The Scottish Archery Combined U21, Junior, Novice and Disability Championships took place at Craigholme hosted by Glasgow Archers last weekend on 23rd August. The Champion placings are :-
Novice - Jessica Nirkko - Edinburgh University; U21 - Sarah Fraser - Links;
U18 - Kayleigh Ivanov - Balbardie Archers; U16 - Heather Hughes - Nethermoss Archers;
U14 - Kirsten Scoular - Balbardie Archers and U12 - Caitlyn Aiken - Broch Archery Club
Novice Recurve - Antony Kitchen - Edinburgh City Bowmen;
Barebow - Jim Granger - Ayr Archery Club
U21 - Jacques Janos Peters - Edinburgh University; U18 - Gregor Stevenson - Abbey Archers;
U16 - Craig MacCorquodale - Oban & Lorne;
U14 - Joe Seez - Penicuik Archers; U12 - Geordie Harrow - Disability Sport Fife
Longbow - Gent U21 - Edward Pike - Edinburgh University
Gent U12 - Mack Seez - Penicuik Archers; Lady U16 - Robyn Geddes - Lethen Archers
Compound Gent - Murray Elliot - Balbardie Archers
Compound Lady - Karen Jamieson - Balbardie Archers
Recurve Gent U12 - Geordie Harrow - Disability Sport Fife
Visually Impaired Gent - Bennet Ward - Ayr Archery Club
The SA Board wish to advise members that this year’s Annual General Meeting will be held on 28th November 2015 at the Dewars Centre, Glover Street, Perth, PH2 0TH.
The agenda for the meeting will be issued nearer to the date of the AGM along with all other necessary documentation.
Notice is also given that, due to Board succession planning, 3 Directors will be retiring from their positions (Finance, Governance and Operations) and nominations to fill these vacancies will be advertised within the next month
Scottish Archery is delighted to announce that Nominations are now open for the 2015 Annual Awards. We wish to recognise the great - but often unrecognised - work that Coaches, Officials and Volunteers in archery clubs in Scotland undertake. The categories are described here. Anyone can submit nominations. Please use this Nominations form - in Word - or in Pdf. Hall of Fame Don't forget you can also nominate someone for the Hall of Fame
The awards will be presented at the Annual General Meeting which will take place in Perth on Saturday 28 November.
The British Outdoor Target Championships took place at the Lilleshall National Sports Centre last weekend - 8 & 9th August. The event consisted of the qualifying rounds at 70m or 50m followed by Individual matches on Saturday and the 1440 Round on the Sunday.
Lady Compound archer Hope Greenwood of Edinburgh University Alumni came first on Saturday and placed 2nd on Xs scored on the Sunday giving her the overall Championship title and the Barnett International Cup, she was also awarded the Oxby Cup; for the long distance; Club mate Stephanie Clason came 4th.
Also on Compound the Eastern Area won the County Mixed Team Hoyt Cup with Alistair Wittingham, Hope Greenwood, Stephanie Clason and Victoria Barby.
In the Home Nations Match on the Sunday Scotland came 2nd. Full Results available on the Archery GB website. Photo courtesy of Andrew Hoyle - AGB National Tournaments.
A notice for Archers & Tournament Organisers In future claims will not be processed unless the correct documents are enclosed - the Claim Form and the procedure can be found from this page. The SAA Records Officer is receiving too many claims that do not provide the requisite documents.
On behalf of the Board of Scottish Archery, we are pleased to be able to provide details of the funding package that sportscotland have agreed to provide to Scottish Archery. The document can be found in the members area
Notice about the 2015 Outdoor Rankings
Rankings will continue as usual for this year but there will be changes next year. Read the notice. The Selection documents can be found here for Seniors and here for Juniors
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.