DNAA Juniors

The DNAA junior development programme is back for the 2017-2018 indoor season! (Well, you didn’t think we were going to let you off this year, did you? )

It’s open to all junior archers who want to improve at any level, whether you’re brand new to the sport or well into shooting competitions Please bring a parent, your shooting kit, a pen and pad of paper/file for making notes and your lunch and a drink And don’t forget that clini band if you have one

All sessions are freeeeeee! But please note that this is a programme of linked sessions so of course you’re welcome to come along and try it but in order to get the most out of it you’ll need to commit to attending as many of the sessions as possible. Please apply to the coaching email (DNAACoaching@gmail.com)
for further details and to book your place.

Okay, so, the bit you’ve all been waiting for All of the sessions are 10am-3pm at Riverside Archers but you’ll want to arrive with enough time to set up your kit beforehand The dates are: Saturday 7th October, Saturday 18th November, Saturday 6th January, Saturday 17th February and Saturday 24th March. Saturdays will never be the same again!!!

See you there

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.