NOTICE: On 2/22/20, the Long Range at WPA will be closed starting 9am for re-stacking the existing bales and fixing some of the bale stands. This is a temporary fix to provide better shooting until we can do our ambitious goal of reworking all the bales and stands with new materials sometime towards the end … Read more 2/22/20: Long Range closed for Bale Rework
Greetings fellow archers! Woodley Park Archers is proud to host the 2019 Shoot Out Autism tournament, the third and last installment of this year’s Shoot for the Cure tour! This is a JOAD level tournament featuring a 600 shot at 18 meters (two rounds of 10 ends, three arrows per). This is the official indoor distance, … Read more 2019 Shoot Out Autism
Greetings WPA members and fellow archers! Today, March 30th, 2019, we had our annual elections for the WPA Board of Directors. We would like to congratulate the new board of directors and thank them in advance for their upcoming year of service! President: Wayne ShaphranVice President: Andrew RobertsonSecretary: Sam AmundsunTreasurer: Chris WilhemMembers at Large: Robert … Read more 2019 WPA Board of Directors Election Results
If you want to try something truly fun, historic and liberating, try Clout archery. Clout shooting is long distance archery which simulates the loosing of arrows in medieval warfare at an approaching army 100 – 200 hundred yards away. The term comes from the Old English word “clut” meaning a “piece of cloth” and in … Read more Woodley Park Archery Clout Shoot
Please note that, on Wednesday, July 4th, 2018, there will be no Beginner/Community Class! WPA and the instructors will be taking the day off to spend with family, friends, and loved ones. The range is still open to everyone who has his or her own equipment, so those who do please feel free to come … Read more Wednesday, July 4th, 2018: No Beginner/Community Class!
Woodley Park Archers is always in need of volunteer archery instructors for its community programs and events! If you are interested in becoming a USA Archery Certified Instructor, our Vice President is offering a class on August 25th! Register for his L1 or L2 class (L2 includes the L1 course) before July 30th at http://robertsonarchery.com/certification and … Read more USAA L1 and L2 Certification classes coming in August!
On Saturday, August 25th, 2018, Woodley Park Archers is hosting the return of its Annual Archery Swapmeet and Member Potluck BBQ! The Potluck and BBQ is available at no charge for members and $5 for non members. The swapmeet is open to everyone at no charge! Guests and vendors may all come and mingle, shop, … Read more 2018 WPA Annual Swapmeet: The Return!
Annual elections will be held at Woodley Park archery range. Ballots will be accepted between 11am and noon on Saturday, March 31st. Voting is open to all members. Memberships applications are available and will be accepted up until voting begins. Candidates are as listed below: OFFICERS Position Candidates President Wayne Shaphran Vice President Andrew … Read more Woodley Park Archers Board Elections
Our beginner class this Saturday morning, December 24, will be cancelled so that our coaching staff can have the day off to spend it with family and friends (and complete their last minute Christmas shopping.) We will hold class the following week, Saturday morning, December 31, (New Years eve day). All Wednesday classes will continue. … Read more December 24th class