Archery In Your Community


Explore the archery opportunities that are available in California, such as local archery clubs and events, or the latest archery news, information and resources.

USA Archery is the National Governing Body for the Olympic sport of archery in the United States, and provides a list of sanctioned archery events, Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) or Adult Archery Program club, and archery coaches or instructors in California.

3DShoots lists archery clubs, shoots and tournaments in California. You can find 3D archery, FITA, field, indoor 300/900 style shoots and more.

People In California

The following archery experts are located in California and are available to assist you regarding your archery-related questions.

Roy Griffith

Roland Michaud

Kerry Smith

National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP)

Lesa Johnston

Education Specialist, Youth Programs

Rick Pugh

California Archery Articles and News

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Real-life Princess Merida is an Archery Coach and Mermaid

Virginia Hankins is a warrior, actress, mermaid, stuntwoman, professional knight and much more. But her ever-growing list of talents and the exciting career she enjoys today started at age 5 with one sport: archery. Hankins first tried archery at camp in her childhood, but picked up the sport and shot competitively years later in college. […]


Mind Over Matter: U.S. Paralympic Team Trials

An arrow flies when an archer draws his bow and releases: you know this, right? Kinetic energy propels the arrow toward its target. Read that sentence and I’ll bet you visualize this archer: one hand grips the bow, while the other draws the string. Except, not always. In the case of Matt Stutzman, an archer […]