ATBA-ABOUT US-Objectives of the Alberta Traditional Bowhunters Association:
To be advocates for bowhunting with all forms of traditional archery equipment that include primitive-bows, longbows, self bows, flat bows and recurve bows which are hand-held and drawn and released by muscle power.
To be a political voice to promote, enhance and preserve traditional bow hunting
To promote and preserve the historic, archeological and cultural importance of the traditional bow and arrow.
Endeavor to pass on, our knowledge of the art, history and science of traditional archery to our youth and others.
To unite traditional archers for the promotion and enhancement of traditional archery activities, wherever that may be.
Provide venues for our members to enjoy camaraderie, fraternity, and archery events, including bow hunting.
To promote conservation through actions.
Support, liaise, and or affiliate with organizations that are working to preserve and enhance conservation, hunter education, bow hunting and hunting.
Recognize that this organization is only as strong as the volunteer commitment and to honor our volunteers.