24-05-2018 New Level 1 Coaches
The club now has three new Level 1 coaches after Gina, Rhys and Tony passed their assessment on 20th May.
With our coaching team now numbering five with head coach Simon and Level 3 coach Denise we will be able to offer more beginners courses and open days and allow Simon to concentrate on improving existing club members.
05-09-2017 Three Club Friendly Shoot (3rd September 2017) Results
CAERAU DRAGON BOWMEN GROUND, ST RICHARD GWYN RC HIGHSCHOOL, BARRYDue to very wet and windy weather it was decided to use the club indoor facilities and shoot a Portsmouth round.
|1||Simon Miskin||Caerau Dragon Bowmen||554|
|1||Rhys Edwards||Caerau Dragon Bowmen||527|
|2||Tony Robinson||Caerau Dragon Bowmen||494|
|3||Gina Burton||Caerau Dragon Bowmen||487|
|4||Jon Edwards||Caerau Dragon Bowmen||478|
|5||Paul Payne||Celyn Archers||460|
|6||Dave Marsh||Archers of Underwood||454|
|7||Guillbert Benavent (J)||Caerau Dragon Bowmen||424*|
|8||Karen Jones||Caerau Dragon Bowmen||424|
|9||Megan Edwards (J)||Caerau Dragon Bowmen||397|
|10||Dan Jones (J)||Caerau Dragon Bowmen||387|
|11||Robert Marsh (J)||Archers of Underwood||271|
|12||Robin Morrison||Caerau Dragon Bowmen||Ret'd|
|13||Alys and John Turner||Celyn Archers||DNS|
* Guillbert Benavent and Karen Jones both had the same score and number of hits but Guillbert
had more 10's.
|1||Simon Stokes||Archers of Underwood||192|
We hope you enjoyed the shoot despite the change of round due to weather. Good shooting for the rest
of 2017 and we hope to meet again in June 2018 at Celyn Archers field in Cardiff.
04-08-2017 Three Club Friendly Shoot (30th July 2017) Results
ARCHERS OF UNDERWOOD GROUND, CAERLEON SCHOOL, CAERLEON
Due to the adverse weather conditions, periods of torrential rain and hail stones, the shoot had to be abandoned after the completeion of the longest distance.
The results are for 3 dozen arrows shot at the following distances.
|COMPOUND 70 METRE ROUND (3 Dozen at 70 Metres)|
|1||Simon Miskin||Caerau Dragon Bowmen||255|
|2||Denise Davies||Celyn Archers||237|
|SHORT METRIC 1 ROUND (3 Dozen at 50 Metres)|
|1||Dave Marsh||Archers of Underwood||173|
|2||Gina Burton||Caerau Dragon Bowmen||132|
|3||Bethany Marsh||Archers of Underwood||101|
|4||Jennifer Doyle||Archers of Underwood||90|
|5||Rob Owen (BB)||Archers of Underwood||77|
|6||Robert Marsh (J)||Archers of Underwood||35|
|SHORT METRIC 2 ROUND (3 Dozen at 40 Metres)|
|1||Paul Payne||Celyn Archers||65|
|SHORT METRIC 3 ROUND (3 Dozen at 30 Metres)|
|1||Simon Stokes (BB)||Archers of Underwood||60|
|2||Brianna McKeogh (J)||Archers of Underwood||34|
The next friendly shoot is at the Caerau Dragon Bowmen ground at St Richard Gwyn RC High School, Barry CF63 1BL on Sunday 3rd September.
Assemble at 13:00 to start shooting at 13:30
Hope to see you there.
17-05-2017 Winter Indoor Season Handicap Results
Results of handicaps from scores shot during the 2016/17 indoor season.
Based on 1st 3 Scores Shot
Congratulations to Megan for the best improvement in handicap.
Congratulations to Gina for obtaining the highest classification from scores shot during this indoor season. Gina is now a C class archer.
Remember to submit scores for the outdoor season, 3 dozen at any distance for handicap purposes and full rounds for outdoor classification.
10-04-2017 Outdoor Shooting
Shooting will move outdoors from Tuesday 25th April. Sessions will start at 18:30Please remember that pure carbon arrows are not allowed on the field. If it can't be found by a metal detector then you cannot shoot it. We shoot on a school field and lost or damaged carbon arrows would be putting the children at risk.
29-12-2016 Next Shoot
First shoot of 2017 will be on Tuesday 3rd January.
06-11-2016 Reminder for Tuesday Indoor Shooting
Shooting on Tuesday evenings is now from 19:00 due to the sports hall being used for football.
11-09-2016 Shooting Indoors
Due to failing light and the subsequent shortening of shooting time, shooting will be moving indoors. Our first indoor shooting session will be Tuesday 13th September 18:30-08:30.
Occasional Sunday shoots may be possible if weather and school timetable permits.
19-07-2016 Friendly Shoot at Archers of Underwood
There will be a friendly shoot at Archers of Underwood, Caerleon on Sunday 31st July. See map below.
Meet at 13:00 on the field.
Rounds available are Short Metric, Short Metric I-IV and 70 Metre round (6 dozen arrows). See information page for details of rounds.
If you are interested let Denise know which round you wish to shoot.
22-02-2016 Outdoor Shooting Reminder
It will soon be time for outdoor shooting. Please remember that pure carbon arrows are not allowed on the field. If it can't be found by a metal detector then you cannot shoot it. We shoot on a school field and lost or damaged carbon arrows would be putting the children at risk.
31-12-2015 First Shoot of 2016
First shoot of 2016 is on Tuesday 5th January. Have a Happy New Year and see you there.
03-12-2015 Date for Christmas Shoot
We will be having a Christmas shoot on Friday 18th December. Various prizes will be awarded, the most horrible Christmas Jumper amongst others! There will be special Christmas themed target faces, mince pies, hot drinks etc.
Details of other upcoming events for next year can be found on the Events page.
07-10-2015 Change to Shooting Times
Due to availablity of the hall Tuesday shooting sessions start at 19:00 from 13/10/2015.
Friday sessions still start at 18:30
27-09-2015 Beginners Courses available
Beginners courses are now available for booking. A course of 5 lessons costs £40 per person and are for a maximum of 4 people, details are on the Courses page.
Why not surprise someone with a course of lessons as a Christmas present? Archery is a great activity for young and old.
21-06-2015 Success at Neath
Club members recently took part in the Neath Open Competition at Neath Archers