Michael Peart and Nicky Hunt will be giving a seminar at Aim4Sport on the 29th October Starting at 12pm. Tickets are now available on a first come first served basis, however we only have 40 places so you’re advised to get in quick!
Michael has been shooting recurve now for a number of years and is currently one of GB’s top archers, Nicky After becoming world no.1 and also winning double Commonwealth Gold for Compound, is now turning her attention to recurve.
Josh Hall of WOAC has smashed his own previous Junior Gents Compound Metric II county record with a fantastic 1349. Josh achieved the new record score at the NCAS 3rd Caswell Trophy Shoot held on 7th August hosted by Wicken Archery Club. His previous record score of 1273 was achieved in May this year.
As well as the overall Metric II record, Josh also broke all four distance records. 60m with 331, previous record score was 316. 50m with 341, the previous score was 326. 40m with 331, previous score was 318. And 30m with 346, previous score was 341. Which means Josh also broke the Long Metric II record with 672, and the Metric II Short Metric with 677. The previous scores were 618 and 659 respectively. Results
Josh’s mum Jude Hall has three new Ladies Compound county records. At Northampton AC’s recent open tournament, Jude broke the Long National record with 604. The previous record score of 574 was held by Ann Hartfield since August 2004. Jude also broke the Double Long National with 1196. Ann Hartfield also held the previous record of 1132. Results
The third record for Jude is a Metric I 60m distance score of 330. Jude achieved the score at the NCAS 3rd Caswell Trophy Shoot held on 7th August hosted by Wicken Archery Club. The previous score of 323 was achieved by Jude at last years 3rd Caswell Shoot. Results
Frances Bull of Targetcraft Archers has a new Ladies Recurve county record for a Double National with 1104. Yet another recored achieved at Northampton Archery Club’s Open Tournament on 31st July 2011. Results
David Forster of Nene Bowmen continues to have a great season. David, still a Junior, has been shooting senior distance rounds this year achieving two senior Master Bowman scores. His second of which was shot at this years British Target Championships on 13th & 14th August. In all, David achieved no less than 6 new records over the weekend. Gents FITA 1196. Double Gents FITA 2371. Long Metric 562. 90m distance 265. 70m distance 303 and 30m distance 343.
Heather Major of Northampton Archery Club has broken the Ladies Recurve county record for a Double Short National round with a score of 659. Heather achieved the score at Northampton AC’s open shoot on 31st July. The previous record of 299 was held Jackie Sidewick of Wicken Archery Club since August 2004.
David Plater of Nene Bowmen has set two new Gents Longbow county records. David achieved the records during a club target day on 31st July, scoring 150 for a Half FITA, with 54 for the Half Long Metric Gents. Results
David Plater has also broken the Gents Longbow county record for an American round 306. David achieved the new record at a club target day on 14th August. The previous record of 238 was held by Lin Catt of Kettering Archers since April 2000.
Alex Ross of Long Buckby AC has set a new Junior Gents Recurve record for a Double Junior National with a combined score of 813 for both rounds at the Northampton AC Open on 31st July. Results
Will Ross of Long Buckby AC has set a new Junior Gents Recurve record for a Short Metric V round with 487. Will shot the new record at the WOAC Gerry Brailsford Memorial Shoot on 14th August. Results