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Master Hunter Shoot – 23 July 2017

104 archers set off to shoot our Master Hunter course of 35 x 3Ds and 1 large Face. We had rain for an hour or so in the middle of the day, which seemed heavy at times – but worse … Continue reading

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South Wilts – The Bluebell Shoot – 30 April 2017

163 archers shot our 40 target course (mostly 3Ds) in better whether than expected. Despite a gloomy forecast, we had 1 hour of rain and the rest was dry and sunny at times.  The big bear was a long way! … Continue reading

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Sarum Triple Wand Shoot Results

The list of winners can be found here, and the full results can be found here.

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South Wilts – The Not Boxing Day Shoot – 27 December 2016

118 archers shot our 32 Target course, a mixture of 3Ds, Hessians & faces, including a few new breeds – a ‘Hox’ (see pic below), a ‘Fare’ and a couple of ‘cross bred’ Deer! We were fortunate again with good … Continue reading

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Autumn Open Shoot – 4 September 2016

129 archers shot our 40 Target 3D course in overcast, but warm and calm conditions. The non-scoring running deer in front of the big brown bear in the field did its job in conjunction with long and short grass. At … Continue reading

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24th July – Master Hunter Open Field Shoot

83 archers came to try our Master Hunter course of 37 x 3Ds and 3 large Faces. The weather was kind except for a heavy shower just before the results.  The alligator hadn’t moved since our last shoot but still … Continue reading

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1st May 2016 – Bluebell Open Shoot.

165 archers shot our 40 x 3D course in fairly warm and sunny conditions. The alligator caught out many archers, so a lot of 2nd & 3rd arrows! The novel Target 21 needed some guidance from Marshalls. Shooting from a … Continue reading

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