The Atlanta Archery Academy & Club is conveniently located in Dunwoody GA at the MJCCA (Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta) - 5342 Tilly Mill Rd, Atlanta, GA 30338.
We are a recreational JOAD club (USA archery affiliated; Junior Olympic Archery Development Club), we also have a competitive team that enjoys growing and challenging our skills against other local clubs as well as at state and national events.
We specialize and enjoy teaching people archery (kids and adults) who are brand new to the sport and want to safely learn correct form and technique.
If you want to try archery because it is something you always thought was cool and do not know where to start, are looking for an archery club to practice and grow your skills, compete or hunt, we can help you get started safely and correctly.
Our Head Coach, Yale Nogin has thought archery was cool for as long as he can remember & has been practicing archery for over 35 years.
He has been enjoying and has had the privilege of teaching archery to children as young as 5, children with special needs, teens, adults, grandparents and even a few great grandparents for over five years and counting.
Yale's a USA Archery NTS Level 3 Coach (National Training System).
He had a great experience at Camp Ramah Darom in Clayton GA for 4 years while he developed and ran the archery program and taught many great kids how to manage a bow and shoot accurately & safely.
He also enjoyed running the archery programs at Camp Ramah's retreats & family camps held through the year before starting the Atlanta Archery Academy & Club in Dunwoody GA.
Yale's unique approach to teaching and coaching the philosophy, science and art of archery comes from combining his Interest in archery, background as a chiropractor, 25 years practicing yoga and USA archery training.
What Yale love most about archery is sharing the beautiful, powerful, & super cool sport with others.