Wellingborough Open Archery Club, are holding a Novice Tournament on the morning of Saturday 7th September 2019.
Open for anyone who has completed their archery beginners course in the 12 months prior to the competition date.
Warwick – 2 Dozen arrows at 60yds and 2 Dozen arrows at 50 yds
Short Warwick – 2 Dozen arrows at 50 yds and 2 Dozen arrows at 40 yds
Junior Warwick – 2 Dozen arrows at 40 yds and 2 Dozen arrows at 30 yds
Short Junior Warwick – 2 Dozen arrows at 30 yds and 2 Dozen arrows at 20 yds
Congratulations to both Ruby Paul of Wellingborough OAC, and Archie Bromley of Archers of Raunds, for winning medals at the Archery GB Youth Festival, held at Lilleshall from 28th July to 2nd August 2019.
Ruby, who is off to the Youth World Championships in Madrid later this month to represent Great Britain, won two gold medals and one silver medal. The first medal came in the mixed team event where she won silver alongside Kavin Premaratne. In the junior ladies lecurve team event she won gold alongside Rachel Moon and Hannah Rowley. Then came the individual junior ladies recurve gold medal after being taken to a one arrow shoot off by Rachel Moon. Ruby won it in dramatic style with a 10!
Archie did fantastically, winning a recurve cub men’s team bonze medal along side Max Oakley and Oscar Reilly. And also made it athrough to the quarter finals in both the individual and mixed team competitions.