New England’s Premier Archery Club
New England’s premier archery club, Algonquin Archers is located on 25 wooded acres in Woodbury, CT since 1957. Our facilities offer a 10 lane 20 yard indoor range, an outdoor practice range from 10 to 60 yards, a broadhead practice butt, a long range practice butt out to 90M, a full 14 station Field Course, and a 30 station 3D course. There are elevated platforms on the course that simulate shooting from a treestand.
Algonquin Archers is a private club, members have full access to everything on the property and are allowed to bring guests on a limited basis. We are not open to the general public, except when advertised public tournaments are being held. You can email us through the contact page anytime if you are interested in applying for a membership.
We support a diversified group of archers ranging from Nationally competitive archers, hardcore bowhunters, traditional enthusiasts, and everything in between. We are Chartered members of the IBO, the NFAA and the CAA. We sponsor an After School Archery Program as well as a JOAD (Junior Olympic Archery Development) program for local youth archers. Family participation encouraged.
192 Quanopaug Trail
Woodbury, CT 06798
Jason Syman - Program Director
USA Archery Level 3 Coach
The Algonquin JOAD and Adult Achievement
The Algonquin Archers is proud to be part of USA Archery’s JOAD and Adult Achievement program. Our JOAD program is open to anyone a minimum of 8 years old. Members are eligible for the program through the year of their 20th birthday. Equipment is available at the club to be used for class. A USA Archery membership is required. Adult members of USA Archery can join as well and earn pins for achievement. Membership can me obtained at https://www.usarchery.org/
Some of our members are interested in competing in the sport of archery. As a member of USA Archery you are eligible to enter anything from state championships to national events. While USA Archery host state indoor and outdoor tournaments, our coaches and instructors will also introduce you to formats, games, and tournaments hosted by NFAA as well as field archery and 3D shoots. There is no requirement to compete. Many members join the program just for the fun of it. Please note, additional fee required for tournament registration. This is paid to the host organization. Keep in mind, for USA Archery events, archers will need to be able to shoot 18M (aprox 20yds) for indoor events. Outdoor will range from 30M-70M depending on age. For tournaments, archers will need to have their own equipment.
Class will be held either outdoors on the practice range or indoor range. For those with more experience and their own equipment the temporary tournament-distance field (50M, 60M, 70M) as well as the filed or 3D courses can be used.
Cost: For members of Algonquin archers, the sessions will be $100 for a 10 week sessions. Non-club members are $185. As stated above, equipment is available at the club for classes. Archers looking to compete should have their own equipment. If you have any additional questions you can contact Coach Jay at AlgArchJOAD@gmail.com ot 860.280.6557
Fall 2023: September 10th/11th - November 12th/13th
Winter: 2023/2024 December 3th/4th - March 9th/10th
No classes Dec 24/25 Christmas - Dec 31/Jan 1st New Years
Jan 28th - Lancaster Classic
TBD - USA Archery Indoor Nationals
Spring 2023: Mar 24th/25th - June 1st/2nd
TBD - Classes moved for club 3D shoots
Participant Name _____________________________________________________________________ Parents Name _____________________________________________________________________ Address __________________________________________________________________________Phone:___________________________Email:__________________________________ Preferred Class Time (Indicate 1st & 2nd choice) _____Sun 9:00AM _____Sun 10:00AM _____Sun 11:00AM (Competitive Only)
_____Mon 6:00 PM
All participants must have a minimum of a Recreational membership from USA Archery to participate in the program. You can obtain your membership at the USA Archery website at
https://www.teamusa.org/USA-Archery. Please indicate membership number here ____________________.
Fee ____________ $100 Algonquin member
Fee _______________ $185 non-member Fee
Do you plan on competing? Y / N (Additional Fee for tournament registration)
All checks should be made payable to: “Algonquin Archers” put “JOAD” in the memo
By signing up for this class, you indicate you have read and agree to the Waiver. Full payment in order to reserve a place in the class. No exceptions. Please mail all registrations to :
c/o Jason Syman
99 Tracy Ave
Waterbury, CT 06706