Archery Day Canada
Each year Archery Canada will be celebrating the sport of Archery during Archery Day in Canada! From childhood to adulthood, as a sport and a theme in popular movies and books, Archery is a source of fascination and excitement. Archery requires skills of precision, control, focus, repetition and determination. It is available to be practiced by all, no matter age, gender or ability, and is a widespread pastime in Canada and around the world.
Each year Archery Canada will continue to promote Archery Day in Canada on the second Saturday in May. Archery Day was originally founded by National Archery and Schools Program.
Archery Canada is pleased to offer resources for your club to help celebrate Archery Day on May 11, 2019.
How to run an Try it Day
This resource has been prepared to help you run a successful event. Feel free to download and use these ideas. Send us your own so we can make the resource better.
Archery Day Poster
Download our Try Archery Poster and plan your club event. This fillable poster can be customized for your club’s activity.
- Poster File (coming soon for 2020)
Archery Day Media Kit
How to Observe
Organize an event at your club on the day of, share your passion with photos or just promote the day for your friends. Get the word out. Archery is a great sport or activity!
Here are some suggested social tweets you can use:
Want to get involved on Archery Day in Canada? Invite people out to your club on May 11, 2019! What better way to celebrate than to open your club and let people give archery a try for the first time! Who knows, maybe it’ll be love at first arrow! Make sure to tag @ArcheryCanada and use the hashtag #ArcheryDayCanada and we’ll give it a share!
Want to be part of the Archery Day in Canada celebrations? Have your club fill out the Archery Day Canada “Try Archery” poster to let people know that they can give archery a shot on May 11, 2019! Make sure to tag @ArcheryCanada and use the hashtag #ArcheryDayCanada and we’ll give it a share!
Have an amazing archery story you want to tell? Let your local media outlets involved! Archery Canada has released a how-to guide on getting the media’s attention to promote the sport of archery!
Know someone that wants to try archery? May 11th would be the perfect day to do it! Go down to your local club and ask them to join in on the Archery Day in Canada festivities! Tag your club to let them know! #ArcheryDayCanada
Here are some more great ways you can celebrate the day on social media:
- Create an event page on Facebook for your Try Archery Day and tag @archerycanda. We will share your event on social media feed to help promote your club’s love for archery!
- Show everyone why archery is your favorite sport. Find your best photo or post a video to celebrate archery on Archery Day in Canada, Saturday, May 11! #ArcheryDayCanada
- Encourage your club members and challenge them too!
- Help us celebrate Archery Day in Canada and come support a try archery day at our club on Saturday, May 11, 2019! #tryarchery, #ArcheryDayCanada
Feed your need for excitement and get addicted to archery at an archery club near you!
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Archery Canada is the national sport governing body for Archery in Canada, including all aspects of High-Performance (recurve and compound), 3D, and Field archery as well as those new to archery. Among its responsibilities, the association selects and prepares Canada’s teams that participate in international competitions including Continental Championships, World Championships and major multi-sport Games (ie. Olympic Games).