When and where we shoot

When we shoot

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Old Basing Archers’ ground is available to members most days of the year for the shooting of rounds or practice, which must at all times be in accordance with Archery GB rules of shooting.

Below is a list of set times for shooting at our club, when visitors can meet our members.

If the recreation ground is not being used by other clubs, shooting is possible at any time between dawn and dusk subject to the availability of a keyholder/ field captain. Such informal shoots are arranged via the OBA email group, to which all members are subscribed.

Coaching can be arranged at any time directly with one of the club coaches.

Summer season (outdoors)
Monday eveningTraining. (Priority given to practice, bow set-up & tuning, honing technique etc. Rounds may be shot but need to be at the pace of those training.) 5:30pm to dusk
Wednesday morning, Rounds or practice (unofficial and easy going. Depends on availability of keyholder) 9:30am to 1pm
Thursday evening, Club Night. Rounds or practice. (Priority given to rounds. Any tuning/ coaching must fit in accordingly.) 5:30pm to dusk
Saturday morning, Rounds arrive by 9:30am, sighters 10.00am
Sunday morning, Rounds arrive by 9:30am, sighters 10.00am
Winter season (outdoors)
Wednesday morning, Rounds or practice (unofficial and easy going. Depends on availability of keyholder) 9:30am to 1pm
Saturday morning, Rounds arrive by 9:30am, sighters 10.00am
Sunday morning, Rounds arrive by 9:30am, sighters 10.00am
Winter season (indoors)
Wednesday (October to March) 7.30pm to 10pm (Old Basing Village Hall)
Sunday (October to March) 3pm to 6pm (Hampshire Court Hotel, Chineham)

 

Where we shoot

Recreation Ground, The Street, Old Basing RG24 7DA.

Rec

From the M3 junction 6 and from Basingstoke, take the A30 eastbound from Black Dam roundabout for about three quarters of a mile, turn left into Park Lane. At the traffic lights turn left into Crown Lane then (at the T-junction by The Crown pub) right into The Street. Continue for about half a mile, Old Basing Recreation Ground is on the right.

 

Village Hall, The Street, Old Basing  RG24 7DA.

Hampshire Court, Centre Drive, Chineham RG24 8FY.

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