Club archers hit the target

Joseph Bulmer

BARNSTAPLE Archery Club has kicked off the indoor season in style – archers from the club have claimed a brace of wins in their various classes.

Kenwith hosted an indoor shoot at Kingsley School, Bideford, and Barnstaple excelled, with Jason Quinn taking Gold and Alan Elliot Bronze in the Gents’ Barebow, Helen Cohen-Quinn Silver in Ladies’ Barebow and Estelle Edwick Silver in the Ladies Recurve in the morning Portsmouth Round.

The success continued in the afternoon Fita 18, seeing Jason Quinn bag his second Barebow Gold, Estelle secure Gold in Recurve and Alan Elliot his second Bronze in Barebow.

In the last regional field shoot of the year, Jason Quinn and Helen Cohen-Quinn, attending her first field competition, both took Bronze at the Muscovy 3-D Field Archery shoot near Liskeard.

Jason and Helen both secured Gold for the club in Gents’ and Ladies’ Barebow respectively, shooting a Portsmouth round at St. Austell, hosted by Archers of the West. Shoots resume in the New Year