Medieval Sniper: Longbow Master Class

When is this experience?

This experience occurs multiple times a year.

Please check the booking form below for dates and venue location.

Where is this experience happening?

Skreens Park Activity Centre, Skreens Park Road. Roxwell. Essex. CM1 4NL

About the Experience

Get ready for the Longbow Master Class, where we invite you to embark on a journey into the skill of medieval military archery. This is for people who have learnt about the heavy military bows, primitive hunters and a level of accuracy that would put an arrow through a stamp at 70 yards! During the Master Class you will learn the foundation of this ancient art and also have the unique opportunity to wield more powerful bows in our arsenal. Our Master Class bows are made from different materials including yew.

Our passionate instructors, who are steeped in the heritage of traditional archery and are eager to share their expertise with you. They have meticulously researched the techniques and historical significance of the longbow, ensuring that you receive the most authentic and masterful training available.

We foster a friendly and open atmosphere that encourages skill development and camaraderie among participants. Whether you’re a seasoned archer or a complete novice, our programme is designed to cater to all skill levels, allowing you to challenge yourself and push the boundaries of your abilities.

Throughout the course, you’ll be guided through a series of carefully crafted lessons that will equip you with the necessary skills to become a skilful longbow archer. From mastering the correct posture and grip to understanding the intricacies of drawing and releasing the bowstring, you’ll receive comprehensive training that builds a solid foundation for your archery journey.

But what truly sets our master class apart is the opportunity to try out stronger bows. Experience the sheer power and awe-inspiring accuracy of historical longbows as you unleash arrows upon the target. This hands-on experience will deepen your appreciation for the remarkable skill and precision required of medieval military archers.

So, whether you’re seeking a thrilling adventure, a chance to connect with our rich heritage, or simply a fun and educational experience, our Longbow Archery Master Class is the perfect choice. Join us and immerse yourself in the timeless art of archery, where ancient traditions meet modern enthusiasm, and unleash your inner archer in an atmosphere brimming with passion and knowledge.


What to expect

Two hours of close coaching from our most experienced archers
Learn how to instinctively shoot your bow for accuracy and speed
Engage the correct muscles for stability and stamina
Become a Medieval sniper!
All PPE included

Pricing & Booking

£99 Per Person

Variety of bows are included for you to try

All relevant PPE included

Who is this experience for?

History Nerds

Sports Afficionados

Fanatics and Perfectionists

Weekend Warriors

Learners and Enthusiasts


Lone Wolves & Packs

Good to know

Weather conditions: The Experience will operate regardless of the Great British weather so please dress appropriately for being outside in the elements
Timing: Plan to spend 2.5 hours on site including introductions and fitting of PPE
Outdoors: Please wear suitable footwear for the time of year and for walking on natural surfaces
Age: This activity is suitable for ages 8+

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