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BUTTS Non-Recurve Championships 2018

Posted by Megan Purchase on 19th November 2018

The inaugural BUTTS Non-Recurve Championships saw Barebows, Longbows and Compounds take centre stage for the first time. The day consisted of a Portsmouth ranking round, followed up in the afternoon by Head 2 Head matches.

Emma Davis

Image credit: David Richardson

Ranking Round

Team Warwick dominated the Gents Longbow category with Craig Devonport taking 1st, Enrik Nako taking 2nd and Sam Armstrong coming 4th, despite it being only the second time Craig and Enrik have shot with a longbow!

Jess Watts also took home a silver medal in the Ladies Longbow, while Chris Woodgate and Tom Hall (shooting as alumni) achieved 2nd and 3rd, respectively, in the Gents Compound.

Chris Woodgate

Image credit: David Richardson

Head 2 Heads

After the ranking round came the Head 2 Heads, and Team Warwick secured plenty of medals.

Gents Compound James Edmondson took home a gold and there was a clean sweep for the top spots from Warwick for Gents Longbow with Enrik Nako taking 1st, Sam Armstrong coming 2nd and Craig Devonport coming 3rd.

Gents Longbow podium

Image credit: Kate Willett

Jess Watts took home a silver for the Ladies Longbow, as did Megan Purchase for the Ladies Barebow.

Megan Purchase

Image credit: David Richardson

Well done to our Novices, Will Morton and Hubert Naguszewski, who took part in their first ever set of Head 2 Head matches!

Results Breakdown

Ranking Round

Gents Compound

Archer Position Score Hits Golds
Chris Woodgate 2nd 571 60 31
Tom Hall 3rd 569 60 29
James Edmondson 4th 568 60 30
Timothy Jackson 8th 565 60 25

Gents Barebow

Archer Position Score Hits Golds
Will Morton 10th 327 57 2
Hubert Naguszewski 11th 214 47 3

Ladies Barebow

Archer Position Score Hits Golds
Francesca Beeching 4th 442 59 4
Megan Purchase 6th 427 58 4

Gents Longbow

Archer Position Score Hits Golds
Craig Devonport 1st 336 58 2
Enrik Nako 2nd 300 54 1
Sam Armstrong 4th 242 48 3

Ladies Longbow

Archer Position Score Hits Golds
Jessica Watts 2nd 305 54 2

Head 2 Heads

Gents Compound

Gents Barebow

Ladies Barebow

Gents Longbow

Ladies Longbow

Full Results can be found on Tamlyn Score


Further reading

W.O.N.T.

Warwick Open Novice Tournament 2018

Published 3rd December 2018

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On 1st December 2018, Warwick hosted our Open Novice Tournament.

Team talk

BUTTS 2018-19 Leg 1: Loughborough

Published 14th November 2018

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The first BUTTS league leg of the season was held at Loughborough University on 10th November 2018.