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North Florida Archers
- is an I.B.O. member club
Credit Card or Check accepted, click to donate to North Florida Archers Target Fund
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- There will be a special election for the
- Vice President position at the
- Sept 6 meeting, 6pm.
- If you would like to put your name on
- the ballot please
send an email to
- Shooter of the Year updated to
- include adjustment for dropped
- See bottom of this Bulletin Board
- North Florida Archers is instituting
Orientation and Safety Briefing”
- as a step towards membership. All new
members will be required to attend this ~15 minute session to obtain their
club membership card. For your convenience these sessions will be conducted
at the monthly and Tues night shoots.
- If you are unable to attend a
scheduled shoot or meeting, you may call the club phone or send an email
(see top left of this page) to make other arrangements to obtain your
- If you have any questions call
our club phone as listed top left of our website.
Don't forget to also
Next club meeting
- September 6, 2022
- 6:00 pm
- Next 3D Club Shoot
- August 27, 2022 (T)raditional
- August 28, 2022 (C)ompound
- Last Tues Night
- of the season -
Aug 30, 2022
- Tuesday Night
- Working Man Shoot
- 5:30 pm, 10
- March 15,
- Aug 30, 2022
"Introductory to Archery" workshops
are provided throughout the year. Keep an eye on this site for
workshop postings or contact our instructors directly at the email below.
- TBOF Website and
- North Florida Archers is an annual membership
club. Single/daily passes are not available.
- See our "Membership"
- page for full info...
- To preserve the life of our targets on
the walk around ranges, do
not shoot more than 2 arrows per target.
- This policy will extend the
life of our targets allowing us to provide a
great shooting experience for all our members.
- Club membership cards must be
displayed/worn while at the
identify you as a valid
- Our electronic gate is now
- Until further notified, continue
to use the current gate combination as the code to access the club's
property. When exiting, be sure to stop short of the gate to allow
room for the gate to swing open into the property.
- Our 2022 Target Fund drive is
link at top of this page to make your donation. Any donation is
appreciated however a donation of $50 will get your name posted on our
Target Fund board at the club AND will enter your name for our year
end raffle of a $300.00 gift card to use anywhere you wish..
Our 2021 winner was Brandon
You could be our 2022 winner...
We are excited to be hosting Brooks
Adaptive Sports and Recreation for monthly archery sessions, serving
veterans living with disability in our community. This collaboration is made
possible by a grant from the Veterans Administration. These sessions will
take place on the 3rd Wednesday of the month from 4:00PM – 6:00PM,
starting this Oct 20, 2021. The 20 yard target bales will be closed
during this time, so please plan accordingly.
- 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,
- 2022 Shooter Of The Year
- adjusted for dropped low score
- Men's Compound:
- Gene Parson 1478-204=1274
- Mike Shea 1378-185=1193
- Tim Moseley 1359-180=1179
- Butch White 1355-186=1173
- Justin Connally 1121-0=1121
- Women's Compound
- Abbi Williams 965-0=965
- Christin Thompson 647-0=647
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)
2022 Shooter Of The Year 08/01/22
adjusted for dropped low score
- Men's Traditional:
- Butch White 1233-165=1068
- Justin Connally 1014-0=1014
- Mike Hutchison 1003-0=1003
- Ben Butler 925-0=925
- Elton Brooke 665-0=665
Debbie Lowe 901-0=901
Donna Brooke 701-0=701
Makenna Jobes 132-0=132
Flo Gleason 127-0=127
and Traditional bows only, no Crossbows allowed
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 brings community and families together, teaches
respect for wildlife, safety regarding wildlife, teaches the
fundamentals and specialties of bowhunting, safety of bowhunting,
ethics of hunting responsibly and wildlife ecology and to do things
that benefit humanity.
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.
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 Tuesday 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
phone as listed at top of page left.
US Navy, in support of the Morale Welfare and Recreation for government
personnel, established North Florida Archers in
1988. In 1992 the facility was turned over to civilians
for management and control and became known as North Florida Archers.
In 2000 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 Dec 07, 2021
- Butch White
- Vice President
- Mike Chesser
- Debbie Allen
- Range Officer
- Board of
- Dan Allen, Jacob Connally, Stan
Connally, Jeremy Hall
- John Mikolay, Tim
Moseley, Shannonn Terrell, Abbi Williams, Steve
created Aug, 2007 by Jim Parsons - designed and maintained by Jim