A few links to shops, coaching resources/groups as well as generally useful websites.Please note none of the websites below have paid for advertisement.
A local shop which has only opened recently, based around 10-15 minutes from where we normally shoot.
We often take beginners to Merlin as they can handle larger groups (we have taken >15 people before without issue), they have a good selection of all types of bow.
2 shops and shooting ranges, fairly near to our club.
Large shop in Battle, near Hastings. The outdoor range has targets set from 10 yards through to 60 yards, with a separate 3D field practice area.
"Quicks is one of the best known archery companies in the UK, run by Archers"
"CBA was established in 1999 in the heart of Sherwood Forest. We supply a wide variety of archery products to all archers from the beginner to world champions and members of the GB squad"
The governing body for archery in the UK, rules and other coaching resources are available on the website.
"The international governing body of archery is the International Archery Federation (FITA). Founded on the 4th of September, 1931"
Contact details for all of the clubs in Kent, as well as a diary containing local competitions.
The Invicta Coaching Group is the coaching group of the Kent Archery Association. The Group provides a focus for archery coaching in Kent and offers support to coaches through workshops and coach education courses. It also runs coaching clinics and other performance activities.