Today, Sue Haynes, Ros Creasey, Alex Bridges and BryanHaynes went to Trent Valley Archers in Stoke on Trent to shoot the ArcheryGB onTarget inter club quarter final.
The competition is over 3 matches of 24 arrows at an 80cm face at 50m. 1 gent compound+Recurve, 1 lady compound+Recurve
First Match of 24 arrows is a full team shoot – highest combined score between both teams
Second match of 24 arrows is compounds v compounds, recurves v recurves.
Third and final match is top of each disclipline shooting against each other and bottom of each disclipline (4 shoots).
You get 2 points for a win, 1 for a loss.
Belvoir Archers went into the Third round with 1 match in hand. To say it was close, was an understatement.
Alex beat TVA’s top recurve archer Veronique, by 1 point, and Bryan lost to Alan TVA’s top compound archer by 1 point, with Sue winning her Compound match but Ros norrrowly loosing her Recurve match.
Overall this gave Belvoir a 11-10 win.
Belvoir now wait to see who the meet in the semi finals between Queenborough Archers of Oxford Archers.
The Semi-Finals and Finals will be shot on the same day, possibly at Lilleshall.
25. Trent Valley Archers v Belvoir Archers
26. Brixham Archers v Cleve Archers
27. Norton Archers v Bowmen of Pendle & Samlesbury
28. Queenborough Archers v Oxford Archers
Helen Lowe also shot in Belvoir’s win over Bingham LCAC, but has not been able to take part since due to a broken wrist.
Belvoir Archers would like to thank Trent Valley Archers for their hospitality today.