Welcome to the Website of Archery New Zealand Inc

Archery New Zealand is an Incorporated Society and is the recognised governing body of Archery in New Zealand. It is affiliated to the International Federation - World Archery (WA),  World Archery- Oceania and the New Zealand Olympic Committee. It works closely with Sport New Zealand  (formerly SPARC).  Archery New Zealand holds annual National Championships for Target, Field, Clout and Indoor Archery and has also hosted the Oceania Regional Championships on several occasions.

Our Mission Statement:
“To enable and celebrate a community of people of all ages and abilities who participate in Archery.”

24, Aug, 2016

Archery New Zealand Professional Development Weekend
- Training for a Director of Shooting (DOS)

Open for anyone interested in assisting with tournaments as a DOS. The quality of the tournament is directly proportional to...

16, Aug, 2016

Hi everyone,

On behalf of the 2016 organising committee, I would like to welcome you to Palmerston North for the 45th National Archery Indoor Championships being held at the B & M Ballroom at Central Energy Trust Arena (formerly Arena Manawatu).

Given that we have approximately 170 archers and two sessions on Saturday, I will provide some information to help make the...

11, Aug, 2016


The motions for the Constitutional & Rule changes required to support the outcome of the 2016 Restructure Ballot earlier this year.

The password to access the ballot on Friday 12th August has been emailed to those eligible to vote. 

Please check your spam/junk folders if you did not receive this, then if still not received, please email secretary@archerynz.co.nz to advise of this.

Note that paper copies will be posted and should be received Saturday or Monday.

The Ballot to vote on these motions will open on the 12th August 2016 and close at 8pm on the 25th August 2016. As before...

09, Aug, 2016

The Board is pleased to announce that Trentham Camp Archery Club has agreed to once again host the Nationals 2017 in Upper Hutt.

Because it is so late in the year with such a short time frame for organising the tournament, the Board has agreed to compromise on a number of things.

Therefore, there will not be a JAMA line; there will only be rounds provided for Cadets and Juniors, along with the Masters...

09, Aug, 2016

General Information

JAMA badges and pins can be achieved at any major outdoor tournament where a junior has competed at their relevant World Archery (WA) or JAMA distance or above. The postal round badge system can also be claimed through club shoots.


Badges and pins may be claimed as long as the archer shoots in their correct age group or a higher age group at a registered...

04, Aug, 2016

Due concerns over misinformation being circulated regarding the process required for Olympic qualification to represent New Zealand, the following information has been provided by the NZOC.

The Olympic Charter sets out National Olympic Committee’s (NZOC’s) role in the Olympic Movement. Refer to Rule 27.3 (page...

01, Aug, 2016

The session's for Saturday's shooting schedule and timetable have now been completed.

Target faces Intermediate boy's compound, please read the attached letter. If you want to shoot on a triple spot you must email me before the 12th August 2016 with your request to change.

Sunday will start with the medal presentation at 8.30am followed by matchplay. Target Draw will follow at a later date. I...

24, Jul, 2016
The Archery NZ Board is seeking Registrations of Interest from anyone who would like to be considered for a role as a Team...

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30, Jul, 2016
Mountain Green Archery Club

16, Jul, 2016
Mountain Green Archery Club

25, Jun, 2016
AimTru Archers Club Inc

25, Jun, 2016
Manawatu Archery Club

14, Mar, 2012
Links to International Archery News and Information websites:
World Archery http://worldarchery.org/ The international governing body of archery (formerly known as the International...

12, Mar, 2015

Achievement standards for the use of archery as a physical activity in an applied setting for Secondary School Students have been confirmed by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA).


Students are required to demonstrate performance in competitive archery rounds and teachers can use these standards to assess...

10, Jun, 2014

Hi Everyone

And welcome to the second quarterly JAMA Newsletter for 2014. Happy reading: 

  JAMA Postal League The JAMA Postal competition for 2014 has started with great success, with up to 147 archers per month...

19, Dec, 2013
Hi Everyone Below is the latest update from JAMA, happy reading:     JAMA Postal League Only limited data this time but...

22, Oct, 2013
Prime Minister’s Athlete Scholarship applications will open on 1 November for the 2014 intake of the programme....

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