Tag Archive | gents

The Longbows have been at it again!

Three longbows ventured out to the UK record status Bath Archers Tournament on Sunday 1st May 2016 and one came back a conqueror. Congratulations to John Schurer of St Kingsmark Bowmen for breaking the Gents Longbow Gwent record.

What a day at Lilleshall!

What a day at Lilleshall! Rain, wind and hailstones! The horde from Llantarnam Archery Club went to the World Record Status Staffordshire Bucks and County Shoot on 30th April and 1st May at the Lilleshall National Sports Centre and came back with a few new Gwent records. The Bucks category is shooting for money (pot amount […]

A Flurry of New Gwent Records

With the outdoor season well under way there was a flurry of new Gwent records at the Llantarnam Mixed Herefords on Sunday 24th April 2016. John Schurer, St Kingsmark Bowmen – Longbow Gents National Nicola Phillips, St Kingsmark Bowmen – Longbow Ladies Hereford Jon Dyke, Llantarnam Archery Club – Gents Recurve Hereford Mairi Richards – Junior Girl U/12 Bristol […]

Para selection shoot: day three : News | Archery GB

After three days of intense competition, the final results from Archery GB’s Para Archery Rio Selection shoot 1 are in. The recurve results were: Men: 1. David Phillips [of Llantarnam Archery Club], 2. Paul Browne, 3. Will Fortnam, 4. Steven Gill, 5. Seamus Gallagher. Those archers progressing to second and final Selection shoot on 2-5 […]

Good weekend shooting at Chippenham

Really good weekend shooting at Chippenham archers for Steve Edwards of Llantarnam Archery Club: a couple of solid MB scores and a clutch of Gwent and Welsh Records. Shooting Gents Compound, Steve increased his own Single WA1440 Gwent record by 22 points with a score of 1334.  In the Double WA1440 he beat Greg Hill’s ten year Gwent record by […]

A Good Season Opener

And so it begins….the outdoor season! The weather at Castle Bowmen’s Double Easter Shoot today was better than anticipated, although the field was a total mud bath. Well done everyone from Llantarnam Archery Club: gold for Jonathan Dyke and Thea Rogers, gold and a new Gwent and Welsh record for Steve Edwards, silver for Vicky Flanagan […]

Another Fantastic Day!

Llantarnam Archery Club swept the board again this year at the Gwent County and Open Indoor Championships hosted by St Kingsmark Bowmen on Sunday 1st November 2015, but there were a few medals for St Kingsmark and City of Newport Archers.  In the Gwent Championships Nicola Phillips of St Kingsmark Bowmen won the Ladies Longbow […]

A Flurry of Broken Records

You can always tell that it’s nearly the end of the outdoor season because a flurry of Gwent records were broken at the Cambria BBQ Shoot hosted by Cambria Bowmen at the Creigiau Recreational Grounds on Sunday 20th September 2015. Congratulations to the following archers who shot the following rounds and broke a Gwent record: […]

A Fantastic Day!

It was a fantastic day with fantastic weather and fantastic team effort at St Kingsmark Bowmen’s sixth FITA Star on Sunday 6th September 2015.   This year it incorporated the Gwent County and Open Championships.  Congratulations to the following for new County Records: Nicola Phillips (Ladies Longbow) Stephen Edwards (Gents Compound) Thea Rogers (Junior Girl U14 […]

Records Broken at Gloucestershire Open

Two Gwent archers broke county records at the Gloucestershire County and Open Championships hosted by the Bowmen of the Deans in Coleford on Sunday 16th August 2015. Keith Brown of Llantarnam Archery Club broke the Gents Barebow record for the York round with a score of 690. John Schurer of St Kingsmark Bowmen at his […]