OVERTON BLACK ARROWS

Competitions

 

Annual Watership down competition

Each year we hold our Field Target Archery competition on the hills above the village of Kingsclere.  The course is widely accepted as being one of the most challenging in the country.  In 2017 we hosted both the Hampshire and English tournaments at this venue.

Club Events

 

Winter season

​Monthly Portsmouth

A friendly Portsmouth round will be shot on the third Wednesday club evening of every month from the 18th November 2017 until the end of the winter season. This consists of 60 arrows, shot in ends of 3 plus 3 ends of sighters shot at 20 yards onto a 60cm face.

All club members welcome. Note that casual shooting can still be done whilst others are scoring

Scores can be found in the files to the right.

 

Monthly Frostbite

A friendly frostbite round will be shot on the first Saturday of every month from the 5th November 2016 until the end of the winter season. This consists of 36 arrows, plus sighters. It is shot at 30m with onto an 80cm face. All club members welcome. Shooting starts at 10:30am.

Scores can be found in the files to the right.

 

Summer season

Wednesday and Weekend Warwicks

Friendly Warwick rounds will be shot on:
- the first Saturday of every month
- the third Wednesday of every month

from the 7th April until the end of the summer season. This consists of 2 dozen arrows at one distance and another 2 dozen at a slightly shorter one all at a 120 cm target face:
- New Warwick: 100 & 80 yards
- Long Warwick: 80 & 60 yards
- Warwick: 60 & 50 yards
- Short Warwick: 50 & 40 yards
- Junior Warwick: 40 & 30 yards
- Short junior Warwick: 30 & 20 yards

Scores for the end of season shoot (2016) can be found below: