AlsagerCompanyofArchersisanArcheryClub,withacurrentmembershipof around75members,islocatedontheoutskirtsoftheSouthCheshiretownof Alsager that borders with Staffordshire. TheClubencouragesthebowdisciplinesofRecurve(asusedintheOlympics), Compound,traditionalLongbowandthebarebowforallthefamilyina friendly, but competitive environment.We continue to enjoy a reputation within the County of Cheshire for producing top class Archers, both at Senior and Junior level, which have not only gone on to represent the County, but have represented the region and Great Britain at International Level in the past. Some names who have represented Great Britain include Sylvia Harris, Matthew Gray, Andrew Lewis and Mike Wheeler.OurcurrentstarisThomasNairn,whoearlyinMay2016,shotforGreatBritain intheEuropeanYouthCupthatwasstagedinHungary.ThomaswontheSilver medalintheMixedRecurveCadetTeam.Hisaim(nopunintended)istobe selected for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.Theaimofthiswebsiteistoprovideeasilyaccessibleinformationaboutthe club and the fascinating sport of Archery.
12-Jul-2020: Club to re-opening 18th July Clubhasbeengivenpermissiontoresumeshooting.Guidelineshavebeen producedforthemembershiptofollowandadheretosothatwecanminimise thechanceofspreadingtheCOVID-19virusnotonlywithintheclubbutother usersoftheCranberryAcademysuchasPuplisandStaff.Shootingonlyvia BookingaTargetontheClub’sOnlineBookingSystem.SeeCtheClub’sCOVID webpage for further details and Booking Day by Day Booking Chart.
continue to be followed when we resume on Thursday. Beginners Courses will resume ASAP once the club is back shooting. Watch this space.
22-Oct-2020: Club Programme for Winter months ClubprogrammecoveringthemonthsOctobertoMarchnextyearposted.Still followingstrictSocialDistancingmeasurestheclubandallitsmemberswill hopefullywillbeabletocompeteintheCheshireWinterLeaguesandtheClub’s new Outdoor Targetday competition .
05-Nov-2020: 2nd National Lockdown begins FollowingGovernmentGuidelinesonthe2ndNationalLockdown(inEngland)all ShootingattheClubisnowsuspendeduntil2ndDecember2020.Anyfurther updatesorchangestothissituationtothiswebsiteassoonasitweknow.Keep checking back please.
30-Nov-2020: 2nd National Lockdown coming to an end 2ndDecemberiswhenthe2ndNationalLockdowncomestoend.Restricted Shootingcanstartagainthiscomingweekend5th/6thDecemberatCranberry. The Club Winter Programme will also be able to resume. TheClub’sTargetBookingSystemisnowavailabletoallowmemberstorequest a Target on Saturday and Sunday.
28-Mar-2021: Shooting can resumeWith the easing of Lockdown restrictions Outdoor Sports can resume with certain Social DIstancingmeasures being followed. So with the Club continuing with the Social Distancing measures they were following immediatley prior to the Lockdown coming into force they are resuming Shooting as from Thursday evening 1st April, 2021. It is also planned to resume Beginners Course as soon as possible again following the strict Social Distancing measures to keep everyone safe, The Club does have have a Waiting List for the Beginners Course so if you are interested please go to the Beginners Courses page and register your interest and we will be back in touch to confirm course dates.
Government Restrictions have been eased to allow Outdoor Sports to resume.
04-Jan-2021: 3rd National Lockdown begins from MidnightFollowing Government Guidelines on the 3rd National Lockdown.all Shooting at the Club is now suspended until further notices.Any further updates or changes to this situation to this website as soon as it we know. Keep checking back please.