OVERTON BLACK ARROWS

Competitions

2018 All British Field Target Archery Championships

 

In May 2018 , we hosted the All British Field Archery Championships

Full results can be found to the right.  For the shoot report please see our News pages


 

Final results.

 

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 and in 2018 we hosted the British Championships.

Club Events

 

Winter season

​Monthly Portsmouth

Once a month we shoot a Portsmouth round under competition conditions - in order to enter the BA postal league.  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

Once a month, we shoot a frostbite round under competition conditions - in order to enter the BA postal league. 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

We shoot warwick rounds under competition conditions at the start and end of the outdoor season, usually with a BBQ!
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 can be found to the right:

 

External competitions

There are many competitions held in the local area by other clubs.  A pretty comprehensive list of those that members might be interested in can be found in the spreadsheet to the right.  Please talk to Richard Buckner if you want more information or have questions about entering a competition.