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Georges News Letter

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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Georges newsletter – December 2016

SHERWOOD ARCHERS – December 2016 Our Frostbite Shoot for December was a memorial shoot for Sherwood Archers’ Robert Burton, who passed away at the end of November. Robert was a complete archer; he shot recurve and then compound bows, gaining a … Continue reading

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Georges Newsletter November 2016

SHERWOOD ARCHERS – November 2016 newsletter Our winter outdoor Frostbite series began at the start of November. Just three dozen arrows shot at 30 metres, and believe me, that was quite enough! Only 13 members were brave [or unwise] enough … Continue reading

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