Five members shot at the Battle of Basing this weekend, and achieved some good results:
They shot a double round - a WA25 followed by a WA18.
Richard came 5th with a score of 1098
Chris came 36th with a score of 943
Matt came 44th with a score of 827
Jodie came 1st (U16 ladies) with a score of 991
David came 16th with a score of 168
Richard was also part of the Hampshire team, which came first overall, beating Surrey, Oxford, Essex, London and Berkshire who all fielded complete teams.
Richard also took part in the "Nerves of Steel" competition, where a ring of steel is placed on the target which becomes smaller and smaller after each round. This year, 7 people (including Richard) shared the title as they all hit the s...
Thanks to all members that came to our first (and hopefully not last) quiz night.
Teams competed on rounds: General Knowledge, Food, Archery, Music, Pictures and DingBats. Non archers were pleased when the Archery round consisted of questions like "Where was Norman Stanley Fletcher incarcerated", rather than the assumed impossible archery questions. Although the odd dingbat archery question was thrown in, such as "2 L on a R B".
Thanks to Jo, Mark, Susie, Alex, Steve for all their help setting up and producing food for the evening.
Winning team was "Them lot over there" - (the Steve Baker clan + Gary Stevens)
We made a profit of £65 on the evening, which will go towards our collection for the Hampshire Air Ambulan...
Around 30 members came along to the Annual General Meeting. You can find the meeting agenda and reports on the club section of the website. The existing committee were voted in for another year, and we went over the planned events for 2019 - which are:
Frostbite competitions; 1st Sat of the month, 10:30am start
BA postal league; one Wednesday each month
Regular seasonal fun & end of season shoots;
New Year Warwick & BBQ 29th December
“Progress coaching”; to start soon (if sufficient interest)
Skittles evening; 13th Feb
Quiz night (if sufficient interest)
More curry nights…!
Club to run a level 1 coaching course (March 2019 - in planning)