Following the Return to Archery after National Lockdown 3 of the Coronavirus Pandemic, Surrey Archery have announced a return to Competition with entries now open for the 2021 Clout and Target Championships.
Archery GB, our National Governing Body are advising that all archery in the UK is postponed for the foreseeable future, to reduce all non-essential contact with others. Our priority is the health and safety of our members, participants, volunteers and staff.
Surrey Archery have also postponed the Committee Meeting scheduled for April. It will be rescheduled once, more information is available. In the meantime if Club have queries for Surrey Archery please contact firstname.lastname@example.org who will liaise with the Executive and other members of the Committee if and when necessary.
Above all please act responsibly for the good of our sport and follow the UK Government Guidance.
Surrey Archery have been invited to enter teams for a Southern Counties friendly indoor tournament in February 2020. The event is being held in Sittingbourne, Kent on Saturday 22nd February 2020. Team entries are available for mixed teams of four archers in each bow style:
If sufficient Surrey archers meeting the minimum eligibility criteria (see below) and gender mix make themselves available it is intended to enter teams in each bow category.
Archers wishing to be considered for team selection will need to submit at least 3 qualifying indoor scores via their Club Records Officer to the County Records Officer by 22nd January 2020. Archers must confirm their availability for the shoot, if selected, when submitting their scores. Qualifying scores are those:
Shot in accordance with Archery GB Rules of Shooting
For Recurve and Compound archers minimum ‘C’ classification scores
For Longbow and Barebow archers scores will need to be of an equivalent standard to the recurve criteria, at the discretion of the County Selection Committee. All Longbow and Barebow scores will be accepted for consideration.
Club Records Officers when submitting scores for Surrey Archery team selection are asked to ensure:
Image copies / photos of scoresheets are submitted
Contact details including email address and contact number for the archer
Confirmation the archer is available for selection for the shoot on Saturday 22nd February