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Georges Newsletter Oct 2018

A month after bringing home The Robin Hood of Wakefield Trophy [ The Speak Trophy], we were pleased to entertain Friar Tuck and Maid Marian for an afternoon after they had opened the new Sherwood Forest visitors centre at Edwinstowe. Perhaps I should … Continue reading

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Georges News Letter Sept 2018

  The outdoor season is drawing to a close and our club nights have already moved to our indoor winter venue at Joseph Whitaker Sports Centre, Rainworth. There are still daytime tournaments and practising going on for another month or … Continue reading

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Georges News Letter August 2018

July and August have been a busy time, so here is a diary of our events July 1st  56 archers came to our Double National Competition.Our members shot well: Stephen Lamb 1stgentR/C, Serena Lamb 2ndlady R/C, Lee Waterfield 3rdgent Comp, … Continue reading

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Georges News Letter June 2018

At the start of June we held our Open Double 720 Tournament, 72 arrows in the morning, shot at 50 metres[compound] and 70 metres [recurve],   repeated in the afternoon, with 10 points for a gold,giving a possible score of 720 … Continue reading

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Georges News Letter May 2018

The recent spell of fine,sunny weather gave us some busy practice sessions at the field on club nights,and there were members shooting every day [enjoying the sunshine]. As usual at this time of the year there were a number of … Continue reading

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Georges News Letter April 2018

At the end of March, the Inter-Counties Clout Championship was held at Kettering.Serena and Stephen Lamb,shooting as the Notts Barebow Team came second, and Serena’s score was a new county record for ladies barebow one-way clout at 125 metres. Well done,Serena. … Continue reading

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Georges News Letter March 2018

Our club Clout Shoots over the past few months payed off when several of our members attended the Bramcote Open Clout Shoot, a selection shoot for the County team . Our juniors,Ethan Lamb [75metres] and Joanne Bennett [90 metres] both … Continue reading

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George’s Newsletter February 2018

At the start of the month we hosted Indoor Championships for Nottinghamshire Archery Society at our winter venue,the Joseph Whitaker Leisure Centre,Rainworth. Our Secretary,Susan Stankovic,organised the event, and 116 archers from across the county took part in the three sessions. … Continue reading

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Georges Newsletter – February 2017

SHERWOOD ARCHERS – February 2017 This month we hosted the Nottinghamshire Archery Society’s Indoor Championships at our winter venue, the Joseph Whitaker Sports College in Rainworth. 120 archers took part in the three-session record-status Portsmouth round of five dozen arrows … Continue reading

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Georges Newsletter – January 2017

SHERWOOD ARCHERS – January 2017 Our only competition this month was the Frostbite Shoot. The weather was quite mild and calm which made for an enjoyable morning’s shooting and several members stayed on into the afternoon to make the most … Continue reading

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