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.
This years Outdoor County Championships were held at AC Delco's grounds on 23rd October 2007. Click on the link below for a full set of results.
Three SCAS archers (unfortunately not from Hampshire) did well at the European Field Archery Championships which were held in Bjelovar, Croatia this month. They were Michelle Worthington of Crowthorne, Berkshire - 13th Ladies recurve; Chris Wells also of Crowthorne took Bronze Junior Gent recurve ; and Garry Cole of Hellingley Sussex 6th Gents compound.
Photos on www.blackarrows.org.uk
Full results on Croation Archery Federation web site .
The Hampshire team accumulated a score of 11,901 points to beat the Dorset and Wiltshire team by more than 400 points at the Salisbury Double FITA 720.
On a day of success for Hampshire archers Peter Jones, Lee Miller, Lucy O'Sullivan and Caroline Owen all came away with one of the white horses, as well as being part of the successful team.
Full details to follow when I receive the results from Bob Reynolds.
Congratulations and thanks to the Hampshire Team for another winning performance.
Target Team Manager