Venues

Abbey shoot at three different venues through the year. All our venues are wheelchair accessible.

Below is a map below showing the locations of all our venues.

Outdoor Venue

Verulam School Sports Field, Sandpit Lane, St. Albans (map)

(nearest postcode AL4 0BX, entrance is next to 100, Sandpit Lane)

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Target and clout can be shot at this venue. Currently it is available all day Saturday and Sunday subject to booking a lane. If visitors would like to shoot with us please send a message to enquiries@abbeybowmen.org.

Under normal circumstances this venue is mainly used April-September but can be used throughout the year. The main times the club meets here are:

  • Sundays: 10:00 am until 13:00 or later

  • Tuesdays:   18:30* pm until dusk 

  • Thursdays:  18.30* pm until dusk

*or earlier by arrangement with a keyholder

All carbon arrows are not allowed at this venue.

 

Weekend Indoor Venue

Sandringham School Sports Centre, The Ridgeway, St Albans AL4 9NX (map)

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This venue is available October-March. Currently sessions are being held on Saturday afternoons and Sunday mornings. If visitors would like to shoot with us please send a message to enquiries@abbeybowmen.org.

 

Under normal circumstances this venue is available Sundays 10:00 until 13:00 (Occasionally our weekday venue is used on Sundays)

Clean indoor shoes are required at this venue.

A map showing the entrances to the school and parking is available here.

 

Weekday Indoor Venue

Loreto College Gym, Upper Lattimore Rd, St Albans,  AL1 3NU (map)

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Currently this venue is not available due to the pandemic. We normally have sessions between October-March at the following times:

  • Tuesdays:  18.30 - 22:00 (practice/coaching session)

  • Thursdays: 18.30 - 22:00

It is also used for beginners' courses and the occasional Sunday session.

Clean indoor shoes are required at this venue.