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Offline blue

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new to traditional archery
« on: May 13, 2013, 12:27:00 AM »
hello everyone! I just got into traditional archery after last bow season. I live in spotsylvania,va . is there any traditional clubs in the area that i could check out. thank you for your time.

Offline JMG

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Re: new to traditional archery
« Reply #1 on: May 13, 2013, 12:37:00 AM »
I don't know of any trad clubs in your area,,but welcome and enjoy!!   :archer2:

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Re: new to traditional archery
« Reply #2 on: May 15, 2013, 11:12:00 AM »
Hey Blue,  I am surprised no one has replied about North Va clubs.  I'm heading to the Baltimore shoot tomorrow.  I know several people there that live in that general area.  I'll tell them about your post and get you some responces.

Jeff
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Re: new to traditional archery
« Reply #3 on: May 15, 2013, 01:12:00 PM »
I'm not aware of any traditional only clubs in NOVA.  You ought to make the drive up to the Baltimore shoot this weekend though.  It is a great shoot and there are plenty of vendors.  Check out baltimorebowmen.com and look up the Traditional Classic for all the info.

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Re: new to traditional archery
« Reply #4 on: May 15, 2013, 02:26:00 PM »
When I lived up there and was member of Traditional Bowhunters of Maryland...I seem to remember some guys in NOVA that would come to some of the shoots.  here is all I could find though:

Traditional Bowhunters of Virginia-John Gresham, 4616 Ladysmith Rd., Ruther Glen, VA 22546, 804-448-1411, john.gresham1@gmail.com

Virginia Traditional Bowhunters/Dixie Bowmen-Bo Slaughter, 5210 Hurop Rd., Sandston, VA 23150, 804-737-9139, rslaughteriii@yahoo.com

Buffalo Creek Traditional Archers-John T. Latocha, 405 Terrace Dr., Mannington, WV 26582, 304-986-3045, joni9600@aol.com

Mountain State Sportsmen's Association-Steve Cox, P O Box 191, Parkersburg, WV 26102, info@mtstate.org web site:  www.mtstate.org


Depending on what part of NOVA you are located one of those might be close...if not...consider joining Trad Bowhunters of Maryland as they have members from NOVA, PA, MD, DE...and have quarterly shoots/meetings plus a lot of other activities.

Traditional Bowhunters of Maryland-John Laws, 914 Camden Ave., Salisbury, MD 21801, longbow914@comcast.net
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Re: new to traditional archery
« Reply #5 on: June 20, 2013, 10:05:00 AM »
Northern VA Archers (NORVA) isn't in your neighborhood, but we're not too far away either.  Up I-95 until you hit Rt 123 in Lorton.  A few miles up 123 and you're practically there.  I can meet you there if you're interested in checking it out.

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