Author Archives: Jack Corps

Abbey Wand 2017

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On Remembrance Sunday four archers from Royston Heath visited the Abbey Wand Shoot. Archers shoot at a 6inch wide post 140yards away. Arrows hitting on the post score 5, and arrows landing within a 5ft diameter circle around the post score one. This year was a rather chilly and windy… Read more »

County Team Championships 2017

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Seven members of the club took part in the Hertfordshire County Team Championships on Sunday. After travelling to Welwyn for the competition our archers joined 79 others in shooting the World Archery 25m round. With five archers equaling or surpassing their personal best, a good day was had by most…. Read more »

HAA Summer League Results 2017

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The final results for the Hertfordshire Archery Association Summer League have been announced. In the senior leagues, our recurve team finished in 5th place with 4 points. Our Compound team finished in 7th with 2 points. Individually, our archers had some successes too – the highlight being Michael’s 3rd place… Read more »

Selby Postal League 2017

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We had a fairly decent year with our Recurve A team finishing 3rd in Division 4 with the 16th highest aggregate score. Our Recurve B team jumped up to 2nd place in division 17 after the final round of matches in September. Despite out scoring our opponents in each fixture… Read more »

3rd Annual Tag Team Competition

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Royston Heath held our 3rd Annual Tag Team competition this morning on the Heath. Despite the threat of rain, fourteen hardy souls pitched up to participate in one of our more unique events. While the rain stayed away, the wind picked up and it proved to be an interesting challenge… Read more »

HAA Summer League September 2017

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Royston Heath’s recurve team finished our third season in the HAA Summer League with a hard fought victory against Elswood Bowmen in St. Albans this afternoon. With swirling wind a constant adversary and a spattering of rain for good measure, conditions certainly did not encourage a high scoring affair. However… Read more »

County Western 2017

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The 46th Hertfordshire County Western Tournament was hosted at Bishop Stortford on Sunday 3rd of September and Royston Heath Archery Club members performed very well with three archers winning trophies. Deborah Martin got the gold in the Ladies First Class Recurve bow and also the overall ladies recurve trophy. Yvonne… Read more »

HAA Summer League August 17

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Archers from Royston Heath put in an accomplished performance in our final home match in this year’s Hertfordshire Summer League. It was a warm Sunday with only a light breeze drifting over the Heath. Almost perfect conditions for shooting, which helped two new club records to be shot during the… Read more »

Selby League July 2017

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Results from all our July Selby League Fixtures have been received. It was an interesting month for us. Both our Recurve A and out Compound teams put in their highest scores of the season so far. Unfortunately, we lost out in both fixtures. On the other hand, our Recurve B… Read more »

Selby League June 2017

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Our June Selby League fixtures are now available. Once again we have done quite well in these leagues and we have won all three of our June fixtures. Division 4 – Recurve A (Threshold: 1820) Royston 1588 vs 1555 Essex Company of Archers (Royston Win) Division 17 – Recurve B… Read more »