Internal Competitions

During the year, the club organise several internal competitions for members to participate in. We hold a varied mix of events that give all club members a chance to enjoy a little competitive archery in a relaxed atmosphere.

Competitions Calendar

JanuaryPortsmouth Tag Team
FebruaryNFAA VegasBurntwood Handicap
MarchIndoor Championships
JulyOutdoor Championships
OctoberIndoor HandicapFrostbite Tag Team
NovemberFrostbite Head2Head
DecemberSt. Nicholas Handicap

Outdoor Competitions
Burntwood  Handicap
The Burntwood Handicap was introduced in February 2017. The round shot is one of AGB’s Burntwood Rounds. These rounds are shot at 30m with the faces changing sizes during the round instead of changing distances. Salvers are awarded for both junior and senior members.Burntwood Salver

2017Coomaren VencatasawmyMatty Lennoxsmith
2018Mark BishopJoel Overton

Club Outdoor Championships

YearSenior RecurveSenior CompoundJunior Recurve
2017Michael WrightPeter StaceyN/A

Tag Team Frostbite
The Tag Team Frostbite began in 2015. Club members are paired off by drawing names from a hat of experienced and less experienced club members. Archers shoot a frostbite round with their best three arrows per end counting towards the team score.

2015William HughesDanielle Albone
2016Jack CorpsJohn Albone
2017Sam PaveyMick Sparkes

Frostbite Head to Head
The Frostbite Head2Head was introduced to bring a little extra competition practice into the club calendar. We host the Head to Head after one of our HAA Frostbite League shoots which we use as the ranking round.

YearSenior RecurveSenior CompoundJunior Recurve
2017Jack CorpsMick SparkesOliver Sapsford

St. Nicholas Handicap
The St Nicholas Handicap shoot was introduced in 2015. The event usually takes place during December. Members participate in a handicapped competition shooting the St Nicholas Round. In 2017 we introduced a new Trophy to be awarded annually at for the winning senior and junior archers.

YearSenior WinnerJunior Winner
2015William HughesN/A
2016Bob LodgeN/A
2017Mick SparkesMatthew Williams

Indoor Competitions
Indoor Handicap

After securing a new indoor venue for the 2016/17 season, the club held our inaugural Indoor Handicap Competition.

2016Paul ManningN/A
2017Sam PaveyN/A

Indoor Championships
After securing a new indoor venue for the 2016/17 season, the club held our inaugural Head2Head and Indoor Championships.

2017Michael WrightMick SparkesFraser Clapham
2018Jack CorpsMick SparkesOliver Williams

Indoor Tag Team
The club held its first indoor Tag Team competition in January 2018. We hope this becomes a regular fixture in our calendar.

2018Deborah MartinSam Pavey