TJA arranges basic- and advanced courses for archery during autumn and winter seasons according to demand, typically 2-3 courses per season. The courses are arranged in Osmonkallio civil defence shelter at Ainonkatu 1. Registeration to courses can be done by calling to number 040 508 2630.
Basic course has 6 two hours long training sessions, usually one per week. First 5 of the sessions are dedicated for learning correct shooting technique and for going through other essential topics for archery. The last session is used for a small competition between the participants of the course.
If necessary, there will be several basic courses during the seasons. Price of the course is 170€.
Next basic course starts in 26.9.2023 (Tuesday) at 17:00, last course day being 31.10.2023. Registrations by calling to above phone number.
Advanced course is a logical continuation for basic course and concentrates to different sectors of the shooting technique. Course also provides information about archery equipment in order to enable participants to buy and tune their own equipment. In addition, the course also aims to help participants to taring independently and to fix the most significant issues in their shooting techniques.
Advance course has 12 two hours long training sessions and its price is 240€.
Shortened advanced course
Shortened advance course has 6 two hours long sessions instead of 12 and is targeted for intermediate archers who have had time to shoot for several months.
Junior course is a course for young archers which teaches correct shooting techniques and safe archery practices in a playful manner. The course has 10 1.5 hours long sessions
Equipment and clothing
Club will provide all archery equipment required in course. Participants have to only have comfortable flat shoes (trainers are no usually flat bottomed) and also preferably a skintight shirt.
Material used in course can be downloaded before hand from this link. It provides an abstract for the elementary archery information. More information can be found easily from Internet, e.g. SJAL provides Ensinuolet-site for beginners. In addition SJAL provides a good elementary archery guide (in Finnish) which is recommended reading.
After course the participants are able to train independently with club's equipment. Club member will also provide help and guidance in all topics related to archery, so don't be afraid to ask it from them!
Courses are paid directly to club's bank account:
Tampereen Jousiampujat, FI72 6601 0003 5148 17
Add your name to the message when paying the course. The payment has to be done when enrolling to the course. Please bring the receipt for paying the course to the 1st course session.