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La Forêt Sports centre

Commune de Carquefou

Carquefou, Pays de la Loire Altitude : 76m
1 Archery range

Centre disciplines

Archery Para archery


Created in 2018, this state-of-the-art equipment has been designed for the practice of high-level archery, in the “Olympic” and “Paralympic” categories : easy accessibility, size of the practice and range zones, optimized circulation plan, high-end targets, high-quality lighting and acoustics… It is composed of an 18m shooting range (12 mobile targets), a heated and covered zone enabling outdoor shooting (18 windows) and a 70m outdoor shooting zone (24 mobile targets). According to numerous users, this structure is one of, if not the finest, archery facility in France. The La Forêt center is located at the heart of the Moulin Boisseau Sports Complex, a few minutes away from the main roads (including the A11 motorway to Paris) and numerous accommodation options and restaurants.

Special features

The Center is found in an idyllic setting dedicated to archery, the archers will be able to evolve calmly and peacefully, with no interactions with other sportsmen found on site.

It’s specific location within the Moulin Boisseau Sports Complex will also enable archers, who wish so, to practice behind closed doors.

On top of the shooting ranges, they will also have access to a fully equipped gym and a comfortable Club House, ideal for resting and technical analysis.

Known for

– Weekly Training Ground for the Regional Archery Youth Team.

– Para Archery World Championship qualifications (March 2019).

– French Compound Bow Team training course (October 2020)

– French Para Archery Team training course (October 2020)

– FFTA World Archery Competition / outdoor shooting (October 2020)

Optional extras

Meeting room Equipment available for private use Infirmery Floodlit facilities Hospital nearby Weights room Film screening room

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