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27/07/2021

New archery club for Granard

Knights and Conquests

Mark Higson, who is an Irish International Archer, instructs Wolfshead President and Knights and Conquests Granard Visitor Centre Education Officer, Déirdre Orme in shooting technique

The Wolfshead Company of Archers, affiliated to Archery Ireland and the Federation of Irish Sports Clubs, is now operational at the Knights and Conquests Heritage site in Granard.

The club are holding an open day on Saturday, June 19 with free have a go sessions with Archery Ireland instructors.

Bartle D'Arcy, Knights and Conquests General Manager, explained, " We formed this club with Archery Ireland Officer Mark Higson who had previously been involved in Cavan Archers to promote activity on our site in Granard and also bring a different sport to the area.”

Mr D'Arcy added, “As we progress with our Norman Park having expertise in Archery is very important.”
There are a series of beginners courses planned, with limited availability over the following weeks for those interested in signing up.

Advance booking details are on the Knights and Conquests Facebook page.

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