Castles League 2017/18.

Although the outdoor season is not over quite yet, it’s time to announce that the ‘Castles League’ will be run once again this indoor season. You are welcome to ‘register’ from now, if you so wish, OR, wait until the nights roll in even sooner. I already have the first name entered!

DNAA Development Programme

DNAA Development Programme

The County is running a 3-year development programme for Olympic recurve and compound bows. The first year of the programme is composed of 4 full day sessions as part of the development squad, the second year is composed of 3 half day sessions for the previous year’s development squad who have completed all the sessions; and the final year is composed of 3 half day sessions as part of the elite squad. Continue reading “DNAA Development Programme”

Team Selection for the 5 Counties

Junior Submissions Senior submissions

The committee would like to congratulate the DNAA County Team  who will be attending the event being hosted by DNAA at Norton Archers on 30 September 2017 (Juniors) and 1 October 2017 (Seniors).

The Junior Team will consist of:-

Dillon Crow  and Tony Tatum, Junior Gents Compound;

Cameron Taylor-Thorn and Charney Mole, Junior Ladies Compound;

Matthew Forman, Junior Gent Longbow;

Jenny Cuthbertson and Niamh Chalmers, Junior Lady Longbow;

Cameron Donaldson, Damien Needs and Alexander Smirnis, Junior Gent Recurve;

Hannah Mason, Annabel Garner and Jessica Bowkett, Junior Lady Recurve.

The following archers will be representing their county in the individual events:-

James Mole, Junior Gent Compound; Mya Chalmers, Junior Lady Compound; Miss T Blanchard, Junior Lady Longbow, Abbie-Leigh Taylor, Junior Lady Recurve.

 

The Senior team will consist of:-

Gents Compound: Graeme Thorn, Mark Harrison and Alan Blogg (Tony Reith non-travelling reserve)

Ladies Compound: Jane Reith, Pam Duncanson, Julie Ryan (Becc Keith non-travelling reserve)

Gents Longbow: Brian Shearer, Steve Foreman

Ladies Longbow: Jenny Cuthbertson, Catherine Hall (Niamh Chalmers non-travelling reserve)

Gents Recurve: Morgan Donaldson, Keith Roberson, Gary Donaldson

Ladies Recurve: Kate Dunnighan, Abigail Thornton, Angela Smurthwaite

I am sure that all DNAA Members wish you all good luck on the day.

 

County Selection Committee

Team Selection

The Committee met tonight to select the team.  We thank you for putting in your scores, however in order to field a full team we would like to re-open entries (via e-mail to secretary.dnaa@gmail.com) for Junior Gent Longbow and Senior Gent Longbow ONLY until Friday evening.

The team remaining Junior and Senior Team have been selected and will be announced tomorrow.

 

Thanks – Selection Committee.

World Youth Championships

Huge congratulations to Alex Wise selected for the GB Squad for the World Youth Championships taking place 2nd to 8th October in Rosario, Argentina. Good luck from all at the DNAA