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The Leicestershire and Rutland County Archery Association (L&RCAA) was formed in May 1950 and is run by volunteers from different archery clubs within the county. The County committee meets once a month (except December) at the Kirby Muxloe Sports Club.

If you are a club within Leicestershire and Rutland, you are entitled to appoint a representative to come along to the meetings and report back to your club.

We extend a very warm welcome to any archer within the county and we are anxious to dispel any fears you may have about coming to the meetings. It is a good opportunity to meet socially with your fellow archers and to hear how county business is conducted.

News

County Indoor Champs

For those interested in entering the Indoor County Champs on Sunday 5th February, please be aware that the Single (session B) is now full and a waiting list will be started. The Double (sessions A and C) has 10 places remaining (as of 18/01/17).


The Burroughs Hill Bowmen (BHB) - 2017 Archery Beginner Course.

It's a five week course commencing Monday 6th Feb 2017 from 18.30 hrs - 20.00 hrs and consecutive Mondays thereafter until the 6th March, spaces are limited. The course will be held in the main Sports Hall of Babington Sports College, 150 Strasbourg Drive, Leicester. LE4 0SZ.

The aim of the course is to have fun and promote archery in the local community in a safe and competent manner. Applications are open to anyone with a minimum age of 8 years but there's no upper age limit. BHB club policy requires that children must be accompanied throughout by a parent or guardian at all times.

Cost; £50 for Adults (18+) Juniors £30, no concessions. All equipment will be provided. Upon successful completion of the course, a certificate of Safety and Competence will be awarded along with the opportunity to join The Burroughs Hill Bowmen.

To register for a place(s) or for more information, please send an email to Mr. Nigel Gensmantel at nigelgensmantel@btinternet.com


Bowmen of Rutland Combined WA

For those interested in entering the Combined WA hosted by Bowmen of Rutland, please note that Session C is now full. Entry form and details are on the Calendar page.


L&RCAA Retain Thorsby Trophy

See Match Report page for details.


Countesthorpe Triple

This year the Countesthorpe Triple will be re-instated. To qualify for awards you will need to shoot three rounds across the indoor season. These are the Foxes UKRS Portsmouth (13th November 2016), the Foxes UKRS Worcester (11th December 2016) and the LAOFAC Fita18 (22nd January 2017). Awards will be given at the LOAFAC Fita and will be based upon the cumulative score for the three shoots. Entries to the triple, with a fee of £3, will be taken at the first shoot on the 13th November. No retrospective entries will be permitted. For any queries please contact Ruth Welsh at R.H.Welsh@lboro.ac.uk