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Not Boxing Day Shoot – 28th December 2019

  104 Archers ‘slithered’ around our 30 Target course of festive 3Ds and a few faces. It was VERY wet and muddy, but no complaints about that or the course! Although overcast all day, there was no rain and only … Continue reading

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Autumn Open Shoot 2019

South Wilts – Autumn Open Shoot – 1 September 2019   139 archers set out to shoot our 40 Target course (38 3Ds and two painted faces) on a sunny but cool morning.  Thank you all for your company and … Continue reading

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South Wilts – Master Hunter Shoot – 21 July 2019

We started the day with a minute’s silence in memory of Steve Bastyan who very sadly passed away recently. 128 archers set out to shoot our Master Hunter course of 36 x 3Ds on an overcast, cool morning but, despite … Continue reading

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South Wilts Bluebell Shoot – 5 May 19

166 archers shot our course of 37 x 3Ds and 3 Faces on a dry, cool day with a mixture of cloud, sunny spells and a light breeze. Comments received indicated that John and his team had set another good, … Continue reading

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South Wilts – The ‘Not’ Boxing Day Shoot – 29 Dec 18

  115 Archers shot our 30 Target course on a dry, calm, mild but overcast day. From your feedback, the course was a good mixture of easy(ish), tricky & challenging, so well done John on setting your first Open Shoot … Continue reading

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South Wilts Autumn Open Shoot – 2nd September 2018

146 archers shot our Autumn Open course of 40 x 3Ds on a lovely September day.  Feedback on the course was good again, thank you. There were a few deer scampering around the wood to keep archers amused! Unusual as … Continue reading

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South Wilts – Master Hunter Shoot – 15 July 2018

81 archers shot our Master Hunter course of 34 x 3Ds and 2 large Faces on a sunny, hot day.  Feedback on the course was good again, thank you. A brief explanation of how we awarded Master Hunter Patches – … Continue reading

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The BlueBell Shoot 6th May 2018

South Wilts – The Bluebell Shoot – 6 May 2018 162 archers shot our 40 target course (mostly 3Ds).  Weather – brilliant! Bluebells (& other fauna) – wonderful!  The day seemed to flow well with all groups finishing within an … Continue reading

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30th December – Christmas ‘Not the Boxing Day’ NFAS Field Shoot

South Wilts – The Not Boxing Day Shoot  – 30 December 2017 115 archers shot our 30 Target course, mostly 3Ds but with a few hessians & faces. Because of the large number originally booked ten days before, we actually … Continue reading

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St Nicholas Shoot – 3rd December 2017

St Nicholas Shoot 2017 The smell of warm mince pies, stollen cake (not stolen) and mulled wine was in the air and silly hats were the order of the day as 20 SWAC archers took the shooting line for the … Continue reading

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