Last weekend three members of Corus Deeside Archery club took their first steps to being qualified coaches by attending the first two days of the Archery GB Level One Coaching Course. Sean Mark and Gareth travelled to deepest darkest Trefnant to learn from the masters.
It was around 7am of Saturday when people began to show up.
The scene had already been laid down under the capable and experienced direction of our senior coach, Pete Pendrey.
Kim Inspire is a great charity providing high quality mental health support and recovery, based in Holywell. This group has been active for more than 15 years and proved helpful in areas like confidence building, reducing isolation and improving motivation.
A big archery event is coming to the Deeside on the 7th and 8th of Septmber.
Respectively on saturday and on sunday, Corus Deeside Archery Club will host a tournament valid for World Record Status at the practice field in CH5 1PU, Rowley’s Dr, Shotton.
With collaboration and support from North Wales Archery Society and Welsh Archery Association, this event will be suitable for all archers that desire to test their skills in a proper competition and for those as well that will enjoy two extra days of practice with the aim to just shoot in this wonderful sport that is archery.
The judge in charge will be Mr Ian Ashworth, with the additional support from judges Mr Jason Lynch, Mr Colin Mudd and Mrs Brenda Timperley.
Competition type will be Double 1440 and Star and metrics I to V .
The location, is the scenical and historical field of Shotton Steel RFC, in Rowley’s Dr, Shotton, Deeside CH5 1PU, also known as the summer meeting point of our club.
Don’t miss it out, remember, September the 7th and the 8th from 8.00 am up about 5-6pm.
The tournament is organised by Mr Pete Pendrey.
If you wish to participate at this tournament, here is the more detailed entry form,
It is finally the summer of 2018 and we are outdoors again.
Our chairman Pete has drawn up a list of activities to help us develop as a club and as archers. The programme is attached.
Please read through the programme and be prepared to the day. We will be keeping to the schedule for beginners courses and target days. If you do not want to shoot a round on a target day, then please ensure you shoot in sync and help to keep the day moving forward without any delays.