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Indoor shooting

BXA will be shooting indoors from October 2nd at the Warriner school Sports hall next to the main car park. Wednesdays 7.30pm until 10pm and Sunday’s 2pm until 5pm. Shooting fees will apply.

Emily Rose Stubbs selected for Archery GB Academy

 

Archery GB is pleased to announce the names of the athletes who have been invited to the England Regional Performance Academy network to launch in September 2013. The Academies are supported by Sport England within the England Talent Pathway and represent a mix of archers on Olympic and Paralympic Pathways.

BXA would like to congratulate Emily Rose Stubbs on being selected onto the programme and wish her well for the future.

More details can be found on Archery GB’s website   http://www.archerygb.org/news/4761.php#.UiEmks1waM9

 

BXA Archers scoop medals, a Trophy and claim New Records!

BXA Archers scoop medals, a Trophy and claim New Records!

 

Six Banbury Cross Archers all picked up medals recently at the Harlequin Bowmen – Diana tournament Sunday 2nd June 2013.

Emily Rose Stubbs shot a fantastic Junior Windsor recurve round with a score of 845, which secured her gold place and a New NCAS County record.

In the boys Junior section George Stubbs won gold shooting a Short Junior Windsor round with a score of 549.

In the senior section 4 BXA archers shot Albion rounds for the first time at distances of 80, 60 and 50 yards.

Matt Weston shot a bare bow score of 573 with a gold win and set a new EMAS county record.  Anita Stubbs shot a new NCAS County record score of 557 and finished 2nd, only 5 points behind the winner!

Lana Weston shot a compound score of 862 taking her into Bronze place, whilst Simon Stubbs battled with some fierce recurve opposition to claim 3rd place, with a score 812.

Overall the BXA Senior’s took bronze for the Team Albion round, with Anita and Simon Stubbs winning the couples Albion Trophy!

 

First Archery Beginners Course

Banbury Cross Archers have now set a date for the first beginners course. At present there is a waiting list, due to the popularity of the sport. Emails have been sent out to all those waiting and the dates are Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th May 2013.

County records for BXA members!

Four Banbury Cross Archers attended a competition in Wellingborough yesterday, April 22nd. Three came home with medals and two new county records. Well Done to Anita, Simon and  Emily Stubbs a great start to the outdoor season!

Well done to club member Anita Stubbs

Sunday shooting outdoors is now well under way.

Well done to club member Anita Stubbs for shooting a new Bare bow club and county Warwick round record on Sunday 14th April.

Fine Lady Open Tournament

Fine Lady Open Tournament

DATE:                        Sunday 2nd Sept 2012

CLOSING DATE      Friday 24th August 2012

VENUE                       The Warriner School, Bloxham, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15 4LJ.

ROUNDS                   Fita Gents, Fita Ladies & Metric Rounds, Short Metric (afternoon start).