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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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- New Introduction to Archery session
- Febuary 11, 2023
- click above to expand
The walk-back tuning bale is for:
- FIELD POINTS ONLY
- NO BROADHEADS OR BRAODHEAD PRACTICE POINTS ALLOWED
If you need to shoot broadheads there are two
designated broadhead practice lanes just 2 lanes north of the walk-back
Don't forget to also
Next club meeting
- February 7, 2023
- 6:00 pm
Next 3D Club Shoot
Feb 4, 2023 (T)raditional
Feb 5, 2023 (C)ompound
TBOF Annual Charity Shoot
Jan 28, 2023
- Tuesday Night
- Working Man Shoot
- will resume March 14, 2023
"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
- There will be a mandatory
- of all board members on Feb 7, 2023,
6:00pm prior to our next club
The purpose of the meeting is
to define the duties of board members. If you have any questions call our
club phone number listed at top left of our web pages
- You may sign up for 2023 Shooter of
- the year competition through the
- March club shoot.
- March 11-12, 2023
- Scoring is total score for best 5 of 6
- monthly shoots (Feb-Jul) plus the
- August Championship shoot.
- Awards will be for Male and Female Compound and Male and Female
Traditional. No other class breakdown
- Signup sheets will be available at club functions
and the Feb and Mar shoots.
- You may also send an email to
website with subject "SOY2023"
- Your Email Must include
- First & Last name
- (M)ale or (F)emale
- (C)ompound, (T)raditional or (B)oth
- All new or renewal memberships must complete
and submit a membership form regardless
of your payment method so we can obtain your complete membership information
(address, email, family member names for extra badges etc.
- If you elect to pay via PayPal, send the completed
membership form under separate cover to the address listed on the form
or you may drop it in our drop box located to the right of the door
under the pavilion. Note: Mark the form "paid via PayPay"
- You may access the membership form by visiting our
MEMBERSHIP page or obtain
one from the bulletin box under the pavilion at the club.
- North Florida Archers has instituted
Orientation and Safety Briefing”
- as a step towards membership.
- To obtain a club membership card, members will now
receive club orientation and safety guidelines in the mailed membership
packet sent to them. Included in this packet will be a 5 question form
covering these items. Members will need to answer the 5 questions
reviewing the orientation and safety guidelines, sign
the form and send a copy of the form (photo or scan) via email to the
club's membership coordinator at NFarchers@gmail.com
- Upon receipt of the completed and signed form you will receive your
personalized access code to access the club property via the main gate.
- If you have any questions please call
our club phone as listed top left of our website.
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 Gene Parson, Abbi Williams
- 2022 Shooter Of The Year
- adjusted for dropped low score
- Men's Compound:
- Women's Compound:
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 Butch White, Debbie Lowe
2022 Shooter Of The Year 09/04/22
adjusted for dropped low score
- Men's Traditional:
- Women's Traditional:
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 Sept 06, 2022
- Butch White
- Vice President
- Justin Connally
- Range Officer
- Chairman of the Board
- (to be determined)
- Board of
- Dan Allen, Jacob Connally, Stan
Connally, Bob Keaton
- John Mikolay, Tim
Moseley, Shannonn Terrell, Abbi Williams, Steve
created Aug, 2007 by Jim Parsons - designed and maintained by Jim