Last weekend saw the conclusion of our SSS year, after five league matches, the SSS Indoor Championships at the beginning of April and most recently the SSS Outdoor Championships and Head-to-Heads on our very own playing fields. A total of 26 EUAC members competed in the matches bringing together archers from novice squad, development squad, and the performance programme. Recurve, compound, barebow, and longbow archers, novice and experienced, travelled the country to continue the tradition of bringing home the league title. All our teams (experienced non-compound, novice non-compound, and compound) finished top of their league with our novice and compound teams remaining undefeated throughout all matches- well done! The...
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Another successful BUCS for EAUC, with many medals! This year, BUCS Indoors National Finals took place in Bristol, where, for the first time ever, head-to-heads were the main event. Our senior archers continued to impress, where all seeded in the top 32, therefore qualifying for the H2Hs.
Many of our archers were hard at work even before the semester began! Early in July, some EUAC members helped out Team Scotland at our most successful Euronations so far. In August, EUAC had a great run in the Scottish Archery championships and British Target championships (where Hope Greenwood won for the second year running).
Did you know that whenever you buy anything online – from your weekly shop to your annual holiday – you could be raising a free donation for Edinburgh University Archery Club? There are nearly 3,000 retailers on board ready to make a donation, including Amazon, John Lewis, Aviva, thetrainline and Sainsbury’s – it doesn’t cost you a penny extra! It’s really simple, all you have to do is: 1. Join. Head to https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/euac/ and sign up for free. 2. Shop. Every time you shop online, go to easyfundraising first, pick the retailer you want and start shopping. 3. Raise. After you’ve checked out, that retailer will make a donation...
The Welcome Week is fast approaching, and we have some dates and events for you to mark in your calendar!
SSS Outdoors started off on a sunny, but chilly morning. A mid-day lunch was a welcomed chance for everyone to warm up, and then it was back to the increasingly cloudy and persistently cold weather. Shivers and frozen fingers didn’t stop EUAC from getting impressive results, though – golds for all the categories entered! Head-to-Heads followed the next day, where the team continued their impressive streak, claiming all of the top four recurve spots.