THIN LINE ARROW ARCHERY
Applications for 2022 are now being taken.
THIN LINE ARROW ARCHERY is a program hosted by Give2Those.org in partnership with Reedy’s Archery in Middleboro, MA.
Thin Line Arrow Archery is a program aimed to help the physical and psychological well being of our Nations Heroes by introducing them to the world of archery. Our mission is to develop the skills of archery that allows them to enjoy the benefits of archery now and for the future.
Benefits of Archery and Mental Health:
Archery is a therapeutic sport which can help to motivate, empower, strengthen and renew our Nations Heroes through physical activity and social interaction.
Archery helps to sharpen the mind, improved sleep, reduce levels of stress, depression and the lessening of anxiety. It requires significant mental input, discipline, focus, concentration, motivation, self-efficacy and patience which encourages our Nations Heroes to look for new ways to change their habits and lifestyle.
Archery as a physical exercise:
Taking part in archery is a great way to improve your cardiovascular health. Strengthens the body, your shoulder, back, chest, arm, and core muscle groups all receive a workout when shooting a bow.
What one will learn:
You will learn archery etiquette and safety rules, all aspects of using a bow and arrow, including, bow fitting, storing, handling, and shooting to include fixing any bad habits while developing your shooting form. For archers who already have some archery, Reedy's Archery provides the instruction and guidance to sharpen skills and improve form, focus, concentration and shot execution.
Reedy's knowledgeable instructors will work with you to instill the basics of archery and to develop your confidence and competence on the range, creating a solid foundation of knowledge and skill that will allow you to progress in the sport of archery.
Learn How to Apply: Please note spots are limited
Applicants must be a Veteran, Active Duty Service Member, or First Responder, Family or Child of a Fallen Hero
(Military, Please include Rank and Branch)
All Applicants must fill out an application and waiver form in person or via online below.
We offer two program classes per year
Program class cycle period goes as followed: (Three months on, Three months off)
First Program Starts: September-October- November Application deadline for First Program is July 1
Second Program Starts: March-April-May Application deadline for Second Program is January 1
Terms and Conditions:
Selected applicants have to commit to two (2) lessons per month, minimum of one hour per session. You choose the two days each month, over a period of 3 months at Reedy’s Archery 121 Wood St, Middleborough, MA 02346.
Please note that due to the demand, if an applicant Misses 1 class within the 3 month period you will be disqualified from the program. So please make sure this program is something you are able to commit too.
We ask that applicants be those looking to get into Archery with little to no prior experience, those who do not currently own their own bow and arrows and/or have an older set, and those looking to continue Archery in the future.
If you are chosen You will be contacted via email and will have one week to respond. If you do not respond within the weeks email notice the spot will become available for another applicant.
Please Note: due to spam mail, you may also receive a text message indicating you have been selected if so same one week rule applies.
Once you have confirmed your registration, An email will be sent to you with further registration information.
What happens once you complete the program:
Once all six (6) lesson have been completed in the three month span, we will have a completion ceremony where all participants will come together. You will be asked answer a few written Testimonial Questions, then each participant will then be presented with your own personal bow and arrows. Each bow will be in Honor and Memory of a Fallen Military Member or First Responder.
To Apply fill out application below: