Tag Archive | gwent

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 […]

Llantarnam Juniors Break Gwent Records

In the metric round at the Archery GB Junior National Championships on Saturday 2 July 2016, Ieuan Cooke of Llantarnam Archery Club broke the Metric 1 Junior Gents Recurve Gwent record with a score of 1123. At the Val Goodman Metrics on 15 May 2016, Jack Powell of Llantarnam broke his own Metric 3 Junior Gents […]

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!

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

A Great Day at the Llantarnam Mixed Herefords

A great day for Llantarnam Archery Club on home turf today. Gold medals for Jonathan, Eleri, all of the Powells, Ben, Mairi, Sam and Darran. Silver medals for Debbie, Tracey and Ieuan and a bronze medal for Sarah. They also came away with a handful of trophies. A special mention must go their excellent Lord […]