Medal Rush!

In the last week members have won a great number of medals, championship titles, achieved many personal bests and generally had a great time!

Holly Clifford -Team Silver
Holly Clifford -Team Silver

Last weekend saw three of our archers representing GB in the European Junior Championships returning from Greece, 2 with Golds and one with a Silver in the Compound Team events!

Lucy & Ella - Team Gold and European Champions!
Lucy & Ella – Team Gold and European Champions!

Lucy Mason and Ella Gibson also 2/3 team achieving a European Record.

Holly Clifford was part of the team winning a silver medal in the cadet category and also recorded a European record.

Holly making debut for GB.
Holly making debut for GB.

At the Junior World Archery Star event taking place last Saturday we had great success with Holly Clifford, Emily Summers, Imogen Colenutt and Chloe A’Bear all winning Golds, Riley picking up a silver and Alex a bronze.

Imogen and Emily won both events over the weekend and by massive margins!
Imogen and Emily won both events over the weekend and by massive margins!

Then on Sunday at the British Junior Championships we secured 4 Golds and 3 Silvers. Congratulations to our British Champions Emily Summers, Imogen Colenutt, Holly Clifford and Riley Spencer-Nice! Silver medallists – Grace Chappell, Chloe A’Bear and Alex Parker. One of the performances of the weekend goes to Rosie Preece, who recorded a number of PBs and also won the trophy for Highest Unrewarded score!

Riley Spencer - Nice  the adds the Championship Title to a long list of successes.
Riley Spencer – Nice the adds the Championship Title to a long list of successes.

Chloe A’Bear was a member of the winning England Team at the Home Nations Competition.

 

Chloe A'Bear was part of the winning England Team in the Home Nations Cup.
Chloe A’Bear was part of the winning England Team in the Home Nations Cup.

Many of our new members have begun their participation in tournaments through our 252 programme, which is growing from strength to strength!

Al;most daily opportunities to compete in our 252 framework.
Al;most daily opportunities to compete in our 252 framework.

The scale of these achievements is immense and we should recognise the support provided by our coaches, parents and all our members in creating an environment where so many prosper in so many ways!