Sunday 16th August 2015 was our club competition day. It was a handicap competition. We shot a range of Nationals, with the archers handicap deciding which specific National they shot. The scores were then compared directly. The results are as follows: Junior Recurve Gold to Campbell Ludlow Silver to Nathan… Read more »
On Sunday 10th May 2015. Firtstly, thanks to Green Dragon Bowmen for once again hosting such a great event. We sent around 11 or 12 archers along this year, and we did better than ever. As you can read in the press clipping above, not only did Phil take individual compound… Read more »
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 »
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 »
The Royston Crow ran a very nice article on our recent successes in the County Western.
Sunday 7th September 2014. A wonderfully warm sunny afternoon at Bishops Stortford, though it had rained in the morning making it quite muggy. We did really well this year, picking up six medals in total. Left to right: Jack “it’s pronounced ‘core’” Corps won Gents 3rd Class Recurve. Phil Chambers… Read more »
Saturday 9th August 2014, shooting Westerns. Again many thanks to Hinxworth Archers for having us, we all had a great time and the weather couldn’t have been better. Andrew Hughes came home with a Medal, most of us got PBs and/or club records and Phil put in his first first class score…. Read more »
Saturday 2nd August 2014 shooting Westerns. This was our second annual invitation and we’d like to thank our guests from Hinxworth for coming along and helping to make the event a fun day out and a success. Also a special thanks goes out to Ian Davitt who gave up his spare… Read more »
Sunday 11th May 2014. An incredibly windy day. With so many misses and so much time spent looking for arrows the Windsor was first shortened to a :National and then to a Warwick. The full results are linked from our Competitions Page, but here’s the summary: Gents Recurve Team Bronze… Read more »