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George’s Newsletter – September 2017

The Sherwood Meeting of the British Longbow Society took place on our field on the second Saturday in September.This annual event , hosted by our club, attracts longbow archers from surrounding counties. They maintain the tradition of two-way shooting popular … Continue reading

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George’s Newsletter – August 2017

Hardly a week has gone by without at least one event at the archery field, or our members shooting away from home. Our Double National tournament [60/50 yds] at the start of July was well supported by archers from across … Continue reading

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George’s Newsletter – June 2017

As always,June was a busy month for us.Four tournaments and two Have-a-Go sessions involve members in organizing the events,coaching, judging,and providing working parties on the day,as well as shooting too. Have-a-Go sessions for Sherwood Rotary and Southwell Lions provided a … Continue reading

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George’s Newsletter – April 2017

The outdoor season has got off to a good start. Twenty nine people have joined the first of our beginners’ courses for this year, and we hope that we shall soon be welcoming a good number of them as members … Continue reading

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George’s Newsletter – March 2017

This month’s Frostbite Shoot attracted more members than last month, but the threat of heavy rain and stong wind [which didn’t materialize] had it’s effect! Winners on the day were Jason Millard[recurve], Lee Waterfield[compound],Geoff Quatermaine [barebow and Mac Crisp[longbow] Our … Continue reading

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Nott’s Ninjas on Tour 2014

Hi to all Nott’s clubs This year the Nottinghamshire Archery Society is pleased to announce the Nott’s Ninja’s on tour. This comprises of a series of events for all our junior archers, with one session organised each month commencing in … Continue reading

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Parking on the field causing damage.

Hi Everyone We paid a visit to the field today and it was rather wet and sludgy in places after the rain last night, there were also what appears to be fresh tyre tracks well down the field away from … Continue reading

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Sad News About A Former Club Member Sam White

It was with a great sense of loss that we learnt of the passing of one of our former members at the club. As is traditional, when an archer passes away we shoot “A Black Arrow” as a mark of … Continue reading

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Speake Trophy returns to Sherwood Archers

The Speake Trophy 2013 A triumphant Sherwood Archers receiving the Speake Trophy after a brilliant days shooting in Southwell. The day produced some great performances from all our club members including some possible new club records from the juniors, who … Continue reading

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Golden Arrow and Oregon Challenge 2013

Bramley News Golden Arrow and Oregon Challenge 2013 We were very busy at the start of June, On the 8th we hosted the 64th Annual Sheriff of Nottingham’s Golden Arrow Tournament, when 70 archers gathered to shoot for a range … Continue reading

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