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Front page updated:
22 November 2014
Site updated:
25 November 2014

Find a Club

See our club directory and then contact the Regional Administrator who will be happy to give you contact details. Alternatively see our LINKS page for web details on some scottish clubs.

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Judging

Judges play an important role in the running and success of a tournament. click to [find out more...]

Coaching

To get started in coaching all you need to be is enthusiastic about archery and the progression of others. click to [find out more...]
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Links to Watch

  • National Series Stage2 Compound Lady winners
  • A Cheerful Eastern Area Team
  • World Cup Edinburgh 2010
  • Juniors archers having fun
  • Paralympic Archery
  • Scottish Junior Archery Team

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SAA AGM 2014

The SAA AGM Calling Notice, Reports, Accounts and Proxy Form are now all available. Please see the governance page - Members' Area - login reqd.
also circulated to Club secretaries. Saturday, 29th November 2014 at 10.15am within the Dewars Centre, Glover Street , Perth, PH2 0TH.

SAA Board have also issued an advert for an Independent Director to strengthen the Board. This is being advertised outwith the organisation. Independent Director Role Profile and Independent Director Application

Vacancy on the SAA Board

new itemThe Board of Scottish Archery have to advise that Iain Wilson, Director Coaching, has today [21st November] resigned from the Board for personal reasons. The Board would like to thank Iain for all of the hard work that he has done for our organisation not only since taking on the role of Director of Coaching earlier this year but also for many years before. We would all like to take this opportunity to wish Iain well for his future involvement in archery in Scotland.

The post of Director of Coaching, along with a full role profile, will be advertised as soon as practical and we would urge all our members to consider whether you would contemplate submitting an application for this role. If any of you have any questions on the role and what it entails please just drop Michael Mather,Chairman of the SAA an e-mail

Calling all Coaches Past and Present

Peter Lennon (SAA Coach Development) is trying to contact all Coaches within SAA to assemble a mailing list. If you have a coach qualification and haven't had an email from Peter please will you contact Peter Lennon. Also, if your coach licence has lapsed in the last year or so, it may not be too late to renew. Your coach status and renewal date will be printed on your membership card of you are currently licenced - if not you may not have had a renewal reminder. The renewal forms can be found on the Archery GB website Contact Peter if you need to know who to send the forms to or have any other queries.

If you need a Protecting Vulnerable Groups(PVG) check and/or to join the scheme in order to progress a coach renewal please contact Martin Symonds

Senior & Junior Team Announcements

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Many Congratulations to the archers who have earned places on the Scottish Teams at the British Indoor Championships on the 6 & 7 December at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry. Senior & Junior Team Announcements more >>

New Policy - Consultation

We are circulating 3 Policy documents to members for Consultation. We would be grateful if you could let us have any comments on these documents by 29 November 2014. Comments should be sent to Mr A Paton - SAA Governance

Sports Aid Grant applications now open

The application process for Sportsaid grants for 2014/15 is now open.

Scottish archery can put forward up to 6 applicants for potential funding. Applicants must be aged 12 - 22 years on 1st December 2014 (able bodied) or <45 years on 1st December 2014 if competing in disability events. Applicants should be in the top 3 in their age group or discipline. Please submit your completed application form which can be downloaded here, to Jacqui Dunlop by Monday 24th November.

The SAA board will review submitted applications and put forward the best 6 applicants to Sportsaid Scotland. If you have any questions, please contact Claudine Jennings.

Open coaching day with Lloyd Brown announced- NOTE THIS IS NOW FULL

The SAA are hosting an open coaching day with Lloyd Brown to provide an opportunity for Scottish archers to meet and work with the GB High Performance Coach.

See the information document for further details

Talent Coach Training Opportunity

Archery GB are running a talent coach development program. Archers who apply should be Level 1 or above. Applications from Scottish Coaches are welcome and financial support is available from SAA for applicants who are willing to work with the Scottish Academy. Details and Application - please let Jacqui Dunlop know if you apply - details of the Talent Development Program.

West of Scotland - important info re: SAA Subscription fees for 2014-15

Please see Board statement in the Members Area.

Recent SAA Notices

Team Managers wanted!
Scottish Archery is looking for a couple of individuals to take on the roles of Senior and Junior Team Manager. More >>>

Notice from the Chair – Committees open to all
The SAA Board are looking for volunteers to help on the various committees. More >>>

Important SAA Notices

PVG Update and reminder

Since the request for coaches to contact me regarding application for PVG membership, I have, so far, sent out 50 applications forms and of those, 30 have been submitted to Disclosure Scotland. However, the number applications doesn’t match the known number of coaches in Scotland. Could I remind all coaches, who have not already contacted me to do so, whether or not they are already a member of the PVG scheme, so that I can ensure they obtain a PVG membership or an update for the SAA. Contact Martin Symonds

Applying for Record Status to Archery GB?
All applications for WRS should be forwarded to Norrie McLean for the necessary Regional approval prior to being submitted to Archery GB.

Applying for Scottish Record Status? - Please use the new Application Form.

Tournaments, events, meetings, training and workshops

Current calendar - 2014/15 Indoor - Future calendar - 2014 Outdoor. The calendars are subject to change.

Please contact the calendar co-ordinator if you have an event for any of the calendars. Please email your entry forms and results to Murray or Muriel

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Latest News

10 November 2014
Senior & Junior Team Announcements

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09 November 2014
Naomi Jones gets Gold in World Cup

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28 October 2014
Young judge gets seal of approval

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15 September 2014
Emeritus Honour for Frank Reid

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10 September 2014
Regional Judge Successes

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08 September 2014
Youngsters with Golden Talent

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06 September 2014
Magic 1400

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31 August 2014
Top Scots in National Series Finals

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10 August 2014
Congratulations Scotland!

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07 August 2014
Junior Commonwealth Archery Championships

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05 August 2014
Performance News

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04 August 2014
sportscotland funding news

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04 August 2014
Congratulations Scottish Champions!

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