Author Archives: Elaine Jobson

Archery GB Recognition Awards – nominations closing soon!

The nominations process is open, if you/ your club would like to make a nomination for an individual or club, county or region, the link is as follows and please note the nominations deadline is the 31st August:  Archery GB Recognition Awards | Archery GB

Here are the categories available for information (further details of the criteria per category are within the above link): 

Volunteer of the Year – Hartwell Trophy

Young Volunteer of the Year

Disability Archery Award – The Gussy Trophy

Coach of the Year

Performance Coach of the Year

Judge of the year

ontarget Community Club of the Year

ontarget Young People Club of the Year

ontarget Performance Club of the Year

ontarget Club of the Year

The Toxophilus TrophyParticipation Project of the Year 

Ask Mr Clout

Have you ever thought to yourself “if only there was someone out there with 30 years of experience in clout whose brains I can pick on all things clout” 🤔

Look no further! Head to Ian Downham’s already legendary Clout Shoots site and


Mr Clout is of course Peter Gregory of Goldcrest Archers, he is ready and waiting to answer clout queries – so if you’re wondering how to get started or have a burning question, ask away!

Flight Workshop

Good morning all,

I am pleased to advise that Chris Battersby will be hosting a flight workshop for anyone that would like to give flight a try on the 2 nd July from 10am to 2pm at Hunter Hall School, Frenchfield, Penrith.

Please can you share this opportunity with your club members. If you have anyone who would like to attend or has any questions, please ask them to contact Chris via: or 01768866670

Hope to see a number of you at the workshop opportuity.

Many thanks



Flight 2023

The entry forms for three flight shoots are all available on the NCAS Flight page

Cumbria Flight Championships – 6 August 2023

NCAS Flight Championships – 27 August 2023

National Flight Championships – 3 September 2023