The AGM of the Archery Foundation took place by video conference on 7th May 2020. if details of the AGM are required please contact the secretary with your request.
The Foundation is pleased to announce that it has been able to assist Endeavour Archers in the provision of much needed Heaters and Bosses. Endeavour Archers, who’s members are (in their words) ‘a mixed bag of former service personnel suffering from one disability or other who find archery a great escape from our daily mundane routines and it is … Read More
The Foundation would like to thank the Family and Friends of Mr Adam Abbot on the kind donations received in Adams memory.
We are delighted to announce that the Foundation now has three new Trustees whose broad range of skills and knowledge, gained from both inside and outside the sport of Archery, will greatly enhance the work of the Foundation, they are: Graham Potts, Tim Jackson and Tony Nilsen
When Tony Nilsen, a Support Planner at the Cardiff East Learning Disability Team had an idea to bring the Experience of Archery to a number of Citizens with various Learning Disabilities his major problem was how to fund the various elements of the event namely where, how and who. This is where the Foundation (following an approved Funding Application from … Read More
The Charity held two raffles at the 2017 Archery GB National Indoor Championships, the first was for a single stunning prize of guaranteed entry into all six stages of the 2018 Archery GB National Series kindly donated by Archery GB, which was won by Jill Brown of Leicester AOF Archery Club. The second was a raffle for many various prizes, including … Read More
In the March 2015 budget the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced that £1m would be allocated for commemoration of the 600th anniversary of the battle of Agincourt which would then be distributed by the ‘Agincourt 600’ Charity in accordance with stated objects of the Charity. One of the major objects was ‘The advancement of the amateur sport of archery and … Read More
In February 2017 Deer Park Archers held their 4th Annual PARA Archery WA18m at the Leisure Centre on Tommy Taylors Lane Cheltenham and they kindly decided to donate the proceeds of the Tournaments Raffle to our Charity. This well attended annual event is an Open event with priority is given to Inclusion Archers and it also incorporated within it the British Wheelchair Archery … Read More
At the 2016 National Indoor Championships, thanks to the generosity of Archery GB, the Foundation were able to hold a special Prize which was for automatic entry into all six legs of the 2017 Archery GB National Series. Many of the £5 tickets were sold which meant that a considerable amount of money was raised to support the work of … Read More
The Foundations Raffle at the National Indoors was given a massive boost by Graham Potts, who was Chairman of the Archery Judges at the Rio Olympics, when he gave us a Baseball Cap signed by no less than NINE Olympic and World Cup Series Winners. It was decided that this totally unique item was too good to be in the normal … Read More