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      Friday 26th January    Gosport Competition
         On Friday 26th January we held the very first ‘Gosport’ competition for juniors. The round is shot at 60cm targets over 15 yards with 36 arrows. It was a great success attracting 17 young archers, all very enthusiastic and for many it was their first formal experience. We hope to repeat this again, maybe an outdoor round.

                           


      Sunday 18th February    WA18 Competition
         In case you missed it, the article published in the Northants Telegraph about our WA18 competition can be viewed by clicking on the photo on the right. (opens in new window)




                           


      Tuesday 27th February    Snow Score
         Just showing that our field is still usable even in the snowy weather. This end was shot by Aaron Waddington today.   Just one word of warning.... don't miss the boss :-)

                           

     

      Tuesday 27th March    Sport Relief
         During our Tuesday night practice evening a collection was made for Sport Relief and we are pleased to say we raised £30.35 for the cause. Not bad for a quick collection of loose change !!



                           

      Monday 2nd April   Longbow / Barebow Ranking System
         A new longbow and barebow league system has been created to provide rankings and awards based on scores achieved at record status shoots. If you would like to know more you can read the details provided in the letter sent to our club from Paul Gregory of the newly formed Longbow Ranking Committee at the link below...

    Ranking Committee Letter

     

      Sunday 10th June   Have-a-Go at Corby Business Academy
        On Sunday 10th June, we held a ‘Have a Go’ stall at a Fete at Corby Business Academy. The Fete was a fund raiser to support students with special educational needs to attend a residential to help develop their independent living skills. The day was a great success and the Targetcraft Stall raised about £50. This was Shrek’s and the bear’s first outing and they proved to be very popular targets

     


      Wednesday 27th June   Studfall Junior School Sports Week
        On Wednesday 27th June, we were at Studfall Junior School in Corby as part of their Sports Week.During the week the pupils were involved in a variety of sporting activities and Targetcraft were there to let the children try Archery.
        Miles ,Tina and John spent a very enjoyable day with the Year Six pupils (120 of them In eight groups for about half an hour each!)They saw a variety of bow types, and all had a go at shooting barebow using the AGB ARROWS kit.All the pupils (and some of the adults) enjoyed the experience and we have been asked to go back for this event next year.

     

     

      Saturday 14th July   St Mary's School Fete
        On Saturday 14th July, Targetcraft Archers were once again at St Mary’s Fuller St Kettering School Fete. We have been working with St Mary’s for two years and this is the second Fete we have attended. Tina, Bob and John were at the Fete and once again the Archery proved very popular. It was a very busy day with everyone enjoying the sunshine and all the activities..

       

       

     

                           


     

      Friday 14th September    252 Achievements
         Congratulations to Morgan Jones who achieved his first 252 award at the 20 yds distance by scoring a creditable 274 !!   Onward now to the 30yds !

    Also congratulations to Malcolm Smith who achieved his 252 at 40yds with barebow.
    (who needs sights !)

                           

     

     







     

     


     

     

     

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  • 14th Sept 252 Awards
  • 14th July School Fete
  • 27th June Studfall Sports
  • 10th June CBA Have-a-go
  • 2nd April New Ranking System
  • 27th March Sport Relief
  • 18th February WA18 Competition
  • 27th Feb Snow Score
  • 26th January Gosport Competition
  • 3rd September: Level 2 Coach

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