Well done to Alex Ross of Long Buckby Archery Club for improving on his own Junior Gents county record for a Metric IV round with 991. Alex shot the new record at the Ivy Keating county team match against Bedfordshire in May. His previous record of 981 was achieved in August 2010.
Photos courtesy of Sylvia Underlin.
This years Sydney Bond EMAS Junior Inter County Team Tournament will take place on Sunday 24th July, hosted Burton Joyce Archers. The rounds will be Bristol I-V depending on age.
The venue has been confirmed as:
Burton Joyce Archers, The Poplars Sports Ground, Station Road, Burton Joyce, Nottingham NG14 5AN
Invitations for the event will be sent out shortly.
Recurve Team Competing for the Sydney Bond Trophy
Each County may enter up to eight Recurve archers who will shoot the Bristol round appropriate to their age on the day of the Tournament. Five archers will constitute a Team which must contain archers of both sexes.
Recurve Team Competing for the Bingham Ceramics Trophy
Each County may enter up to four Compound archers who will shoot the Bristol round appropriate to their age on the day of the Tournament. Three archers will constitute a Team which must contain archers of both sexes.
Jon Bull, Tim Bull and Dean Edwards all shot at the EMAS & Lincoln Double FITA Star at Washingborough on 25th & 26th June.
Jon Bull of Targetcraft Archers shot very well despite the extremely warm weather especially on the Sunday, achieving new Junior Gents Compound county record distance scores for a Metric I round. Jon finished the single round with 1320 (GB squad qualifying score), and finished the double round with a new record score of 2569.
Tim Bull achieved a new Gents Compound personal best and Bowman score on the Sunday with 1266 for a Gents FITA.
Dean Edwards of WOAC shooting the Sunday only shot the highest Recurve score of the weekend with 1218.
Several county archers shot in this years EMAS Regional Outdoor Championships on 19th June hosted by Bowmen of Birstall.
Congratulations to Jude Hall of WOAC for becoming Ladies Compound Champion.
Tim Bull of Targetcraft Archers came third in the Gents Compound division.
Frances Bull of Targetcraft and Gary Hall of WOAC both one distance awards.
Jon Bull of Targetcraft won the Junior Gents Under 18 Compound. And Josh Hall of WOAC finish first in the Gents Compound Under 16 with his new county record score of 1253.