MOUNTED ARCHERY

 

Besides crafting superb bows, Lukas Novotny is a world class champion and instructor of Mounted Archery. He is a "World Horseback Archery Federation - WHAF"  Certified First Grade Instructor and has given clinics  in North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East and  won competitions all over the world. To check his credentials and awards in the US and abroad check our "about us"  page.  Lukas is also co-founder and former President and lifetime member of the "Mounted Archery Association of the Americas - MA3" . 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To invite Lukas for a clinic at your place/club contact Patricia at salukibow@gmail.com

For experienced riders only (reinless walk, trot and canter), no archery experience necessary.

Conditions: Max of 10 participants, 6 hours a day max. Ground and Mounted Archery.

"Mounted Archery Association of the Americas - MA3" members get 10% off  on the price of our bows.

Cost: Lukas daily fee, plus room, board and transportation.

For more details contact Patricia at salukibow@gmail.com.

 

Private / Semi-private lessons at our place in Central Florida:

Student  must be 18 or older and we recommend wearing a helmet.

No previous archery experience necessary, but student must be an experienced rider with excellent balance (reinless walk, trot and canter).

Package of 3 hours of private instruction at our place with Lukas Novotny for US$200 - Includes ground and mounted archery using the thumb release technique and tips on how to choose and train a horse for Mounted Archery.

Bring a friend and do a semi-private 3 hour lesson package for U$150/person (total of US$300.)

We provide horse, equipment (bow and arrows) and helmets. But you can bring your own horse and gear if you prefer.

Afternoon 3 hour sessions generally start around  3 pm, mostly November through April (our drier and cooler season).  Whole day  sessions (6 hours of instruction) and 2 day (12 hours) private instruction also possible.

Self catering shady RV spot available for those needing to stay overnight because they booked a  2 day clinic (no hook ups). Hotels are also nearby.

"Mounted Archery Association of the Americas - MA3"  members get 10% off  on the price of our bows.

Our bow model most recommended for Mounted Archery is the "Damascus"  either in the 52", 54" or 56" length depending on how tall you are. We recommend a 25# to 45# draw weight depending o your strength. Price starts at U$900, and since they are all custom made by Lukas himself, there is a waiting period of up to one year generally.

Under Florida State Law, your safety is ultimately your own responsibility. All participants must sign a liability waiver and  wear a helmet. 

For more details and in order to book a private session or clinic contact Patricia at salukibow@gmail.com