Sauk Rapids, MN

Granite City JOAD & Adult Achievement program provides year round archery instruction. From October – April instruction/training is held indoor at Harvest Fellowship Church Sauk Rapids on Tuesday evenings and Minnesota Sportsmens Club Zimmerman, Thursday evenings.  May - August outdoor session are held in Duelm area on Tuesday evenings.

Indoor JOAD

Tuesday January 9th Harvest Fellowship Church, Sauk Rapids 6:15 PM / Thursday January 11th Minnesota Sportsmens, Zimmerman 7:00 PM

Club provide equipment?
Yes the club has Genesis bows and arrows available for rent at Sauk Rapids location for $10.00 per session.

How it works.
Sauk Rapids Location Cost - $70.00 for 1 child or adult, $30 per addtional family member,  Zimmerman Location Cost - $75 per person for per 10 week session. All archers must be recreational, youth or family members of USA Archery by 3rd time attending any JOAD or Adult Achievement session.  See USA Archery website to join, link provided on our link page.  2-3 times during the 10 weeks we will hold a "pin" shoot to earn merit pins. New archers typically are accepted on 1st week of any given 10 week session. Please call Coach Linda Beck for exceptions.

Based on score archers earn merit pins. To receive pins archer must hold either a youth or family membership with USA Archery.

Training consists of a variety of techniques used to improve archer’s skills and ultimately score. Techniques include use of stretch bands, string bows, blank bale, muscle mimetic, etc.

Upcoming Tournaments

Iowa Pro Am January 5-7

Lancaster Classic January 27-28

Vegas February 9-11

USA Archery Indoor Natioanls March 9-11

EJK Memorial Shoot March 17

Open Meeting with Board of Directors January 2nd 6:30 PM Harvest Fellowship Church. The mission of Granite City JOAD is to promote the sport of archery among youth, as well as adults, encourage sportsmanship and volunteerism and to provide youth with positive and enjoyable opportunities to excel in the sport of Archery. The mission of Granite City JOAD shall also provide members with the opportunities to achieve sustained competitive excellence in local, National and International Archery Competitions.  Granite City JOAD is a 501c organization.