Category Archives: Ramblings

Archery kit needed

Martin Ross (Long Buckby Archery Club) has recently made a shout out for any unwanted archery kit that people are looking to sell on.  He has a number of beginners (Juniors and Seniors, all right handed) who have finished their … Continue reading

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Kettering Archers Easter Charity Clout Shoot

Kettering Archers’ Easter Charity Clout Shoot photographs are now online for viewing here. Yesterday, I headed over to Kettering to photograph their annual Easter Clout Shoot, an annual charity event and this year the beneficiary would be Cransley Hospice.  Although … Continue reading

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Post Beginner’s Course Information

AoR coaches provide new archers with a lot of information, both during and at the end of the beginners course.  It has been brought to my attention that much of this information gets lost in the overwhelming deluge that is … Continue reading

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Two dates for your diary – Comp and BBQ.

September is looking like a busy month for Archers of Raunds.  We had yet another beginners course start this evening, a large number of our archers will be heading off to the county championships on Sunday and we have two … Continue reading

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Limited access to AoR field

Guys, please be advised that Manor School and Sports College are having some building work undertaken to the gym and for that reason we will not have access to the field via the usual route for the next 12 weeks … Continue reading

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Jon Bull Takes Gold

On behalf of everyone at Archers of Raunds, I would like to congratulate Jon Bull (Targetcraft) for taking the gold at the Junior European Championships in Romania last week shooting in the Compound category.   The gold medal was for … Continue reading

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John Bull and the team are heading off to Romania.

AoR would like to wish John Bull (Targetcraft) and the whole GB archery team the very best of luck in Romania this week.  We are looking forward to hearing about John’s progress and hoping for some more of the metal … Continue reading

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An important piece of kit!!!

As your technique improves and you begin to strive for the longer distances it becomes harder and harder to see where your arrows are landing.  Then as you get better still, you need to know exactly where they have landed … Continue reading

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A reminder about poundage

Over the last few months a number of you have moved from the club equipment to your own and you should have settled in with those new bows over the later part of the indoor season.  Now that we have … Continue reading

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Preview of my Archery Club Management Software

Some people have recently been asking me how my archery application is going and what it does.  For that reason I thought that it might be time to produce a couple of videos showing what I have been up to.  … Continue reading

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