LEARN ARCHERY

The Sylvan Archers range can only accommodate outdoors classes. Some of the instructors below teach year-round at indoor ranges in the area.
Sylvan's Instructor Coordinator and JOAD (Junior Olympic) Coordinator is Brandon Tenner: oregonyoutharchery@gmail.com
Coordinator of the community lessons is Laurie Robinson: robinsnest44@comcast.net


Summer Instruction Program 2017

Monday's, June 19 & 26th, July 10th, 17th & 24th at 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Sunday's, August 6th, 13th & 20th at 9 to 11 a.m.

Low-cost evening lessons for both kids and adults are available in a beautiful setting at the Sylvan Archers range in Sherwood. Open to the public. Try one session, several or all. Sylvan's volunteer instructors, certified through USA Archery, will get you started in the sport or help you advance your form. Free for members with their own equipment, $5 for nonmembers (includes  equipment) or for members who use our equipment.

We are requiring preregistration so we can prepare for the right number of students per session. For more information or to preregister, call or text Laurie Robinson at 503-928-2357 or email to: robinsnest44@comcast.net.


Sylvan certified Instructor Members

  1. Basic level, basic Olympic shooting, and level 1 instructor certification contact Matt Sowa at matthewjsowa@gmail.com
  2. Basic and basic traditional shooting contact John Dull at zoeynrafi@gmail.com
  3. Basic level, basic traditional, primitive shooting and level 1 instructor certification contact Jeff Gottfried at era@gottfried.net
  4. Basic level, basic traditional, primitive shooting and level 1 instructor certification contact Sam Vanderbeek at vanderbeek.sam@gmail.com
  5. Basic level, advanced barebow and bowhunter shooting, and level 1 instructor certification contact Rebecca Jackson at jacksonr341@earthlink.net
  6. Level 3 certified, modern traditional and tournament shooting with recurve and longbow, level 1 and 2 instructor certification classes, Scouts, women's
    classes, contact Laurie Robinson at robinsnest44@comcast.net or 503-928-2357
  7. Advanced Olympic, compound, JOAD shooting and level 1 instructor certification contact Brandon Tenner at oregonyoutharchery@gmail.com
  8. Intermediate level, intermediate traditional shooting, and level 1 and 2 instructor certification contact Marianne Itkin at mimo456@aol.com
  9. Advanced traditional, compound, barebow and bowhunter shooting, and level 1 and 2 instructor certification contact Mike Brown sgm.archer@gmail.com

Indoor Archery Lessons

Mount Scott Community Center Tuesday Nights Classes, 73rd and Harold, Portland Oregon. Contact Jesse Wiper, 503-477-3377, Intermediate

Archery Lessons are available at your local Pro-Shop

Contact one of these two shops for more information

Archers Afield
Tigard Plaza (Hall & 99W)
11945 SW Pacific Hwy Ste #121
Portland, OR 97223
(503) 639-3553 phone

Broken Arrow Archery
2044 S.E. Adams St
Milwaukie, OR 97222
Phone: 503-654-8012