W Kerr Scott POWWOW 2016

Posted on September 18, 2016

It was a hot September day at W. Kerr Scott Reservoir but CTA hosted another successful shoot at the POWWOW.  The heat didn't seem to deter all the young folks.......and a few adults too.  Many, many thanks to Allen Wagner, Jeff Cook, Mark Rickard, Mike Keziah and our neighbor at the club, Zachery Honaker, who was a huge help.  That kid must have shot 200 arrows in addition to helping us with the set-up and blowing up a LOT of balloons.  ...

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Article About CTA in the Hickory Daily Record

Posted on August 8, 2016

At CTA's most recent Saturday shoot we were joined by reporter Valerie Buccio from the Hickory Daily Record. Valerie wrote the following article about the club. The article itself along with several of the photos Valerie took on her visit can also be found here.     Posted: Saturday, August 6, 2016 4:20 pm | Updated: 12:18 pm, Mon Aug 8, 2016.  Carolina Traditional Archers' Club welcomes newcomers of all ages By Valerie Buccio ...

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Alexander Christian Academy Shoot

Posted on June 9, 2016

Thanks to Wendy Webb and the Alexander Christian Academy for hosting the shoot today (5/19/16) with 22 of their kids. It was a great time and I think the students really enjoyed it.......and maybe learned something too. There were some skilled archers in the bunch. Not the first time many of these kids had shot a bow. Some of course, were newbies but picked up the technique and shot quite well. Many thanks to Rick Richard, Jim Jordan, Jeff ...

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June Kid’s Day Shoot

Posted on June 8, 2016

WOW, what a great day at CTA for our June kid's shoot. 77 people in attendance at last count. Thanks to the American Heritage Girls organization for joining our shoot today and making it a super time for all. I think we all had some serious fun and hopefully a lot of lady archers will emerge. There were some talented young archers in the group. The girls were a delight and so well behaved. Please come back and join us again. And a special "Thank ...

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Primitive Weekend and November shoot recap

Posted on November 24, 2015

Hello CTA membership, We had a great turnout for our primitive skills weekend and November shoot. We had 16 people show up for primitive skills Friday evening/night and that’s a new record for attendance. Our friends from Appalachian State came down to join us and we had a blast. We had a total of 27 for the November shoot the next day. We had fun flint knapping, arrow building, bow working (thanks Bill), atlatl throwing (thanks Rowan!!), ...

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