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!
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.
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!
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
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).