Archery GB November Challenge – Fantastic Results! Weather Update.


County Junior Squad (10am – 4pm) on Saturday 19th at Balcarras is postponed. New date to be arranged.

Sorry the Deer Park Archers (Saturday evening & Sunday morning) practice sessions are cancelled. School is closed, local roads very difficult and car parking area not cleared.

Archery GB November Challenge – Fantastic Results!

30 of our juniors entered & 16 of them won Salvers by finishing in top 3 places!

Within those entries are some great achievements, Chloe A’Bear just 7 years old finished 2nd in the Girls under 12 BB. Austin Whitmarsh finished 4th out of 58 entries and he is 9 years old! Harry Faulkner (7) has overcome many challenges to finish 32nd out of 58.  Fin Cummins age just 9 won the under 12 compound and at the time of recording the score had only been shooting for 5 months! Riley Spencer-Nice (7) finished 2nd in the boys under 12’s and Holly Clifford 2nd in the girls under 12 compound.

Full results can be seen here.

Club Juniors at recent British Indoor Championships


Grand Western Junior Postal League – Deer Park Archers Current Team Positions

Under 18 Team – Top

Under 16 Team – 2nd (Behind Cheltenham)

Under 14 Teams – 2 teams entered and they are 1st & Second!

Under 12 Team – Top

Under 10 Team – Top

We have entered a large number of juniors in the individual categories, too many to list and the good news is that they are all doing very well!

Full standings can be seen here.

Some juniors at Media Awards Opening Ceremony Demonstration

 Free tea, coffee, biscuits etc. at club practice sessions

The trial sessions worked very well and will continue on a random basis, mainly at the Saturday/Sunday Balcarras Sessions.


Bourneside After-School Club

Thank you to Alexander, Will, Hamish & Lucy for helping at the after-school club on Thursday, it was the first session in another Sportivate Programme. All of them are members of the school and the club, Bourneside are going to have a really strong team for the Level 3 School Games! Cleve, Balcarras, KLB &  Archway after-school clubs are also showing great promise!