Established in 1992, Welland Valley Archers maintains a membership of approximately 50 archers spread across our Junior and Senior divisions. Shooting Recurve, Compound, Barebow, Longbow and American Flatbow.

Based in Leicestershire, we cater for target archery and are proud to have members of the club in the county and regional archery squads and previously in England Team and GB Squads. We welcome new members of all levels of experience and ambition, and our qualified club coaches are always happy to help anyone who wishes to improve their shooting.


Symington’s Sports Ground is accessed off St. Marys Rd. down a driveway opposite St. Marys Fish Bar and between Flats and Harborough Antiques Centre.
There is a public car park on the left, Clubhouse is at the end of the drive.
(Sat Nav LE16 7DS).


Meadowdale Primary School, Meadowdale Rd, is accessed off the A4304 Rockingham Road via Ashley Way and Rylands Close.
Sports Hall is sign posted from the far end of the car park.
(Sat Nav LE16 7XQ).


We shoot most Saturday mornings throughout the year at Symington’s Sports Ground, setting up at 9.00am.
Competitions are held March to September on Saturday’s and Sunday’s at Symington’s Sports Ground and on average two Sunday’s a month October through to March Indoors at Meadowdale Primary School.

Visitors are most welcome subject to Archery GB membership.

See the full programme on the Club Calendar (link). 

Officers and Committee 2019

Mark Lantsbery
01536 762345

Anna Bowley
077 0238 1879

Bob Tyrrell
01858 432121

Geoff Willcocks

Equipment Officer
David Lowe
01858 466666

Publicity Officer
Rebecca Lantsbery
01536 762345
Competitions Organiser
Nigel Hodgson

Child Protection Officer
Gill Arnold

Junior Representative
Stephen Bettles

Website Manager
Bob Tyrrell