FoBB Membership Information
We regularly run beginner's courses, in accordance with Archery GB (AGB) Rules, throughout the year. These consist of six two-hour sessions, generally over six weeks.
At the end of the course, you will receive a certificate of training and we hope that you'll consider joining The Forest of Bere Bowmen as a member. Although the certificate will also allow you to join any AGB affiliated club.
To enquire about our courses and join the waiting list please email:
We welcome new members who are already qualified archers, either as full members affiliating to AGB through FoBB or as Associate members, affiliating directly or via another club.
New members are generally required to complete a six-week probationary period. During the six weeks probationary membership, archers are expected to shoot at least once a week with an ordinary or associate member and on several occasions in the presence of one or more Committee members. After this period the Committee will consider and vote on acceptance for membership.
Current membership subscription and affiliation fees are shown in the tables below. As you will see below, archers who were members in 2020/21 and are renewing for 2021/22, have a different schedule of affiliation fees.
According to the club constitution, renewal payments are due on the third Sunday in September each year.