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Listed here are some of the events that have been held at the club

The Robin Hood Challenge

14th August and 4th September 2021

These two weekends saw the “The Robin Hood Challenge” take place. Thanks to all helpers especially Lois who supplied refreshment, especially the Jaffa Cakes. There were three groups Senior members, New members and Junior members. Prizes will be awarded next weekend. Two Robin Hood jugs, and for Juniors a Robin Hood hat with feathers.

The second weekend saw a number of junior members taking part. We would all like to thank Steve for installing his “Magnificent Flying Machine” we will definitely be bringing it out again. Quite a challenge shooting at a moving target!

Below are the final scores, Steve and John shot again, their second round scores prove practice makes perfect.

Scores for “The Robin Hood Challenge”

Archer - Distances (yds) - Score (5 zone) - Bow Type

Rachel 30 20 10 - 181 - Recurve

Grace 30 20 10 - 196 - Recurve

David 30 20 10 - 108 - Recurve

Yousuf 30 20 10 - 261 - Recurve (Winner, Junior Member)

Maariya 30 20 10 - 122 - Recurve

Sam 30 20 10 - 266 - Recurve

Faisal 40 30 20 - 229 - Recurve (Winner, New Member)

Rob 50 40 30 - 202 - Recurve

Steve 50 40 30 - 277 and 304 - Recurve (Winner, Senior Member)

Paul 50 40 30 - 214 - Recurve

Yan 50 40 30 - 137 - Longbow

John 50 40 30 - 192 and 219 - Recurve

Barry 50 40 30 - 229 - Recurve

Bob 50 40 30 - 282 - Compound (reinstated)

Elaine 50 40 30 - 275 - Compound

Awards to be handed out next weekend when we will celebrate by having another shot at the Sheriff.

Some photos of the event

The Sheriff shows up!
The competition hots up
The Merry Men (People)
The coveted trophies

Scouts taster session

13th July 2021

Here are a few photos of the taster archery session, run for the benefit of the 4th Ilford troop earlier this summer.

Rob runs through the safety procedures

Our Badge Winners

Yan, Steve and Bob have received badges for coming first in the indoor postal competition. Well done lads!!

Yan, Steve & Bob sporting their badges.

Dragon Boat Team - Fun Shoot

13th July 2019

A great day was had by the Dragon Boat team

Don't shoot the bear competition

6th July 2019

Thanks to all who attended the shoot which ended up with some interesting statistics! The overall winner on points was 1st Yan (264) 2nd Bob (206) 3rd Justyna (142) But of course what you really want to know was how the cuddly animals got on. Justyna and Yan were so kind as to not hit them once, the rest of us were not so considerate. And as for Dominik he seemed to bear a grudge towards the Porky Pig with a total of 8 hits, tut, tut. No bacon sandwiches for him for the next month. How the animals got on, number of hits taken: 1st Porky Pig 13 hits (only 5 without Dominik’s contribution) 2nd Donkey 12 hits (bad luck Eeyore, shouldn’t have such big ears) 3rd Teddy Bear 9 hits (how could you you miserable archers) 4th Monkey 8 hits (should have stayed up the tree) 5th Chicken 4 hits (off to KFC you go) 6th. Camel (don’t get the hump, you came of best) There was some pretty impressive scores with many 5s scored in individual ends, but my only claim to fame on the day was to score a max. of 30 in one end. I feel that there will now be a concentration on 60cm target faces at 20 yards awaiting the next DON’T SHOOT THE BEAR CHALLENGE. Once again thanks to all participants. Bob

The Victims
Don't Shoot The Bear

Safari Shoot

February 2019

February 2019

The magnificent moving target invention

Moving Targets - What Next!