Thanks to the crow again for giving us a nice write-up on our recent successes in the Selby League and the Abbey Wand Shoot. Here’s the article.
9th November 2014. Abbey Bowmen’s 6th ‘Enticingly Difficult’ Wand Shoot. Harry Potter aside, a “Wand” is an upright wooden pole stuck in the ground at a considerable distance (120 or 140 yards) from the archers. It has a ring around the base and arrows falling within the ring score. Arrows… Read more »
Sunday 16th November 2014 shooting a Frostbite and 252s. It was a very misty start, so much so that we had to delay the start of the shoot half an hour for the mists to clear, and our compound archers had to wait another half hour after that. Congratulations! You… Read more »
It’s official. We entered four teams (Recurve A, Recurve B, Longbow and Compound) in the Selby Postal League this year (2014) and every one of our teams came top in their division and will be promoted for the next season! Before we get too big headed about it it should… Read more »