SOCIETY FOR THE PROMOTION OF TRADITIONAL ARCHERY
SPTA was founded in 1993 to promote all world traditional archery, it's history, crafts, technology and shooting practices.
Worldwide growth in interest over the last 10 years means that there are many interesting forms of archery being rediscovered and practiced.
If traditional archery in all it's forms is of interest to you, please see:
THE NEW SPTA WEBSITE HERE
Some SPTA Activities: bowmaking workshops, annual St Georges Shoot (multi-event) , demonstrations, newsletter, Facebook group, liaison with overseas archers/bowyers. Bows included are composite bows (eg. Classic Asian composites eg Turkish bows and Chinese bows, English longbows, American longbows, flatbows, primitive bows, prehistoric bows.
SPTA also supports training for horseback archery as a sport: see www.hauk.org.uk