First Flight Archery is an Archery Pro shop, retail vendor and indoor shooting facility serving all of your archery needs in the greater Raleigh area. From new equipment and gear to classes, we offer everything you need to take your skill to the next level.





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Our Indoor Range is open to the public during business hours for $10/day if you have your own bow and arrows. 


Weekly Events at FFA

First Flight Archery participates in USA Archery's Junior Olympic Archery Development program. All members are encouraged to participate in local tournaments.

  • Advanced JOAD: Tuesdays 6 - 7:30 pm, Requires Blue Pin or Coach approval

  • Beginner / Intermediate JOAD: Mondays 6-7 pm, Wednesdays 5:30-6:30 or 6:45-7:45 pm

  • All equipment provided for Intro to Archery and Archery 101 classes (more info below). Intro classes Saturdays 4:30pm. Archery 101 Fridays 7pm.

  • Private and group lessons available.

events near and far

Upcoming Events:

  • Smackdown #2 Jan 19th Indoor 450 Lancaster round at First Flight Archery

  • Lancaster Classic Jan 24-27 Lancaster, PA

  • Smackdown #3 Feb 2nd Inddor 450 Vegas round at First Flight Archery

  • The Vegas Shoot Feb 7-10 Las Vegas, NV


Raleigh Revolution

The Raleigh Revolution Competition Team grew out of our JOAD program and consists of members that show exceptional interest, ability and dedication to the sport. Raleigh Revolution are involved in state, regional and national competitions held by NFAA, USA Archery and S3DA, and hold records in several divisions.


competition calendar

  • 2019 dates coming soon

Archery Classes & Lessons


Intro Classes - $25/person (Saturdays 4:30-5:30 pm)

This hour long class teaches individuals the basics. From learning the parts and pieces to shooting, this intro covers it all.  All equipment is provided for this class, please call ahead to register as this class is usually booked about 4-6 weeks in advance.

Individual & Group Lessons

  • 1 Person: $60

  • 2 People: $75

  • 3 People: $90

  • 4 or more: $25 per person

Archery 101 - $120 (Fridays 7:30-8:30 pm)

This is a six week instructor taught program for beginner archers designed to improve and refine the correct form and fundamentals of the sport.  All equipment is provided for this class, please call ahead to register as this class is usually booked about 6 weeks in advance. Classes run March-Dec


JOAD & Adult Archery (Junior Olympic Archery Development) - $75/month

JOAD is the official youth development program of the USA Olympic Archery program, Adult Archery is a similar programmed designed for adults.

Class is held once a week on Monday 6-7pm, Tuesday 6-7:30pm (advanced class) & Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm or 6:45-7:45pm, If you are using shop equipment the class is $100/Month.


Advantages to JOAD and Adult Archery:

  • Environment encourages focus, self-confidence, and team

  • Organized program format grows with the archer

  • Archers may shoot recurve or compound

  • Certified instructors

  • Recreational or competitive focus

  • Open to ages 8 to 18 (younger with coach approval)


(All Products Purchased at First Flight Archery come with FREE installation)


Bow Services

Complete Bow / Crossbow Setup - $75

Install Sight - $5

Install Crossbow Scope - $10

Install Arrow Res - $6

Install Drop-Away Rest - $10

Install Quiver - $5

Draw Length Adjustment - $15

Paper Tuning - $25

Arrow Cut-Down (per shaft) - $2




String Services

Install String - $10

Install Cables - $10

Install String Silencers (monkey tails included) - $5

Install Kisser Button - $3

Install Nock Sets (includes nock sets) - $5

Install Eliminator Buttons - $6

Install D-Loop (includes material) - $6

Install Peep Sight - $5

Crossbow Center Serving - $15

Re-Serve Bowstring - $15

Complete String Setup (Free w Purchase of Strings) - $20



Value Packages

Tune and Lube Package - $30

General Labor Charge (per 1/4 hour) - $15

Store & Range

6718 Old Wake Forest Road
Raleigh, North Carolina, 27616



Tues - Fri 11-7

Sat 9-4

Sun Closed

Mon Closed (except classes and lessons)

Sat Jan 19th & Sat Feb 2nd Closing at Noon to host a Tournament

Closed: Jan 24-26, Feb 15-16