not put other members at risk. More information can be found in the booklet link below.

Club Information Booklet

Club Safety Policies.

Member Advantages

Shoot on a range that is accessible 7 days a week, 365 days a year during daylight hours.

Permanent butts - state of the art, no need to set up target butts to shoot.

Clout range with capacity for 2 rings for scheduled Clout practice and competitions. Clout practice outside scheduled times is subject to no. of archers on the target range and is best done early in the morning or late in the afternoon. Otherwise, the target range always has priority.

24 Marked Field Course accessable to all members. If using the field course, please follow rules of using the course. 

Full insurance coverage by Archery Australia.

One of the most beautiful Archery range in Australia. Tranquil, Quiet and  Peaceful surroundings allow archers to enjoy the sport.

Ample of parking available for all members. 

Membership after Beginners classes allows you to use club equipment including bows, arrows and accessories at no cost for a period of one month after joining. This is important in the period leading up to investing in your own equipment.

Members under 18 years of age must be supervised by an adult on the range. 

Membership with Northern Archers affiliates you with Archery NSW and Archery Australia.

Active Kids

Northern Archers of Sydney is an ActiveKids Provider.

  • Membership fees will need to be paid in full before ActiveKids voucher can be processed.
  • Email the ActiveKids Voucher including voucher number, child's name as it appears on the vouchers and their date of birth to the club secretary: northernarchersofsyd@gmail.com 
  • Please provide your bank details so the club can reimburse you.
  • Once the club receives payment from ActiveKids (approx 4-6 weeks). The club will reimburse you the amount paid by ActiveKids.

Please Note:

  • All ActiveKids Vouchers expire at the end of the calendar year they are issued in.
  • Once the ActiveKids Vouchers has been redeemed they cannot be used again.
  • If the ActiveKids Vouchers is rejected no payment will be made by the club.

Vouchers are redeemable only under individual memberships and not under family/group memberships