CHRISTMAS BBQ AND PRESIDENTS CUP SHOOT HELD ON 29TH NOVEMBER A GOOD TURNOUT.

See photos and story below. Photos taken by David Tobin.

Well done to all club members and officials for a really well run fun day. Also thanks to Sam O'Neill for the fruit cake and Josh Dodson for the pulled pork. Presidents Cup trophy went to Ben Ong this year with an excellent score of 698 for mens barebow recurve FITA 900 (50m/40m/30m full face) Runner up for most improved archer of 2015 was Ozzy with 785 mens sighted compound.

CLUB MEMBERS FUN INDOOR/OUTDOOR TOURNAMENT WAS HELD ON 25/10/2015. It was great to see 18 archers happy and competing well. Organised by Lee Archibald, cost was $5 payable on the day, and included medals for archers coming 1st, 2nd and 3rd in their class. A big thankyou to Lee and also to our judge Jim Barber for officiating on the day. Photos thanks to David Tobin. See table below for scores.

Division Name Handicap Open Score HC Score
11 Kane Smith 19 238 257
11 Ossie Antaw 19 229 248
11 Lee Archibald 26 221 247
11 June Hampton 30 229 259
11 Josh Dodson 18 242 260
10 Chris Johnson 100 84 184
10 Katie Allen 131 44 175
10 Ben Ong 31 105 136
10 David Dettweiler 50 107 157
10 Tashan Speede 150 55 155
10 Kaye Benetatos 150 39 189
10 Catherine Williams 99 45 144
9 Sarah Ellison 86 51 137
8 Matthias Haydon-Schulz 64 140 204
6 Alec Dudley-Bestow 118 69 187
6 Alexander Lamond 130 52 182
2 Zoe Benetatos 150 34 184
1 Baxter Ellison-Waters 149 15 162

 

CONGRATULATIONS TO JULY BEGINNERS COURSE PARTICIPANTS FOR PASSING THEIR COURSE.

RESULTS FOR CLUB MEMBERS SHORT COURSE CLUB COMPETITION 16/8/15

Some of the competitors at our club short course event 16-8-15. Competitors were entertained by our own piper Chris prior to event. Thanks Chris!

Well done to all competitors at last weeks club competition short course 30m event over 5 ends. See results table above. Hopefully we will be able to do a monthly club competition of this kind over summer. Next month we may try an outdoor/indoor event at 18m on 30cm face.

Snowball an optional target at our latest Beginners Course.

ARCHIBALD TAKES OUT PENRITH CITY ARCHERS MIDWEEK RAPS

Congratulations to Lee Archibald, who last week July 15th took out the midweek RAPS competition at Penrith. Good shooting Lee.

Lee Archibald, withdrawing her arrows behind snowball with club members Ben and Jophy

IRONFEST 2015 A HUGE SUCCESS FOR MOUNTAIN ARCHERS

Photos above at Ironfest, before it started to get busy.

Mountain Archers members were in high demand again at the 16th Annual Lithgow Ironfest that was Gypsy Dreadnought. There was certainly more pyrotechnics and explosions in our vicinity and around 600 temporary members were treated to an archery experience starting at a cost of 50 cents. A huge thankyou to all club members involved.

EASTER WEEKEND CLEAN-OUT A SUCCESS

Thank you to the club members involved in cleaning out the main clubroom and toilets on the weekend. They are now looking shiny and ordered.

CONGRATULATIONS TO COME'N TRY ARCHERY CERTIFICATE COURSE PARTICIPANTS OVER 2 WEEKS FROM MARCH 15TH 2015

Our new feather banner looked great over Easter Weekend.

On Sunday 29th March, Mountain Archers instructors Josh Dodson and Mat Bagley awarded 15 Come ' n Try Certificates to the following group of people (Cost was $60 for individuals, $50 per person for family groups) Geoff, Peter and Hugh McNair, Ian, Ella and Lloyd Wallace, Adam and James Searle, Elisabeth Bowman-Yeend, Chris Wellwood, Alexander Lamond, Tim Squires, Mark Morcom, Daniel Garner and Phil Latka. For all newcomers, please come up to the clubhouse on a Sunday morning, say hello and we will see if we can fit you in for some instruction, or onto the next Beginners Course.