Tag Archive | senior

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 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]