Public Group & Private Instruction Available

Our Instructors

Each of our instructors must be US Archery Certified Level 1 Instructor at a minimum. Several of our instructors are Level II and Level III coaches. US Archery requires that all levels of instructors have a background check as well as be required to become SafeSport certified. Your kids are in good hands with our instructors.

Which Offering Best Fits Your Individual Needs?

New Castle Hundred Archers has members at all skill levels from beginners to world champions, including many certified instructors. Whether you are getting tips from the archer beside you at the practice range, enjoying a public class offered through the City of Newark, have become a regular at our weekly drop-in public classes, or are receiving private lessons to take your skills to the next level, we have it all. No membership is required to attend any of our instructional classes. The club offers these services as a way for us to continue to give back to the community that has allowed us to grow to what we have today.

Public Drop-In Lessons

New Castle Hundred Archers now offers Drop-In classes. We offer classes on Saturday 10:30am-12:00pm.. We also offer a ladies-only session each Wednesday night at 6:30pm-8:00pm. No pre-registration required just show up 10-15 min before class time to get signed in. Pre-registration for groups over 8 is preferred, simply call ahead and let us know you’re coming. The classes cover the basic fundamentals of archery, with lots of shooting time behind a bow. A safety orientation is mandatory for all first-time attendees. All equipment will be provided for you, or bring your own. Our instructors are US Archery certified.

Public Community Classes

New Castle Hundred Archers offers public classes through the City of Newark’s Parks and Recreation. The classes cover the basic fundamentals of archery. The beginning archer will learn safety rules, basic shooting technique and about the different types of bows. All equipment will be provided for you. The instructor is an experienced archer. Registration for these classes are through the city of Newark. If you need assistance finding these classes, please give us a call. We will be glad to help.


Private Individual or Private Group Lessons

Instructors are available for private and semi-private instruction. Our instructors are certified by National Field Archery Association (NFAA) and USA Archery (USAA) (Olympic Archery Organization). We offer instruction to all ages, shooting styles, and equipment choices. We have numerous instructors that are eager to help and will work hard to accommodate your needs. Call to arrange an appointment.

Call to 302-229-8882 to schedule!


1 archer Private Lesson - $40
2 archers Private Lesson - $35 per archer
3-4 archers Private Lesson - $30 per archer
5 or more archers Private Lesson - $25 per archer

Private Coaching Level III US Archery Coach
$55 per hour per archer

all prices are per archer and include equipment

Members get $10 off all lessons


Public Group Lessons
All Ages, All Abilities
Every Saturday Morning
10:30am – 12:00pm

Ladies Night
All Ages, All Abilities
Every Wednesday Evening
6:30pm – 8:00pm

Public Group Pricing:

Public Lessons:
$25 per Non-Member – includes equipment
$15 per Member – includes equipment

Other Programs

Achieve Archery

The ACHIEVE ARCHERY PROGRAM provides recreational archers an immersion into various forms of Archery at a deeper instructional level than our public lessons offer. Our Archery Exploration Program is intended to serve archers of all ages, all archery discipline and provide in-depth, hands-on instruction in a group setting. Archers young and old can pursue archery simply for fun or as a serious competitor. This program serves the archer seeking to advance their recreational archery as a hobby. Visit our Achieve Archery Program page to learn more about the program

Junior Olympic Archery Development

New Castle 100 Archers offers JOAD (Junior Olympic Archery Development). This is education geared toward making our young archers competition ready. We have a full roster of US Archery Certified instructors and coaches skilled in Target, Field and 3D archery. Visit out JOAD page to learn more about the program.

Meet the Coaches!

Coach Todd Porter

Coach Helen Kim

Coach Paul McCullough

Coach Carol Protack

Instructor Dave Groff

Coach Steve Charles

Instructor Jamie Leader-Goodale

Coach Ed Ford

Instructor Chris Charles

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