BUCS Outdoors 2017 Team Photo

BUCS Outdoor Championships 2017

Posted by Publicity Officer on 19th June 2017

This year, 18 University of Warwick archers competed in the BUCS Outdoor Championships hosted at Lilleshall National Sports Centre on the 10th-11th June. The weekend was a successful one, with UWAC securing podium positions in both Team and Individual categories despite the challenging weather conditions that persisted throughout.

Image credit: Alexander Logan

Image credit: Alexander Logan

Image credit: Alexander Logan

Firstly, the Ladies Experienced Non-Compound Team won Bronze with a combined score of 2916, comprising of Hannah Burnage (1067), Emma Davis (1027) and Jess Watts (822). Also taking Bronze were the Experienced Gents Non-Compound Team made up of James Jeffs (1095), Enrik Nako (1054) and Sherman Ip (1137), giving a total score of 3286.

Image credit: Alexander Logan

Image credit: Alexander Logan

The Novice Non-Compound Team enjoyed a particularly successful weekend, winning Gold with a BUCS record-breaking combined score of 3273. The Team included Sarah Allaway (1119), Sam Armstrong (1124) and James Gardner (1030) - all of whom also achieved individual podium positions! Sarah Allaway won Gold in the Novice Ladies Recurve category, while for the Novice Gents Recurve Sam Armstrong won Gold and James Gardner was awarded Bronze.

Image credit: Alexander Logan

All in all, a strong performance all around and especially from UWAC’s novices, whom we hope will transition smoothly into becoming experienced archers with the club and continue their success!


Further reading

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Freshers 2018

Published 19th September 2018

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Welcome to Warwick!

Leamington Open Novice Team

Leamington Open Novice Tournament

Published 21st May 2017

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On the 7th May 2017, eleven UWAC novices participated in the West Midlands Archery Society Open Novice Tournament, hosted by the Royal Leamington Spa Archery Society.