Southern Upland Roving Archery (SURA)

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Welcome to Southern Upland Roving Archers (S U R A) Established as a private archery shoot in 2009 to give the novice and experienced archer an opportunity to shoot in a relaxed and informal manner.

We are fully insured for all of our activities.

We have a strength in depth policy of learning from each other and support ourselves by working in the community at local events and public shows throughout the Scottish Borders as well as holding regular have ago archery sessions.

We cater for private weddings, birthdays or other celebrations as well as corporate and team building exercise's.

This enables us to operate without having to rely on government or charitable funding!


We shoot all types of bow and associated weapons other than compound or cross bow.

We supply all necessary equipment until some such time as a new archer owns or makes their own.

Whether you are thinking of taking up or great pastime or are already an archer and would like to get some informal practice in simply get in touch by telephone on 01578 740205 or by email 

Next shoot dates ! 

Next shoots at Howlets ha will be  Wednesday 27th August


Wednesdays 3rd 10th 17th and 24th.

Sunday's 7th 14th 21st and 28th.


Wednesdays 1st 15th and 22nd

Sundays 19th and 26th 

Note we are closed completely  between Saturday the 2nd of October until Monday the 13th. 

Members of the public and those wishing to try the bow at our regular meets please contact us by phone or email prior to visiting.

Telephone 01578 740205 email marking the email #Archery

We shoot most Sunday afternoons across a wide area of agricultural land and have our own woodland shoot here at Howlets ha (pictured).Throughout the summer months we also have a regular Wednesday meet and other times by arrangement.

We shoot in all weathers throughout the year.

We do not have a membership fee and charge only £5.00p for a first visit and a £3.00p pp field fee on subsequent visits. Including Tea & biscuits by a donation to the tea fund. 

Howlets ha' Farm House Westruther Gordon Berwickshire TD3 6NF