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Cal Archery Academy

Cal Archery Academy, Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) is a program of USA Archery that teaches archery to young people, provides great opportunities for awarding achievement, and helps archers to enjoy the sport recreationally or progress to the excitement of competition!

Due to COVID-19 considerations, Cal Archery Academy is still suspended until further notice.

About the Program

Cal Archery Academy is designed as a RECURVE only archery training program and has a more serious, skill-development-oriented atmosphere. Beginners without equipment are welcome and competition does not need to be a required goal for participation. Join the Cal Archery Academy, JOAD e-mail list and receive the newsletter.

To get started with the Cal Archery Academy, contact: Victor Chia, Cal Archery Academy Director ( 

Ages & Eligibility

Campers must be ages 8-18 (by December 1, 2020) in order to register for Cal Archery Academy

One SessionSat1:30 – 5:30 p.m.$40Cancelled until further notice.
Five SessionsSat1:30 – 5:30 p.m.$175Cancelled until further notice.
Ten SessionsSat1:30 – 5:30 p.m.$300Cancelled until further notice.


Golden Bears Recreation Center – Softball Field – 25 Sports Lane, Berkeley, CA 94704

Leadership Training Teaching Team

The Cal Archery Academy, JOAD Leadership Training Teaching Team is for advanced archers who are learning to instruct and develop general leadership skills. This program is by invitation only. No charge – must have code to register.

Sat1:30 – 5:30 p.m.N/ACancelled until further notice.



For more information about Cal Archery Academy, or registering your youth, please contact us via email: YOUTH@BERKELEY.EDU

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