Beginner's level training (1 Hour) includes approximately 15 to 20 minutes of instruction. This includes identification of bows, how to string on and de-string a bow, safety/rules of the range, and procedures of using the equipment ie. loading, aiming, and firing. Once taught, beginners will use a beginner's longbow to practice and shoot from 10 to 12 yards.
Yes, a booking is required to reserve your spot. Please use our booking page https://shootingacademycanada.com/book to make your reservation. We do NOT make bookings over the phone. We can accommodate walk-ins if the time slots are available, however, there will be a $5 surcharge per person.
Each session is one hour and includes approximately 15 to 20 minutes of instruction. This includes identification of bows, how to string on and de-string a bow, safety/rules of the range, and procedures of using the equipment ie. loading, aiming, and firing or basics and tactics of knife throwing. After that, the customers can go ahead and use the range time. If any help is needed we have coaches on the ranges at all times.
However, customers are welcome to do more than one session at a time. For beginners, we have 2 hours archery combo which includes a 1-hour beginners session and a 1-hour intermediate session.
ARCHERY: Six. The minimum age requirement for archery is six and a participating adult is encouraged for ages 6-7 for the beginner's lessons. Please note, that the non-participating adults are not allowed in the range with the kids due to our insurance and safety policy, as we do not have a designated area for spectators.
AIRGUNS: Seven. The minimum age requirement for airguns shooting is seven and a participating adult is encouraged for ages 7-10.
KNIFE THROWING: Minimum age requirement is 12.
Yes, we do provide equipment including bows and arrows, airguns, knives, and targets for all Archery beginners classes, and lesson packages (6 hours and 8 hours), airguns shooting, both rifles and handguns, and knife throwing unless mentioned WITH YOUR EQUIPMENT at the price point.
All the membership holders should have their own equipment, arrows, and targets to use the range. In any case, if anyone wants to rent our bows or airguns you are welcome to do that at a fixed price.
For advanced archery packages, bows will be provided. However, you must have 6 proper arrows, a finger tab/glove, and an armguard
No. Unfortunately, our refund policy doesn't allow us to return your deposits. If you want to change your booking to another time slot, please let us know at least 24 hours in advance. Call us at 647-335-7004 or 416-551-1610 to rearrange the booking for you.
No. An archery lessons package has a fixed time frame of 30/90/120 days according to the number of sessions included. It is mentioned on the package card as well as on our website. The lessons are advised to be completed in a particular time frame so that you will be able to make use of the sessions to the fullest. Archery is a skill set that is developed through continuous practice and we ought to help you develop that.
However, if there are any unforeseen circumstances please contact us and we will be able to help you out.
No. All memberships are being sold to our customers who have their own equipment. Or you will have to order a bow through our pro shop or our online store archerysource.ca
If you have ordered the bow (special orders or out-of-stock orders) through us and it has not arrived yet, you are allowed to use our equipment free of cost for one month (4 visits) and rent our equipment for a reduced cost of $10 for the rest of waiting time.
Unfortunately, you cannot go inside the range unless you are participating. Our insurance and safety policy don't allow non-participating guests inside the range. You are welcome to wait for them in the waiting area and watch them through the TV Screen or you can participate in the event with them.
Yes. Our customers are most welcome for holding a team-building event or a birthday event with us. There are 2-hour and 3 hours combo events where you can do archery, airguns, or/and knife throwing. You can choose any 2 or 3 events and according to the number of people, we can arrange the events and time slots for you.
No, we don't do firearms. We use Break Action Rifles and Handguns (air guns/pellet guns) here for shooting. Any airguns under 500 fps are allowed in the range if you are using your own equipment. We provide repair services for airguns as well.
We have 1 hour of basic training for the airguns when you book a session with us. 1 Hour airguns (rifle or handgun or both) include 10-15 minutes of instructions on safety/rules of the range, and procedures of using the equipment ie. loading, aiming, and firing, after that you can use the range time by yourselves. We are happy to help you with your shooting experience when needed. If you have a particular airgun that you need training on, please contact us.
We recommend you wear comfortable clothes and shoes and if you have long hair it is better to tie it back. Please avoid loose-fit scarves or jackets as there is a high chance to stuck in the string while pulling back and causing injuries.
No. Unfortunately, we don't have a cafeteria in the location. We have water coolers placed at the front desk and near the range, which you can make use of. There are also coffee shops and restaurants nearby our location.
Yes, we sell all kinds of bows, arrows, and other accessories as well as airguns and knives at our pro shop in our location. We are an authorized dealer of many top archery brands and airguns. Feel free to take advantage of our bow experts' help and suggestions before buying your first bow.
Yes, we repair all kinds of bows, arrows, and airguns at our pro shop in our location. Feel free to bring in your equipment so we can have an inspection and give you a quote. We also do sighting and tuning for your equipment and allow test shots in the range. Please book online under 1 hr range time-sighting and tuning to book a slot for you.