Joining The Club

Whether you are an experienced archer or someone new to the sport, if you would like to join the club click here to find out how (downloads a .pdf).

The form for applying to become a member is here

Membership Fees

Please contact the Membership secretary to confirm price before paying!

If you are a current Archery GB member and are staying in the area and would like to join Bath Archers, temporary membership is available at £60.00 for 3 months, with guest shooting £6 per shoot.

If you want to join us, but have never shot before, we suggest you join one of our lessons first to understand the safety and rules of shooting. If you have just moved to the area and/or want to restart archery, our joining fees are below.

Renewing Members 2019/20

The club runs a financial year April-March. Fees are due on 1st April for renewing club members
Category Club subscription AGB subscription GWAS subscription SCAA subscription Total
Adult £77.00 £46.00 £6.00 £6.00 £135.00
Adult (disabled) £77.00 £12.00 £0.00 £0.00 £89.00
Adult(18-24) (at 1st Oct 2019) £77.00 £12.00 £3.00 £3.00 £95.00
Junior(U18) £41.00 £12.00 £2.00 £3.00 £58.00
Social Member £6.00 Not included Not included Not included £6.00

These fees include affiliation to Archery GB, GWAS and SCAA for the 2019-20 year. It is assumed that all renewing members have current AGB membership, valid until September 2019. If you are unsure about this, please contact the membership secretary.


Additional members at same address

First adult pays full price, additional adults receive a discount of £10, and additional juniors receive a discount of £5.

Life Members

Life members are entitled to free club membership, and only affiliations to Archery GB, GWAS and SCAA are due. No discount applies to these fees. If any life member also affiliates directly or through another club, please contact the membership secretary to confirm this.


Members who affiliate to AGB and a region and county directly or through another club are only required to pay the club fee. Please note, it is then your responsibility to re-affiliate in time for the new AGB affiliation year. You may be asked to show your AGB card to prove that you have affiliated.

New Members 2019/20

The club runs a financial year April-March. Depending when you join in the year the prices are defined as below. For example if you join in July as a senior you pay £164.00, wheras if you join in October you would pay only £96.50. Fees are due for renewal 1st April.

Category Apr-Sep Oct-Mar
Senior Member (Over 25s) £164.00 £96.50
Junior (under 18s) £66.50 £37.50
18-24 yr olds * £104.00 * £56.50
Disabled (seniors) £95.00 £50.50

* = If you will turn 25 before 1st October please contact membership secretary to confirm actual price

Membership fees cover your club membership, and also affiliation to Archery GB (our National Governing Body), and Grand Western Archery Society and Somerset County Archery Association. Membership of Archery GB and a county and regional society is compulsory. New members who are already members of Archery GB are requested to contact the membership secretary to confirm prices.

Beginners course discounts

Discounts are available for new members joining following completion of a Bath Archers beginner's course.

  • Joining in April – Sept: £30 discount/adult, £20 discount/junior.
  • Joining in Oct – Dec: £20 discount/adult, £10 discount/junior.

Discount combinations

Beginners course discounts may not be claimed as well as additional member at the same address discounts. Only one discount may apply to a membership application.

If you have any questions about membership, please contact the Membership Secretary (contact details on contact page).