And our new British target champions are…

August 14th 2017
Jane Percival

More than 250 archers gathered for the 2017 British Target Championships this weekend – and it resulted in some phenomenal shooting.

Records fell and awards were claimed in perfect warm, sunny conditions at Lilleshall. And of course, we have new British champions. They are:

  • Recurve: Pip Taylor and Michael Judd
  • Compound: Andrea Gales (pictured) and Adam Shaw
  • Longbow: Sheila Hudson and Alex Newnes
  • Barebow: Sarah Hubbard and John Jones

Other combined event trophies went to:


  • Mansell Edwards Trophy: Alyssia Tromans-Ansell
  • Clarice Arthur Trophy: Lizzie Warner
  • Roy and Mary Matthews Trophy: Sean Evans
  • Bill Dixon Trophy: David Timmins


  • Oxby Cup: Andrea Gales
  • Wales Archery Shield: Sarah Moon
  • Oxby Cup: Daniel Tompkins
  • Wales Archery Shield: Kai Thomas-Prause

In the team competitions, the mixed recurve GNAS Trophy went to Llantarnam Archery Club while Southern Counties won the regional title. Bowmen of Walker took compound honours and the Hoyt Challenge Cup while the regional cup also went to SCAS.

The 2017 Home Nations titles were also decided. Our recurve champions are Wales and the compound title went to England.

You can find all the results here.

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