North Florida Archers
- is an I.B.O. member club
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- You won't want to miss this!
- January 30, 2021 10:00am
- click below for full document
- Shooter of the Year registration
- is now available
- New format this year with
- Compound Men's & Women's
- known 45 and known 40.
- Traditional Men's & Women's
- Recurve and Longbow.
- 8 classes in all. You must be a current member of
the club. You can only
sign up and compete in one class for the entire season. Sign up is
located under the club pavilion. Sign up will close at our first monthly
shoot in February. If you have any questions feel free to message our Facebook
page or call the club phone number as shown above left.
Year End Compound Shoot
photos available above or
Book page, link at left
Lost & Found
- If you find an object left by another
- member, please call Bob at
- (754) 581 4874. Bob is within
- 5 minutes of the club. He will come to
- collect the item for safe keeping.
- THANK YOU...
- Next Club Meeting
- Feb 3, 2021
- 6:00 pm
Next 3D Club Shoot
- Feb 6c & 7t , 2021
- (c)ompound, (t)raditional
- Working Man Shoot
- begins again Mar 16,
- 5:30 pm, 10 targets
- $10 cash payout
- 5$ fun shoot
- TBOF Website and
- 2021 Shoot
- North Florida Archers
- is an annual membership
- club. Single/daily passes
- are not available.
- See our "Membership"
- page for full info...
- In order to preserve the
- life of our targets on the
- walk around ranges, no
- person will shoot more
- than 2 arrows per target.
- Target repair/replacement
- is very time consuming
- and costly.
- This policy will extend the
- life of our 3D targets so we
- can continue to provide a
- great shooting experience
- for all our members.
- Club membership cards to
- you are at the club.
- Your membership card
- identifies you as a current
- and valid
February 2021 Election of
Yearly elections will be held at the February 2021
general meeting for all officers and board members as per club by-laws.
However, the procedure for elections will be conducted in a new manner. If
you are interested in running for a position of a club officer or board
member, please submit your name to the NFA administration, between
December 1, 2020 and January 15, 2021 stating the position you would like
to hold. Your name and requested position will be added to the ballot for
the February 2021 meeting. There will be an opportunity to be placed on
the ballot as a write-in at the February meeting should you decide at the
last minute you want to run.
Ballots will be distributed at the February meeting
where you will then make your selections. The ballots will be tallied at
the meeting and results will be announced before the end of the meeting.
Please note; there has been a change which was voted and passed by the
membership that there be a maximum of 10 board members, not including the
Chairman of the board.
Members who currently hold a position of officer or
board member need to contact NFA Administration if you plan to seek
re-election for the same or different position.
- Notice of By-Law revision.
- Vote at March 3, 2021 mtg
Change the Annual
Elections to the December Meeting AND the term of elected officers to 2
years, beginning in January 2022 with a maximum of 4 consecutive years in
1 elected position staying the same.
ARTICLE IV -
ELECTED OFFICERS, TERMS OF OFFICE AND DUTIES
- Beginning in
December 2021, All officers, Chairman of the board and board of
directors will be elected by a majority vote at the December club
meeting each year with prior notice of such elections to all members
via social media outlets, email and/or the Club website
- Elected Terms
in office shall be two years and shall commence in the month of
January after the Annual Elections at the December Club Meeting of the
- Club Officers
can serve in their elected role for up to 4 consecutive years and may
run for election of any position not currently held
To facilitate a
conversion to 2 year terms, all persons elected in February 2021 will be
subject to a new vote in December 2021 if this By-law Change is Approved
by Membership Vote at the March 2021 Club Meeting.
- NFA - 2021
- Don't forget, Compound
- Shoots are now
split into different
- days (same weekend). Shoot day
for each class is listed on the Event
- Compound scoring is ASA 5,
8, 10, 12
- Traditional is IBO scoring
5, 8, 10, 11
- Keep an eye on our Event
- this website and
stay informed as to who
- links at left...
- Compound Shooter of the
- 2016 Don DeLong, Abbi Williams
- 2017 Don DeLong, Abbi Williams
- 2018 Don DeLong
- 2019 Don DeLong, Abbi Williams
- 2020 Mike Shea, Abbi Williams
- 2020 Shooter Of The Year final
- 1st Mike Shea 1861
- 2nd Shannon Terrell 1043
- 3rd Marshall Mashke 556
- Charles Hotchkiss 176
- 1st Abbi Williams 1753
- Traditional Shooter of the Year
- 2016 Gene Parson, Lesa Clifford
- 2017 Steve Jordan, Lesa Clifford
- 2018 Gene Parson, Lesa Clifford
- 2019 Gene Parson, Lesa Clifford
- 2020 Mike Chesser, Debbie Lowe
- 2020 Shooter Of The Year final
- 1st Mike Chesser 2657
- 2nd Justin Connally 2533
- 3rd Butch White 1937
- Gavin Johnson 68
- 1st Debbie Lowe 2270
>> No Crossbows allowed,
and Traditional bows only <<
Broadheads are NOT allowed anywhere on club property except
- Please don't litter, no
one wants to see trash in the woods.
- If you take it in... take it out.
- Members are reminded per the North
Florida Archers Membership Guidelines:
Hunting is not permitted on any portion of the North Florida Archers
nor shall anyone shoot any live animal or bird for sport or
Members are responsible for closing and locking the club’s access
are the last person to leave the facilities, regardless of
the time of day.
Members and guests shall not move any target or remove or replace
target face without permission from the Range officer or other club
About North Florida Archers
Florida Archers (NFA) is a non-profit organization whose sole purpose is
to provide an opportunity for the citizens of North Florida to
participate in the sport of archery.
by members in good standing, the club provides facilities for both
traditional and compound archers. Sorry
no crossbows allowed!
facility is located on approximately 45 beautifully wooded acres within
the Tillie K. Fowler Regional Park. The
facility features a covered target range with targets at varying
distances up to 70 yards with room for targets to 100 yards.
It also has wooded shooting trails throughout the property, which
feature multiple 3D targets.
facilities are open from 7:00 a.m. until dark seven days a week.
Access to the facility is controlled so that members can come and
go at their leisure. Boy Scouts,
Girl Scouts and other youth groups are welcome to visit and try their
hand at the sport. Coaching
is offered in the finer points of archery while emphasizing the aspects
has a very low membership fee for individuals and families.
Membership dues are used for facility maintenance.
are held at 6 p.m., the first Wednesday of the month (unless
holidays or special events conflict), to discuss club issues and to welcome
new members. All meetings are held at the club pavilion.
club is entirely managed by its members.
Members are encouraged to volunteer for special workdays and to
help with the preparations for the monthly shoots.
further information please browse this website, stop by the club's
- call the club
US Navy, in support of the Morale Welfare and Recreation for government
personnel, established North Florida Archers in
1988. In 1990 the facility was turned over to civilians
for management and control. Approximately 2001 the facility
became part of the city of Jacksonville park system.
property includes historical elements, including a section of the “Old
Brick Road” which is a part of the history of the Jacksonville area.
Florida Archers (NFA) is located within the Tillie
K. Fowler Park, 7000 Roosevelt Ave, Jacksonville, Florida.
Access to the club is across the road from the Yorktown Ave. gate
of the Naval Air Station-Jacksonville (NAS-JAX).
See the LOCATION
page for area maps, directions and further details.
- Mike Chesser
- Vice President
- Bob Keaton
- Debbie Allen
- Don Williams
- Chairman of the Board
- Billy Loudermilk
- Board of
- Scott Carnes, Mike Cieslinski,
Lesa Clifford, Wil Clifford
- Justin Connally, Rick
Crose, Brian Eckert, Harvey Like, Debra Lowe
- Allen Sparkman, Shannon Terrell, Steve
created Aug, 2007 by Jim Parsons - designed and maintained by Jim