North Florida Archers
- is an I.B.O. member club
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- NFA Officer Elections
- Officer elections will be held at the
- December 7, 2021 meeting. If you want
- to be considered for a position, you
- must submit your name and preferred
- position to email@example.com
- later than November 27, 2021 in time
- to get your name and preference
- on the ballot. For a description of the various
office requirements/duties see
- article 4 of the NFA
- Officer positions are:
- Vice President
- Range Officer
- Chairman of the Board
- Board Member
- Positions are 2 year terms beginning
- January 2022. Elections held biennially.
- Note: NFA Club By-Laws have term limit and election
changes as shown in this post not yet reflected in the current By-Laws
The NFA Christmas Party will be a catered event this
year held at the club pavilion, Dec 4, 2021 beginning at 4:00 pm so we can
take advantage of some daylight. There is no cost to attend other than the
gift exchange as noted below. In order to provide sufficient food for the
entire group you must send an RSVP via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
no later than Nov 25, 2021. Be sure to let us know how many will be in your
As in past events, there will be a $10 maximum gift exchange.
Males should bring a gift suitable for males and females should bring a gift
suitable for females.
If you'd like to contribute to the eats table, feel
free to bring a desert.
- NFAA Animal Round Shoot
- Dec 18, 2021
Next club meeting
- Tuesday, Nov 02, 2021
- 6:00 pm
Next 3D Club Shoot
- TBA 2022
- 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
- Tuesday Night Working Man
will begin again March,2022
- 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
Thank you to everyone who came out to our Annual
EXTREME Shoot and a BIG thank you to all the volunteers who made the shoot possible!
congratulations to Tim Moseley. He not only won the Compound Fixed Pin
class but was the only archer to make the score
shot on our running steel deer...
- click image to expand
- Proposed NFA By-Laws Revision
- A proposal was made at the Nov 2, 2021 meeting to
make the following changes to article IV of our By-Laws changes for
election of officers.
- Eliminate the position of Chairman of the Board
and reduce the Board of Directors from 10 to 9 members.
- This change will be discussed and voted on at the
December 7, 2021 meeting before the scheduled elections for all other
club officer positions.
- Be there for your input and vote.
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.
Now that we are getting into hunting season, it's a
good time to remind members and guests 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...
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.
- 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
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
>> 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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