ACTIVITIES FOR BEGINNERS

The World Archery Excellence Centre is a development hub for archery worldwide and a sports centre for the community and organizations in Switzerland, offering many different activities for beginners of all levels and ages. 

 

DISCOVER ARCHERY

Participants learn the basics of archery in a one-on-one session with a qualified coach, with friends or family, or as part of a group. Our fantastic staff and volunteers can teach anyone to shoot a bow and arrow safely and quickly, and have a lot of fun in the process. During the course, participants will be introduced to the sport of archery by learning proper archery form and acquire some basic knowledge on the sport. 

The World Archery Excellence Centre’s Group Discover Archery sessions last 1 hour and a half, every other weekend, from 10:30 to 12:00. 

GROUP CLASS (1 CLASS)

If your group is more than 6 people, you can register for your own event with archery initiation.

PRICES:
Adults : CHF 35.- per person
AVS/AI : CHF 25.- per person
Youth/Students : CHF 20.- per person

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All the equipment is provided, and mineral water is available for all. Participants should be at the reception 10-15 minutes before the start of the class and wear comfortable sports clothes.

PRIVATE CLASS (1 CLASS)

Book on demand at least 48 hours before. 

If your group is more than 6 people, you can register for your own event with archery initiation.

PRICES:
1 person  : CHF 95.-
2 people  : CHF 130.-
3 people  : CHF 150.-
4 people  : CHF 170.-
5 people  : CHF 190.-

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All the equipment is provided, and mineral water is available for all. Participants should be at the reception 10-15 minutes before the start of the class and wear comfortable sports clothes.

START ARCHERY

Our Start Archery classes take you from first-timer to an official archer, teaching technique, safety and the skills of a sport in a one-on-one session with an accredited coach, with friends or family or as part of a group. By the end of the course, our fantastic staff will have anyone shooting comfortably with more advanced equipment. 

GROUP COURSE (5 CLASSES)

Participants can choose between having lessons on Wednesday evenings, from 6 to 7:30 PM, or on Sunday mornings, from 10:30 AM to 12 PM

PRICES:
Adults : CHF 270.- per person
AVS/AI : CHF 200.- per person
Youth/students : CHF 170.- per person

DATES:
November 3rd to December 5th (1 class a week)

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All the equipment is provided. Participants should wear comfortable sports clothes.

PRIVATE COURSE (5 CLASSES)

Participants can book the first private class through our website and schedule the rest of the 4 classes personally with the coach or at the Centre's reception. 

PRICES:
1 person : CHF 350.-
2 people : CHF 650.-
3 people : CHF 900.-
4 people : CHF 1100.-
5 people : CHF 1300.-
Family of 3 : CHF 650.-
Family of 4 : CHF 900.-

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All the equipment is provided. Participants should wear comfortable sports clothes.

IMPROVE ARCHERY

Improve Archery is a course class meant to improve the basic skills learned during the Start Archery course. Participants become archers as they develop the necessary skills to become a licensed archer. After an archer goes through the Improve Archery Course, they can become a member of the WAEC and join the Member’s Training twice a week. 

GROUP COURSE (10 CLASSES)

Lessons for the Improve Archery Course are twice a week. every Tuesday, from 6 PM to 7:30 PM, and every Sunday, from 9 AM to 10:30 AM

PRICES:
Adults : CHF 490.- per person
AVS/AI : CHF 400.- per person
Youth/Students : CHF 350.- per person

DATES:
November 2nd to December 5th (2 classes a week)

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All the equipment is provided. Participants should wear comfortable sports clothes.

PRIVATE COURSE (10 CLASSES)

Participants can book the

PRICES:
1 person = CHF 690.-
2 people = CHF 1290.-
3 people = CHF 1800.-
4 people = CHF 2200.-
5 people = CHF 2600.-
Family of 3 = CHF 1290.-
Family of 4 = CHF 1800.-

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All the equipment is provided. Participants should wear comfortable sports clothes.

KIDS' CAMPS

The World Archery Excellence Centre hosts Kids’ Camps throughout the year so that children between the ages of 8 and 12 can discover a new sport.

This 5-day camp allows participants to learn the basics of how to properly shoot a bow. There will be a variety of different games and friendly competitions. In addition to shooting a bow and arrow, children will also be able to build their own bow!  

GENERAL INFORMATION

Participants of the WAEC's Kids' Camps all start as complete beginners, but at the end of the week, will all be real archers. As the week goes on, they upgrade their equipment and progress to shoot with the same set-up as the Olympic Recurve bow!

SCHEDULE:
Monday to Friday (5 days)
From 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM

CAMP DATES:
Autumn camp from October 25th to 29th, 2021

FOOD:
Lunch is provided by the WAEC. Depending on allergies and food restrictions, different options will be available. 
There are two small breaks per day, one in the morning and one in the afternoon, where snacks and drinks will be provided for all participants. 

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All the equipment is provided. Participants should wear comfortable sports clothes.