Things To Do in Durban NorthTake to Target Archery
Where? Kings Park Range, NMR Avenue, Kings Park, Durban-North, Durban.
When? By booking, courses run on Saturday mornings.
How? Call +27 (0)31 312-4554
How much? Falls into price group R201 to R500 per person. Confirm with the provider.
Make like Cupid with your very own bow and arrow or take the dart board you made with your bosses face once step further and test the your aiming skills at the Kings Park Archery Club.
Historians estimate that the bow and arrow was invented in Africa in 50 000 BC where ultimately African hunters used feather shafts with flint arrow heads to put food on the fire.
You can make your own contribution to this weaponry timeline with feet planted firmly on African soil clutching a carbon / aluminium and carbon-fibre / titanium composite bow moulded in 2002 AD. Introductory courses to the art of archery will have you kitted out and staring down a five ring target at the opposite end of the field. Feeling like a member of an ancient cavalry takes place with grass beneath you and open sky above you. Start your training in Durban for an Olympic event that has bows flying 50-70m to connect with a target face of 122cm (seniors) or 15-40m with a target face of 80cm-122cm (juniors).