LAST weekend saw the second competition of the indoor archery season take place, when 12 competitors lined up to shoot the Vegas round.
Each archer shot 60 arrows at 40cm face centres, set out in a triangular formation with scoring from six points to 10 points.
The compound section was a very tight affair with the top three separated by only two points. In third place was Ryan Leith with 574 out of a possible 600. Sara Leith and Martin Krusche were tied on 576 points, but Sara scored one more 10, giving her the compound and overall titles with …Click here for full story...
TEN members of Shetland Archery Club travelled to Orkney last weekend to compete in the third North Atlantic archery tournament at the Pickaquoy Centre.
The tournament is held every second year between island games and this year archers from Shetland, Orkney, Faroe and Åland took part.
On Saturday a friendly competition was held in strong winds with a St George and an Albion Round being shot by the men and women respectively.
Shetland dominated the compound division with the men’s round being won by Billy Finnie on 816, Ryan Leith second on 795 and Jogvan Niclasen from Faroe third with …Click here for full story...