North Florida Archers
- is an I.B.O. member club
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- At the Sept 01 meeting, two
items were proposed for by-law changes. These
- items will be voted on at the
Oct 6 meeting.
#1: Add three positions to recognize
and credit ongoing club functions. Website Administrator, Social Media Administrator
and Tournament Director.
#2: Change the monthly meeting date
to the first Tuesday of the month year round.
- Oct 9, 2021 Ethical Shoot
- information here. Click to expand
Some shoot events have been
- The Ethical 3D shoot originally scheduled
- for Nov 7th
is now scheduled for Oct 9.
- Compound Scores X,-5,10,12
- Trad Scores X,-5
- Non lethal body shots will deduct
points from your score.
The Extreme Shoot originally
scheduled for Aug 22 is now scheduled for Nov 13th.
- An NFAA Animal Round shoot
will be held
Dec-18. This shoot will be 14 2D animals (NFAA
Animal round) and 14 3D animals.
- ASA scoring for 3D.
Final 2021 SOY
Next club meeting
- Wed, Oct 06, 2021
- 6:00 pm
Next 3D Club Shoot
- Oct 9, 2021
- Annual Ethical 3D Shoot
- Annual Extreme 3D shoot
- Nov 13, 2021
- Compound & Traditional
- NFAA Animal Round
- Dec 18, 2021
An additional work
day is being planned for later this year to create a few new shooting lanes
and clear brush for additional parking. Please keep an eye here for the actual
- Working Man Shoots
- are over till
- Looking for archery lessons?
Contact our certified instructors at
- 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
Now that we are getting into hunting season, it's a
good time to remind members and gests per our club rules
"Fall Protection (safety harness) is required
when using the elevated ladder stands located in the broadhead area. A
safety harness is NOT Required on the walk stand known as the Cadillac
Signs are posted, please observe...
Walking Range Safety
A recent incident at
another club prompts a reminder to walk the ranges ONLY in the proper
direction. A person was
walking the range in the wrong direction and was shot and killed with an
arrow as he walked in front of another archer.
We have signs and direction
arrows pointing the proper direction to walk the ranges. For your safety,
please observe them. Also it would be good to review our “Club
Rules” and “Archery
Safety” links at left where this item is mentioned in both
North Florida Archers does provide a
- broadhead area for practice, this
area is for
- traditional style broadheads only. Due to
damage done to our targets,
- TOXIC BROADHEADS
- broadheads are not permitted on
Florida Archers property.
yourself "Would I shoot my personal targets with
this broadhead?". Please do your part to preserve your club's assets.
For all future tournaments (Monthly shoots,
Tuesday night shoots, etc.) the front walk around ranges will be closed
until after all shooters are in and all tournament targets have been
pulled. This will insure the safety of all parties. Thank you for your
- 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
- 2021 Don DeLong, Jacob Connally,
- 2021 Shooter Of The Year
- Men's Known
- Don DeLong 3121
- Mike Shea 3026
- Jackson Fraser 1859
- Gene Parson 1400
- Men's Known
- Jacob Connally 2473
- Josh Cagel 2239
- Daniel Cheung 610
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
2021 , Justin Connally, Debbie Lowe (RB), Debbie Allen (LB)
2021 Shooter Of The Year 08/31/21
Justin Connally 2632
Butch White 2588
Dan Allen 905
Mike Chesser 512
>> 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.
effective Feb 3, 2021
- Butch White
- Vice President
- Mike Shea
- Debbie Allen
- Chairman of the Board
- Mike Chesser
- Board of
- Dan Allen, Josh
Cagle, Jacob Connally, Stan Connally, Mike Hutchison
- John Mikolay,
Shannonn Terrell, Abbi Williams, Don Williams, Steve
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