Welcome to the Website of Archery New Zealand Inc

Archery New Zealand is an Incorporated Society and is the recognised governing body of Archery in New Zealand. It is affiliated to the International Federation - World Archery (WA),  World Archery- Oceania and the New Zealand Olympic Committee. It works closely with Sport New Zealand  (formerly SPARC).  Archery New Zealand holds annual National Championships for Target, Field, Clout and Indoor Archery and has also hosted the Oceania Regional Championships on several occasions.

Our Mission Statement:
“To enable and celebrate a community of people of all ages and abilities who participate in Archery.”

26, Apr, 2016
The South Island Masters Games 2016 Archery event will be held 8-9 October 2016. Host Club is Geraldine Archery Club, and...

26, Apr, 2016

A 720 Postal tournament has been created to provide more opportunities for junior archers to participate in 720 tournaments throughout the year. The 720 Postal will comprise of 4 separate tournaments (3 in 2016) over the year. Archers can opt to shoot in just one or two of the tournaments, or to participate in all the tournaments. Archers who shoot in all the tournaments will be eligible for the overall winner category which will be awarded to the archer in each bow type with the highest combined score over all events of the series.

Format will be as follows: 4 JAMA 720 Postal Shoots per year - 1 st Quarter to be shot in January- March (obviously...

26, Apr, 2016
It is with great regret that the Board received the news of the death of Joyce Cattermole on 24 April 2016. Joyce served...

24, Apr, 2016

Auckland Archery Club, 17th April 2016

Coaches converged on Auckland Archery Club for the annual ADAA Coach Development Seminar.

First up,  ArcheryNZ’s Strength and Conditioning Coach -  Alison Storey had travelled to Auckland to provide a session on...

21, Apr, 2016
A selection of images are being uploaded for the 2016 Trans Tasman event PLEASE VIEW THE GALLERY HERE All images are...

19, Apr, 2016


Official Results are now available: Oceania Championships 1440 Round Day 2 scores 720 round Medals Oceania...

12, Apr, 2016

45th National Archery Indoor Championships – initial “housekeeping” notice

Hi everyone,
On behalf of the 2016 organising committee, I would like to welcome you to Palmerston North for the 45th National Archery Indoor Championships being held at the B & M Ballroom at Central Energy Trust Arena (formerly Arena Manawatu).

Given that we have approximately 160 archers and two sessions on Saturday, I will provide some information to help make the...

08, Apr, 2016



Please register by 8th APRIL for more information - email enquiries to David Medland-Slater

LINK to ANZ Coach Application Form


Are you looking for an introduction to club coaching, or to gain some coaching knowledge/qualifications to help you deliver programmes for school archery, archery experience businesses or as an archery dealer?

Date: Saturday, 16th April 2016 Venue: Glenfield College Time: 9am - 5:30pm (approximate finish time) Cost: Non-ANZ...

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24, Apr, 2016
River Glade Archers

03, Apr, 2016
Gisborne Archery Club

26, Mar, 2016
Christchurch Archery Club

14, Mar, 2012
Links to International Archery News and Information websites:
World Archery http://worldarchery.org/ The international governing body of archery (formerly known as the International...

12, Mar, 2015

Achievement standards for the use of archery as a physical activity in an applied setting for Secondary School Students have been confirmed by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA).


Students are required to demonstrate performance in competitive archery rounds and teachers can use these standards to assess...

10, Jun, 2014

Hi Everyone

And welcome to the second quarterly JAMA Newsletter for 2014. Happy reading: 

  JAMA Postal League The JAMA Postal competition for 2014 has started with great success, with up to 147 archers per month...

19, Dec, 2013
Hi Everyone Below is the latest update from JAMA, happy reading:     JAMA Postal League Only limited data this time but...

22, Oct, 2013
Prime Minister’s Athlete Scholarship applications will open on 1 November for the 2014 intake of the programme....

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