Lots happening despite the weather!

Supporting our Community On the Thursday we hosted 6 teams of GirlGuides for a fun evening of team and individual challenges, supported by a group of our coaches. The following day saw 13 visiting Primary School Teams of 9 archers, from the Gloucester District, programmed in across the day to record Level 2 qualification scores. […]

Barnwood Trust Terracing on Schedule!

With a completion date of the 7th June (day before our 2 Day 3D World Archery Field event) work is going very well. A few late evenings for our contractors, so it is already taking shape!     Primary School Games District Finals almost completed Last week saw us deliver events of 8-10 teams of […]

Club awarded a £10,000 Community Spaces Capital Grant by the Barnwood Trust!

Barnwood’s vision is to create the best possible environment in Gloucestershire for disabled people and people with mental health problems to make the most of their lives. Community spaces to connect with other people and build relationships, often through doing things together, are a vital component of that environment. We want to contribute to achieving […]

Amazing Grace!

Grace Chappell claims individual gold at the at the first leg of the European Youth Cup in Slovenia in dramatic style ! Compound cadet Grace qualified in fourth spot then swept past Czech Petra Zikmundova of 140-130 and Estonian top seed Meeri-Marita Paas 144-142, who had defeated another GB archer Sinead Byrne. That set up […]

Exciting Times!

As the outdoor season gains momentum lots of great things seem to be coming together, so a quick summary to share lots of good news! In no particular order: Athletes ready for Para-Archery European Cup – Including our own Phoebe Pine. Twelve of our paras are all set to compete in the first stage of […]

A bitter sweet day!

We are sad to report that sometime between 10:30pm and 7:30am on Tuesday night 3 of our buildings were broken into and a further 2 damaged in attempts to do so. In total 5 doors were seriously damaged, inside every cabinet, cupboard and sets of draws were wrecked to gain entry. Also 6 security lights […]

It’s great to be a Deer Park Archer!

Over the past few weeks there have been so many good things happening, so much hard work gone into all these results and such a great membership to enjoy! In summary (no particular order): 2 new Judges, 2 new L1 Coaches, 2 more members signed up for next L1 Course! 1 started a Level 2 […]

Another busy but very productive few days !

Open Community Indoor Have-a-go sessions start! Thursday evening saw us run our first winter open community have-a-go session at our training centre, online booking and payment, splitting the evening into 2 separate sessions to accommodate numbers and ensure best experience, single detail, lots of shooting and maximum of 2 to 1 Coaching ratio. All added […]