Ace Archers, Inc., 131 Morse St, Foxboro, MA 508-697-5647
During the beginner class you are taught the National Training System which includes the KSL Shot Cycle with focus on learning archery and having lots of FUN!
The KSL Shot Cycle is introduced with emphasis on the parallel stance, coiling, angular draw, a good bow hand, a good string hand and a good anchor. These are the basic parts of the KSL Shot Cycle every archer needs to learn.
All youth students start shooting at 9 meters with a Barebow. Once you have achieved your Gray Star, your are allowed to shoot at 18 meters with a sight and long stabilizer. Youth archers always shoot at 60 cm targets.
All adult students start shooting at 9 meters with a Barebow. Once you have achieved your Green Star, you are allowed to shoot at 18 meters with a sight and long stabilizer. Adult archers use a 60 cm target at 18 meters, then a 60 cm target until they earn their Purple Star then they switch to a 40 cm target.
For youth and adult archers, once you achieve your Gray Star, you may advance to the Intermediate Class. The criteria advancing to the intermediate class is listed here.
Beginner Classes are available as a mixed beginner and intermediate class on Wednesdays at 6:00 PM and Friday at 7:00 PM or a Beginner Class on Saturday at 9:00 am. During the Mixed Beginner/Intermediate Class there is at least one instructor assigned to the Beginner Archers and one Instructor assigned to the Intermediate Archers.
All beginner archers must attend First Archery Class before they can start the Beginners Classes.
Our classes include:
- Experienced and patient instructors
- Rental Equipment, if needed
- A Finger Tab and Finger Sling
- A Stretch band for practice