Tag Archive | recurve

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 […]

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, […]

UK Masters Round-Up

A exciting three days of competition were seen at the UK Masters on the weekend of 4th and 5th June 2016, with more than 130 archers taking full advantage of the opportunity to be part of the invitation-only event at Lilleshall. The event’s format was a ranking round of 70 metres for recurves and 50 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]