Welcome to HAMPSHIRE ARCHERY ASSOCIATION

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Hampshire Archery Association is the home of archery in Hampshire, the Isle of Wight and the Channel Islands in the UK. The Association is affiliated to SCAS (Southern Counties Archery Society) and Archery GB (GNAS) who are the governing body for the sport in the UK.

Archery is a sport for all ages and abilities and is great for families. There are over 50 archery clubs in Hampshire and most offer beginners courses. If you interested in trying archery get in touch with one of the clubs listed here.

At this year's Watership Down Field shoot our Lord Paramount was Mr.Bob Gunther who, for many years, has been a Judge at this event. Bob retired from Field Judging  earlier this year.

Here is a list of the archers from Hampshire and their placing:

Gents Traditional
Jim  Mumford  - Raven - 2nd.
Mike  Berriman - Raven - 3rd.
George  Attard - Sway - 5th
Brian  Briggs - Forest  of  Beer - 6th

Ladies Traditional
Barbara  Berriman - Raven - 1st
Charlotte  Hanley - Fort  Purbrook - 2nd

Junior Traditional (u15)
William  Attard - Sway - 1st.
Gents longbow
Daniel  Hawley - Fort  Purbrook  - 2nd
Duncan  Elm - Fort  Purbrook - 3rd.
Brian  Morris - West  Wight - 7th

Junior (u18)  longbow           
Paul  Briggs - Forest  of  Beer - 1st

Gents Compound
John  Folley - Raven - 3rd.

Gents recurve
Trevor  Smith - Sway - 4th
Cyril  Allen - Winchester - 6th

Hampshire archers were 25% of the archers, thanks for the support, all of  you did well , especially considering that half of the British Team going to Croatia for the European Championships next month were there, and others were there to get scores on the required difficult course for 2008 World Championship, which are being held in South Wales.
Full results on the GNAS field website .
Also if interested, archers will find a field calendar, and details of how to volunteer to help with the World Championships.

Photos taken at the shoot can be found on our website. Click here. 

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Hampshire Archery Association is the home of archery in Hampshire, the Isle of Wight and the Channel Islands in the UK. The Association is affiliated to SCAS (Southern Counties Archery Society) and Archery GB (GNAS) who are the governing body for the sport in the UK.

Archery is a sport for all ages and abilities and is great for families. There are over 50 archery clubs in Hampshire and most offer beginners courses. If you interested in trying archery get in touch with one of the clubs listed here.