Hinckley Archery Club

​Hinckley Archery Club, founded in 1980 is a very friendly and inclusive club that welcomes old and new archers of all ages, either beginners or experienced.

Latest News


11th September

  • ​Next beginners course will be held over 5 Thursdays, on Thursday October 24th at 7pm in the sports hall. Places are limited so please email Colin on the contact details page.
  • Added some photo's to the gallery from the end of the last beginners course, you can see how far they've come in the 4 weeks. 

5th September

  • Date set for moving in doors, we will be moving equipment down to the container for indoor use after shooting on Tuesday 17th September. Please make an effort to attend and help out, the first indoor shoot will then be at 7pm on Thursday the 19th of September.
  • There will be another beginners course towards the end of October and likely a taster, please email Colin on the contact page if you are interested.

​13th August

  • Updated Gallery with pictures of Sunday's post shoot
  • Re-ordered Gallery drop down for ease of navigation
  • Added 2019 AGM minutes to Members->Club Information

1st August

  • Updated club fees for 2019/2020 on the members page
  • ​Have a go on Fossweay Radio website : 
  • http://www.fosse107.co.uk/hinckley/events/event/archery-have-a-go/ 


July 26th Update

  • We are running a "Have-a-go" on Tuesday 13th of August, starting at 6pm and shooting for an hour. Our instructors will take you through the basics so you can shoot a few "ends" to see if archery is for you. The club has a wide age group and is a fun and welcoming group.


  • If you enjoy the taster, the club is running our last summer season Archery GB approved beginners course. This course runs for 4 sessions - taking you through the basics and provides a certificate at the end.


  • The course costs £40 per person payable on the first session, the dates for the course are:
  • Sunday 25th of August 12pm - 2pm
  • Thursday 29th August 6pm - 7:30pm
  • Thursday 5th September 6pm - 7:30pm
  • Sunday 8th September 12pm - 2pm


  • Please see the beginners page to contact Colin about the course.​​

July 2nd update

  • AGM date set for Thursday 25th of July @ 7:30pm at the New Plough Hinckley: Link
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April 26th update​

  • Sunday shoot dates are as follows:
    • 5th May
    • 19th May
    • 2nd June (Clout Shoot)
    • 16th June
    • 30th June
    • 7th July (Clout Shoot)
    • 14th July
    • 28th July
    • 11th August (Clout Shoot)
    • 25th August
    • 8th September
  • Shoots are between 12pm and 2pm and dependant on weather.

March 21st update

  • We will be moving outdoors for the summer season the first week in April, the plan is to move the kit to the container on Tuesday the 2nd of April at 5:30.
  • The first outdoor shoot will then be 5:30 on Thursday the 4th and then again every Tuesday and Thursday at 5:30 till 7:30 (or its to dark early on!).
  • ​Sunday shoots will resume as well - dates will be posted when finalised. 

February 5th update

  • Archived 2018 news and added a note about Heath Lane Roadworks from mini roundabout till Doctors Surgery - expected to be closed till 23rd of March