Winter Windsor 2017

The 7th Winter Windsor was contested yesterday with a turnout of 51 out of 59 archers who booked in.  The weather held off all day, a little breezy, over cast but dry until all tents were packed away and we … Continue reading

2017 WA720 round

It was an interesting shoot at the weekend, the wind was a bit tricky to say the least.

76 archers remained registered on the Friday night (there were numerous changes though the days leading up to the shoot) and 70 archers actually braved the weather. Continue reading

6th Summer Windsor Results

Well, what a day.  For a change this summer, we had sunshine (lots of it) and little wind. The day went well, with 2 National Records being shot (Subject to ratification) by Jenny Bryan and by 2 fletching Bernie Dicks … Continue reading

Belvoir Archers 6th Summer Windsor (UKRS)

Following our successfull Double WRS WA720 on Saturday 16th April, we will be holding the event again on Saturday 15th April 2017. more details will follow. Entries are already coming for our UKRS Windsor on Saturday 23rd July 2016, which … Continue reading

Double WA50m, 60m Cadet, 70m results

Belvoir Archers held their first Double World Record Status World Archery 50m, 60m Cadet and 70m tournament on Saturday.  The weather was a mixed bag of rain, wind, sleet, hale stones and sunshine.  The day went well with over 70 … Continue reading

2015 Winter Windsor

Saturday saw Belvoir Archers host their 5th Winter Windsor.  The weather gods were with us, so was Bernie Dicks on his 50 (again) birthday.  We had a record breaking 68 archers booked in for the October shoot, with only 2 … Continue reading

PAM SAINT-GOBAIN support Belvoir Archers

Belvoir Archers would like to thank PAM SAINT-GOBAIN for their generous donation of 6 x 3 legged target stands, Arrow Box for our beginners course and some paint for our new container that is coming soon.

Winter Beginners Course 2015

The next beginners course will start in November 2015.  Sunday 15th November 2015 Sunday 22nd November 2015 Sunday 29th November 2015 Sunday 6th December 2015 MINIMUM AGE 13 – NO MAXIMUM AGE … Continue reading

New member ~ Richard Page

We have  a new member – Richard Page who has joined us following successful completion of course no 7 – coached by Steve B Richard lives in Barnstone and we should see him around and about soon

Beginners Courses

The April beginners course is now full. The next planned course will be starting in November 2014 – dates to be confirmed

New Member ~ Les Whitbread

We would like to welcome our latest member from Course no 6 – Les Whitbread (father of our own Lord Leigh Whitbread of Glencoe). Les will be shooting recurve and hopefully keeping Leigh under control.

Club Coaches

On Sunday 21st July, Helen Lowe and Bryan Haynes both qualified as Level 2 coaches. We would both like to thank all club members who have helped us over the last 9 months, especially Richard Davies, Leigh Whitbread and Ros … Continue reading

Belvoir Archers gain places in the County Team again

Congratulations to the following for being selected to represent the County Target Team this year Ladies Recuve         Sue Haynes    Tri-Counties and The Thoresby Trophy Ladies Compound   Helen Lowe     The Thoresby Trophy Gents Longbow       Steve Gamble Tri-Counties and The Thoresby Trophy … Continue reading

Saturday say our 3rd summer windsor.  A total of 49 archers booked in, and all turned up to shoot.  Compound, Longbow, Recurve and Barebow disciplines were represented. It was a good day, starting off a bit chilly following the recent … Continue reading

3rd Summer Windsor

The 3rd Summer Windsor is now upon us.  We have 49 archers from around the region shooting, with the furthest guest coming from Aardwolf Archers in Sheffield and Silver Spoon Bowmen in Spalding. We are set for a scorching day, … Continue reading

A good turnout was made at the County Championships on Sunday 14th July by Belvoir Archers with 7 archers representing the club. Congratulations to our 2 County Champions Sue Haynes – Lady Recurve  – (who also won the Ladies Recurve … Continue reading

County Championships

Congratulations to our archers who shot in the County Championships at Rolls Royce on Sunday 14th July.  We had 9 archers shooting the York, Hereford, Bristol II and National round. Ladies Recurve Lady Champion ~  Sue Haynes Gents Longbow Champion … Continue reading

Committee changes following the AGM

Last night saw Belvoir Archers 3rd AGM with over 20 club members present.  The AGM went well concluding with the election of new officers of the club. The Committee would like to thank the work of the 2012 – 2013 … Continue reading

May Bank Holiday at Rolls Royce

Sunday 5th may saw 10 archers from Belvoir Archers attend the first of the 2013 league shoots at Rolls Royce Bowmen Sherwood. Ros, Alex and Ian were attending their first tournament whilst Helen and David were shooting their first tournament … Continue reading

Bingham LCAC Western – Shoot report

Today a handful of Belvoir Archers attended the shoot hosted by Bingham Leisure Centre Archery Club.   The round was a Western (4 dozen at 60 yards and 4 at 50, with shorter distances for novices and juniors). The weather started … Continue reading

Abbydale Archers shoot report

On Saturday 6 April Steve Gamble attended the longbow Western hosted by Abbeydale Archers near Sheffield on what was the best shooting day so far this year. Of course it was the wrong sort of sun and quite distracting at … Continue reading

New Members ~ Alex Bridges and Heidi Walker

Following successful completion of our indoor course at Cotgrave, we are pleased to welcome Abby’s dad ~ Alex Bridges to Belvoir Archers and Heidi Walker to Belvoir Archers Juniors.