What’s Happening?

The Club's Covid-19 Update...Important!
Must Read Information For All Club Members

April 3, 2020

Will the clubhouse and club grounds stay open?

At this time the clubhouse and grounds will remain open, ONLY,  if proper social distancing, frequent hand washing and sanitizing of all touched surfaces is completed by every member. If there are reports of anyone not sanitizing touched surfaces or respecting the social distancing requirements laid out by the B.C. Ministry of Health and the Provincial Health Officer, the clubhouse and gate locks will be changed and the premises will be closed immediately.

What is happening with future events and club functions?

Until further notice, ALL Cowichan Bowmen events and functions are CANCELLED. This means any 3D, target tournament, JOP, family night, and special events.

Could the club house and grounds eventually close?

Yes, if the B.C. Ministry of Health and the Provincial Health Officer shuts down the use of parks and/or recreational facilities, the clubhouse and grounds will immediately close with locks being changed. This is an ongoing situation and other information that comes to light as a result of this outbreak as it develops may result in immediate shut down of all club facilities without notification, though we will do our best to keep you informed.

Is the clubhouse clean?

We have purchased extra sanitizing materials to ensure the clubhouse is sanitized. The continuation of sanitation is the responsibility of every member who uses the club's grounds and facilities. Hand sanitizer and wipes are provided within the clubhouse.

Cowichan Bowmen Archery Club

Hand Sanitizer and Wipes at The Clubhouse

Any member or guest who uses the clubhouse facilities must wipe down ANYTHING they touch in the clubhouse with the disenfectant wipes which are on a table in the clubhouse. Upon entering or using the clubhouse facilities please use the supplied hand sanitizer or wash your hands with soap in the washroom. This is for the safety of everyone.


Club Grounds Closed for Road Maintenance

The club grounds will be completely closed for road maintenance on April 1st and 2nd, 2020.


JOP and Family Night Cancelled due to COVID-19 Outbreak

Until further notice JOP and Family Night will be cancelled due to the COVID-19 situation. These programs will be cancelled for at least the next two weeks. We will provide updates and any other changes to the club operation on Facebook, email, and the Cowichan Bowmen website.

At the moment we have no knowledge of any members who have tested positive for COVID-19 and are taking these precautionary actions to help keep all club members and the general public safe.

Cowichan Bowmen Archery Club


Now's A Great Time To Renew Your Membership

If you haven't renewed your Cowichan Bowmen Archery Club Membership, or are thinking of joining the club for the first time, now would be a great.  You can download the membership form using the link below and drop it off at the club during family nights, or mail it in. We look forward to seeing all new and returning members. If you have questions, contact the membership director using the contact form by clicking here.

Click here to download the 2019 - 2020 membership form.


Club Motto - And The Winner Is...

5 options were presented for members to vote on.  The one that received the most votes is “Aim to get involved - Target family fun”.  Motion to adopt it for the club’s motto was passed at the November 26 general meeting.

Thank you for all who submitted their votes, and their names were entered in a prize draw for a $50 restaurant gift certificate, drawn at the November 26 general meeting. The winner of the draw is Darcy Dean.  Many congratulations Darcy.


Target Wall Rebuild

A BIG thank you to all who came out to help rebuild the target wall, we did it in record time.

Thanks to: Chris E,  Darcy D,  Frank P,  John P,  Lindsay M,  Norm A,  Rand G,  Roger W,  Russell O,  Warren D and a couple of other volunteers who remain anonymous.


No Shooting Broadheads or Crossbows on Butts

A reminder that broadhead arrows and/or crossbows are to be used in the sandpit only and are not to be used on the target or field butts as they wreck the butts.