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Axe Throwing - Introduction & Training

Training will be presented by Ken Campisi and Bob Cochran.  Axes will be provided.  Club members and guests of family accepted with at least 1 club member present.  Ages 10+ and up allowed, and anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.  A max of 12 participants for each hour session.  Be aware that the date/time is pending no bad weather so rescheduling may be necessary.

When:

  • May 7th 9am-10am and 10am-11am,
  • May 14th 9am-10am and 10am-11am,
  • May 21st 9am-10am and 10am-11am, and
  • July 9th 9am-10am and 10am-11am.

The Axe Range is located between the Clubhouse and garage right behind Frank’s House.

To Sign up - please click here.  Questions may be sent to secretary@andoversportsmensclub.org.

    12 tickets to each event available, users able to select multiple tickets.

Rules to follow:

 

  • Only hatchets no longer than 20” with wooden handles only. 
  • No double-sided hatchets.   
  • Throwers must be 10+ years of age, and anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.  
  • All throwers are required to wear closed-toe shoes when throwing axes.  
  • All axes are to be thrown from the black line. 
  • Only one person at a time is allowed to throw an axe.  
  • Always remain on the nearest side of the RED line when throwing.  
  • Always remain behind the RED line until the axe has come to rest either in the target or on the ground.  
  • Viewer(s) and throwers, not in the act of throwing, MUST remain behind the black line or behind the screened wall.

Read more on our website about the Axe Range Rules.

 

Date: 
Saturday, May 7, 2022 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Saturday, May 21, 2022 - 10:00am to 11:00am
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Axe Throwing - Introduction & Training

Training will be presented by Ken Campisi and Bob Cochran.  Axes will be provided.  Club members and guests of family accepted with at least 1 club member present.  Ages 10+ and up allowed, and anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.  A max of 12 participants for each hour session.  Be aware that the date/time is pending no bad weather so rescheduling may be necessary.

When:

  • May 7th 9am-10am and 10am-11am,
  • May 14th 9am-10am and 10am-11am,
  • May 21st 9am-10am and 10am-11am, and
  • Rescheduled for July 9th 9am-10am and 10am-11am.  SOLD-OUT

The Axe Range is located between the Clubhouse and garage right behind Frank’s House.

To Sign up - please click here.  Questions may be sent to secretary@andoversportsmensclub.org.

    12 tickets to each event available, users able to select multiple tickets.

Rules to follow:

 

  • Only hatchets no longer than 20” with wooden handles only. 
  • No double-sided hatchets.   
  • Throwers must be 10+ years of age, and anyone under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.  
  • All throwers are required to wear closed-toe shoes when throwing axes.  
  • All axes are to be thrown from the black line. 
  • Only one person at a time is allowed to throw an axe.  
  • Always remain on the nearest side of the RED line when throwing.  
  • Always remain behind the RED line until the axe has come to rest either in the target or on the ground.  
  • Viewer(s) and throwers, not in the act of throwing, MUST remain behind the black line or behind the screened wall.

Read more on our website about the Axe Range Rules.

 

Date: 
Saturday, May 7, 2022 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Saturday, May 14, 2022 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Saturday, May 21, 2022 - 9:00am to 10:00am
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Boating Safety

Boating Safety Class - Learn Boating Basics

 

The Massachusetts Environmental Police and trained volunteer Instructors will be conducting a free Boating Safety Course at the Andover Sportsmen's Clubhouse located as 655 Middleton Road, North Andover, Ma 01845.

The course is open to club members, their families and friends and to the public.  A Certificate of Boating will be issued by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts upon successful completion of this course.  Youths ages 12-15 who pass the course will recieve a certificate allowing them to operate a motor-boat without an adult on board.

The course will be held on three(3) consecutive Friday evenings 6:00pm to 9:30pm.  The course will begin on May 13th and runs until May 27th.

To Register by phone and/or for additional information please contact the Mass Environmental Police Boat & Recreational Safety Bureau at (617) 356 - 3171 or (508) 654 - 4961. You may register online here.  Please note the Andover Sportsmen's Club Course ID No is: 4778.

Hope to see you there!

Tim Gallant, Certified Volunteer Boating Instructor

Date: 
Friday, May 13, 2022 - 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Friday, May 20, 2022 - 6:00pm to 9:30pm
Friday, May 27, 2022 - 6:00pm to 9:30pm

ASC Ladies Night - Outdoor Pistol Range

ASC Ladies Night - Outdoor Pistols
Thursday April 21, 2022
One session limited to 12

Advanced beginner/Intermediate/Advanced
6:15pm -7:15pm

ASC pistol instructors will review safety and skills necessary to use a pistol  in a comfortable learning environment.  This event is held at on the Outdoor Pistol Range (first building on the right as you enter the property) and is open to women only. 

Advanced Beginners - geared to women who are newer to shooting, have attended at least one Ladies Night training session, and are gaining confidence handling their firearm safely.

 Intermediate/Advanced - geared to women who have attended multiple training sessions and are comfortable handling their firearm safely. Please bring your pistol, ammo (50 rounds minimum), ear & eye protection.

Closed toe shoes/sneakers, no V-neck or sleeveless shirts please.
Bring/dress in layers as spring temps are unpredictable. 

Please sign up and review cancellation policies using this link: Outdoor Pistol April 21, 2022

Unfortunately due to anticipated demand, we only offer these events to ASC members or direct relatives of members (wife/mother/daughter/sister/granddaughter/daughter-in-law). Please respect this request.

Questions may be directed to Marcy Wood, Ladies Event Coordinator

Date: 
Thursday, April 21, 2022 - 6:15pm to 7:15pm

NRA HOME FIREARM SAFETY COURSE

This is a four-hour course for safe gun handling that is conducted in the classroom only. Students are taught NRA’s three rules for safe gun handling; primary causes of firearms accidents; firearm parts; how to unload certain action types; ammunition components; cleaning; care; safe storage of firearms in the home; and the benefits of becoming an active participant in the shooting sports. Students will receive the NRA Home Firearm Safety handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, course completion certificate.

Date: 
Saturday, April 23, 2022 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
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