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Archery GB Junior National Championships 2016

An awesome weekend at the Junior National Outdoor Championships at Lilleshall National Sport Centre for Llantarnam juniors on 2nd and 3rd July 2016. The weather stayed dry with a blustery day yesterday and a lovely hot and sunny day today which made for some great shooting and our juniors did the club proud. Thea Rogers brought home […]

Success at Tockington

Archers of St Kingsmark Bowmen and Llantarnam Archery Club ventured out to the Tockington Open on Sunday 26th June 2016 and came back with a few Gwent records and the Longbow Trophy for the highest score. John Schurer of St Kingsmark shot the Gents Longbow Hereford round, came first with a score of 360, gained a […]

A First Class Record

Congratulations to Matthew Tyler-Lessimore on breaking the Junior Gents Recurve Metric 1 Gwent record at the Castle Bowmen Junior May Metrics on 15th May 2016 with a score of 1104. The record was last broken by Stephen Dale Williams in April 2008. Matthew just needed four points to break the eight-year-old record. Well done Matthew on […]

A New Double York Record for Huw

At last year’s West Midlands Archery Society Huw Jones of St Kingsmark Bowmen broke the Gents Recurve Double York record with a score of 2005. At this year’s shoot on 11 and 12 June 2016, he broke the record with a score of 2063. Well done Huw!

Nove Mesto: Para team named

Archery GB is pleased to announce the British archers who will be competing in the Para-Archery World Ranking Tournament in the Czech Republic. The tournament, which our athletes are using as training preparation in the run-up to the Paralympics, is being held in Nove Mesto and runs from 13 to 19 June. The athletes who […]

Llantarnam Success at Pembrey

While some of the club were cooking at Lilleshall, lots of the Horde from Llantarnam Archery Club were enjoying the sunshine and melting at Cymric Archers Outdoor Tournament in Pembrey on the weekend of 4th and 5th June 2016. A good, if very hot, day was had by all with gold medals going to Mairi, […]

Hot Competition on Final Day of the Para Rio Selection Shoot : News | Archery GB

The competition of the final day of the Para Rio selection shoot matched the weather on Sunday, with a new world record and tense one arrow shoot-offs. The final day of the Para Rio selection shoot saw sizzling performances from all who took part. There was no room for error and the stakes were high, […]

Gwent Records for the Longbows

Congratulations to St Kingsmark Bowmen archers Nicola Phillips, John Schurer and Aubrey Murphy for their new longbow records at Black and Gold Archers Spring Tournament on 15th May 2016. Nicola beat her own Hereford Ladies Longbow record by 114 points with a score of 441. John beat last year’s Hereford Gents Longbow record by 153 […]

Welsh Teams named for Junior Outdoor Championships and Senior Euronations

The Junior National Outdoor Championships will take place at Lilleshall over the first weekend of July. The competition on Saturday 2nd July will include the Home Nations Match and we are pleased to announce the following juniors who successfully secured a place on the Welsh Junior Team: Ryan Pinder – Radnor Foresters Archery Club Rhys […]

A Good Day Out at Black and Gold Archers

It was a good day out at Black and Gold Archers on Sunday 15 May 2016 for archers from St Kingsmark Bowmen. Personal Bests for Nicola Phillips and John Schurer with a personal worst for Aubrey Murphy and Richard Ridler (due to miscounting arrows!!). Rich was only 1 point away from gaining the 1000 Rose Award by […]