We watched The Hunger Games, had a little think and came up with an epic challenge for a Nottingham stag do. Get the adrenaline going with three activities: archery, archery combat, and knife throwing. Here’s the really good bit: you’ll do all this in Sherwood Forest. Will you win or will the hunter become the hunted? Only one way to answer that one. Sharpen those marksmanship skills and step up to the challenge. We give you the Hunter Games!
First, you’ve got to learn how to nock a bow, load an arrow, and shoot like Robin Hood. Fortunately, there are instructors on site to show you how it’s done. It takes real skill and timing to hit the target, never mind the bullseye. Especially when your mates are trying to put you off your shot! Can you concentrate, remember your training, and send the arrow straight in? Have a practice and put your newfound skills to the test in archery combat.
When you’ve got archery down, it’s time to move on to something even more challenging – knife throwing. Nottingham stag do challenges don’t get much tougher than this. Learn how to use throwing knives without taking a finger off, and then have a go at hitting the target.
If you were feeling really mean, you’d make the stag do the Hunter Games in green tights. The best man gets to be Sherriff of Nottingham. You’re on a Nottingham stag do, it has to be done!