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It’s Triple Success at the World Junior Championships!

Posted on Oct 8th, 2017

Britain has another world champion and it is Deer Park Archer Lucy Mason who romped to victory in the individual compound cadet title decider at the World Archery Youth Championships in Rosario, Argentina, beating Canada’s Alexandra Paquette. The gloves were off as the fifth and sixth seeds went head to head but Lucy led from the start. The Canadian edged the third end but it was not enough as  17-year-old Lucy, who had earlier seen off Australia’s Niamh Jones, Buse Basak Haney of…

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Winter Programme

Posted on Oct 7th, 2017

        In line with our Mission Statement, ClubMark and Ontarget objectives we have agreed our winter programme for October 2017 to March 2018 which is summarised as follows: General open coach supported practice sessions Average of 12 hours per week, primarily taking place on Saturdays, Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Fridays. All our practice sessions are supported by volunteer qualified coaches; we offer individuals a choice of named coaches or general support where…

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World Championships Dream Land!

Posted on Oct 6th, 2017

Who would have believed we would have 3 archers representing GB in the Junior World Championships in Argentina and that all 3 would be guaranteed at least silver medals on finals day? Well now we do! Phoebe Pine was the first to reach a final with the Junior Ladies Compound Team. James Howse then became the second to reach a final in the mixed pairs compound team. And yesterday evening Lucy Mason qualified for the individual Cadet Ladies Final! Phoebe will shoot for the…

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National Series Success for Lucy and Sarah!

Posted on Sep 25th, 2017

Well done to both who shot really well and they are both running in to good form for the forthcoming World Championships. This is the Archery GB Blue Ribbon event, so even qualifying is a fantastic achievement to win Bronze is special. The only disappointment was the poor quality of the information/video feeds from the event, poor is probably being kind. Another missed opportunity! Indoor Season begins with a bang! Our indoor season off to a cracking start, our Thursday HSFG and…

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Good luck to Lucy and Sarah!

Posted on Sep 22nd, 2017

Well done on a great achievement to qualify for the prestigious National Series Finals taking place this weekend at Eastside City Park, Birmingham and good luck in those finals! Six hard fought stages have boiled down to just 8 archers in 4 categories, men and Ladies Recurves and Compounds with a head-to-head format to decide Britain's best!. Lucy Mason is hoping to repeat last year's success but as last year faces some top opposition, this will also be good training for her forthcoming…

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