North Florida Archers
- is an I.B.O. member club
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- The club has installed a white
- on the storage building wall,
- under the pavilion.
- We are asking members to help us keep our club in
great shape. Please use this board for the purpose of noting conditions
you find while at the club. Trees across shooting lanes, targets in need
of repair, etc.
- Thank you for your help...
- North Florida Archers
- Compound Championship
- Dec 5-6, 2020
- 25 target qualifier round Saturday.
- 20 target Championship round Sunday.
- Scores Combined.
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...
- 2020 Traditional Fall Championship
- click image below for photobook
- Your Target Donations at
- Thanks to your continued
target fund donations, we have acquired 3 more new targets. The
Howling Wolf, Wolverine and Tapir made
our shoot the weekend of
- July 11-12, 2020
- Next Club Meeting
- Nov 4, 2020
- 6:00 pm
Annual Year End
- now scheduled for
- Nov 15, 2020
- Last Tues Night
- of 2020
- Working Man Shoots
- will begin again
- 5:30 pm, 10 targets
- $10 cash payout
- 5$ fun 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.
- Making it easier for members to help
- with tournament
course setup. This
- work will result in a lot less carrying
- of targets for both setup and takedown.
- click image below to see video
- NFA - 2020
- Don't forget, Compound
- Shoots will be
split into different
- days (same weekend) this year.
- 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
2-Shannon Terrell, 3-Marshall Mashke
- Shooter Of The Year as of 09/01/20
- Mike Shea 1861
- Shannon Terrell 1043
- Marshall Mashke 556
- Charles Hotchkiss 176
- 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
2-Justin Connally, 3-Butch White
- Shooter Of The Year as of 09/01/20
- Mike Chesser 2657
- Justin Connally 2533
- Butch White 1937
- Gavin Johnson 68
- 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