- Alan in Abu Dhabi
One of our members Alan despite working in Abu Dhabi still manages to find the time to shoot & keep in touch.
Alan got through the qualifiers but went out in the head to head rounds. Good effort Alan! See you soon.
- TEAM NONSUCH AT RIVERNOOK
Team Nonsuch took part in the Surrey Archery competition at Rivernook.
Saturday we enjoyed some glorious weather and shot a double WA 70 qualifying round and then head to head rounds in the afternoon – unfortunately we were all eliminated before the finals.
The Sunday shoot consisted of the full FITA WA1440 round, despite some appalling weather we all enjoyed the day & representing the club were:
Linda, Les, Amie, David, Richard, Jane & Harry.
Thanks also to the club members that turned up to wish us well in the afternoons: David, John, Martin, Nadine & Julie plus Barry& Maxine Holland , who were helping out at Rivernook on Saturday morning.
- Amie wins Spelthorn Barebow competition
Congratulations to Amie who won Spelthorn Barebow with a score of 694 and achieved a MB score and her third Master Bowman score to confirm the classification achievement.
Well done Amie !!
- Amie & Linda steal the show at Middlesex
Well done to Amie and Linda for last weekends competition shoot at Middlesex.
Amie had her sight set on achieving a MB score however went one further by achieving Grand Master Bowmen ! ! on both days.
Hereford on 29/05/16 scoring 772.
WA1440 on 30/05/16 scoring 888.
Amie and Linda then won the team event with a combined score of 1601 – Well done indeed.
- CSAA Indoor Champs successes
Massive congratulations to the Nonsuch archers who took home this tremendous haul of medals from the CSAA 2015 Indoor Championships …… 5 Bronze, 1 Silver, 7 Golds, 1 winners trophy, 1 winners Salver trophy.
Photo Credit: Linda Skeet
Results are as follows:
- Gents Recurve session C 1st winner: Harry Mckeown
- Gents Recurve County 1st winner & Salver Trophy: Harry Mckeown
- Gents Barebow county 3rd place: Chas Spencer
- Gents Compound County 3rd place: Martin Creasey*
- Gents Double Round Compound 3rd place: Martin Creasey*
- Gents Compound Pairs winners: Martin Creasey & Les Bashford (joint 3 way winners)
- Gents Longbow County 3rd place: Ian McLenaghan
- Ladies Barebow session B winner: Linda Skeet
- Ladies Barebow County overall Trophy: Linda Skeet
- Ladies Barebow Double Round overall winner: Linda Skeet (New county record claim)
- Junior Girls Recurve County 3rd place: Grace Simpson
- Female Handicap 48/71 2nd place: Grace Simpson
*one of these may actually be silver, formal results will confirm when available