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

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

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

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

3rd Founder Members Shoot

  On Saturday 16 March Belvoir Archers assembled for the third Founders Shoot.  It was an excellent turnout despite the unpleasant weather, after a briefing in the shelter of the Country Club the field party set to and soon got … Continue reading

New Member ~ Ian Davies

Ian Davies shot as a junior in Dorset 20 years ago, and has now decided to take up archery once again.  I shot with Ian on Saturday up the field for his first shoot with his new recurve bow that … Continue reading

6th October ~ club handicaps

The handicaps page has been updated, and well done to Barbara, Dennis and Nigel for dropping thier handicaps. Dennis now has a handicap of 47 and his second class award Nigel’s handicap is down to 65 Barbara has the same … Continue reading

2nd September – The Thoresby Trophy

The Thoresby Trophy 2012  Sunday 2 September saw Dave, Steve, Bryan and Vicky head off to Northampton to represent Nottingham in the EMAS Senior Intercounties The Thoresby Trophy, hosted by Northamptonshire at Long Buckby Archery Club. We were one woman … Continue reading

6th August – County Team Shoot

At the weekend , we had a good contingent of archers who shot for the Nottinghamshire County Team in the Tri-Counties tournament (Nottinghamshire v  Derbyshire v Warwickshire) It was an unusual weather day, calm with sun, followed by cloud, followed … Continue reading

22nd July – Summer Windsor 2012

Today saw our Second Annual Summer Windsor Tournament. It was a pleasant day, sunny and no wind at 7.30 am when the work parties arrived to start setting up.  Archers started to arrive around 8.45 to have their breakfast with Julie … Continue reading

7th July – Hose Fete

Saturday saw Belvoir Archers put on a have-a-go stand at Hose Fete.  The club had a 3 target stand with Dave, Bryan, coaching assisted by  Martin, Steve Burdett and Peter Emery on the third target.  Tony Emery spent most of … Continue reading

19th June – The busiest club night yet

This evening we had our busiest club night so far. With 15 archers on the field, including new members Nigel, Barbara, Alan, Dennis, Jinny & Steve B, longtime club members Sue, Bryan, Steve G, Compound Steve, Martin, Vicky and guests … Continue reading

15th June – New Member – Steve Best

Following successful completion of Beginners course no 2, Steve Best has now joined the club. Steve’s plans are to go to Longbow after a brief spell with the recurve bow. Welcome Steve

30th May – New Member – Jinny Niven

Congratulations to Jinny Niven for completing her beginners course this week, ahead of the main group. We would also like to welcome Jinny to Belvoir Archers as she has joined the club today. No more of that recurve stuff, Jinny … Continue reading

8th May – 2012 AGM Committee Changes

Following the AGM, we are pleased to announce that Steve Gamble is the new club chairman, Vicky Jones as the new club Secretary and Dave Seymour as the new Coaching Coordinator. We would like to thank the outgoing chariman MarkChalish … Continue reading

10th March – 2nd Founder Members Shoot

Saturday 10th March Belvoir Archers held their 1st Anniversary Founder Members Shoot. 10 club members and 3 guests shot the tournament. It was a gusty, overcast, cool day, but everyone enjoyed themselves. Mike Spare, our guest of honour, had a … Continue reading

10th Jan – Year End Handicaps Updated

The year end handicaps have been issued by Steve Gamble, Club Records Officer. Congratulations to Mark Charlish (longbow), Sue Haynes (Recurve) for improving from 1st Class to Bowman, Bryan Haynes for achieving 3rd Class Recurve and Jane & John Styles … Continue reading