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Club Social events in full flow!

Last week saw our annual Laser Tag Tournament, over subscribed and eagerly awaited. The evening did not disappoint with the exception of one runaway winner the rest of the places were closely fought. Well done to  Lily Partridge, Steph Gill and Louise Bassett for top scoring.  Friday saw our first Glow Archery event. Dressed in …

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Great day at the 2024 Sport and Recreation Alliance Awards!

25 fantastic finalists across 8 categories at the  flagship awards programme recognises and celebrates the outstanding work of clubs, organisations and individuals that are so crucial to grassroots sport and recreation in this country. This year’s winners were announced at a ceremony at Headingley Stadium, the home of Leeds Rhinos and Yorkshire County Cricket Club …

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Fantastic week at the Varaždin 2024 European Indoor Championships in Croatia!

Congratulations go to all the GB team, coaches and archers for a series of great performances! With 4 members and 1 associate member from Deer Park, all returned with medals! A just reward for all the effort invested by the individuals, their families and their coaches! Also individual medals for Isabel European under 21 Barebow …

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Inclusion Shoot Report

We held our tenth annual Inclusion Shoot at Balcarras on Sunday. Archers with a disability made up more than 50% of the total number of entrants and it was a great success. It was fantastic to see so many familiar faces return and many new archers taking part too. Archers travelled from as far away as …

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We are Sport & Recreation Award Finalists!

We are delighted to confirm that we have made the shortlist for the Going Green Award at the Community Sport and Recreation Awards 2024, a nationally-recognised programme organised by the Sport and Recreation Alliance. Nominated for our work on Going Green during the past year, we are one of the Clubs on a three-strong shortlist …

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Club Festive Field Shoot Report

Our annual festive shoot for the first time offered a choice of two 12 target rounds both a mix of 3D targets and 2D animal faces, one round in our undulating woodland and the other fully accessible on our target range! We had a big increase in entries from last year, used PDA’s to do …

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The ArcheryGB National Indoor Championships – Dec 2&3 Report

It is with great pride that we are able to report another outstanding set of results in both the Senior and Junior National Championships! With 17 members competing in the Seniors and 10 in the Juniors, we are not able to highlight all the great individual performances in this blog but just look at the …

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Amazing Performance with a difference!

Deer Park Short-Mat Bowls Our Short Mat Bowls Team exceed all expectations when competing in their first tournament with 41 other clubs.  The Macmillan Cancer Support Tournament at Leominster saw our team of Julian, Brian, Peter and Roger finishing 4th and with an unbeaten record on the day. The round robin format saw a number …

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November News Update

Winter Field League Now in full swing, 2 events completed, record attendances, 3rd event programmed for 2nd December when the various divisions will be decided for the rest of the Winter League fixtures. Thank you to Men-in-Sheds for adding hand rails and anti-slip wire to 12 of the bridges. Despite a lot of rain the …

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2023 Annual Awards Evening – Report

Another shared celebration of our successes in 2023 A fabulous evening, immaculately organised, recognising just some of our amazing achievements in the past 12 months! Our ChairPerson Steve Howse began proceedings giving a quick overview of key achievements, announcing our commitment to our ‘Extension’ Project and to our continuing commitment to our Green Policies.  Steve …

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