On the weekend of 23/24th April local Welbeck Archer Robert Gray took part in the first leg of the selection shoot for the world junior championships in Poland. The top 8 form saturdays shoot made the cut to take part in the round robin shoot on the sunday. Robert was 6th after saturdays shoot so made it thru to take part Sundays shooting. Robert won 5 of his second round robin matches and finished in 3rd place!! These results and placing now carry over to the second selection to be held in london in June..
Last wednesday evening (27th April) on the ArcheryGB web site we found out that ArcheryGB have selected Robert for the GB team to travel to CYPRUS (How Amazing)!! He is going to the Junior Europa Cup second round from 16th July till the 24th July.
Will keep you all informed of his progress….. Lesley Gray