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Entries Tagged as 'Archery Stuff'

Go on, one more drink won’t kill you will it?

December 17th, 2009 · No Comments

Nah of course it won’t. Oh wait one minute, yes it will. Watch this video and then tell me it’s OK to drive under the influence of anything: http://www.autoblog.com/2009/12/11/video-australian-transport-accident-commission-celebrates-20-ye/#continued

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Tags: Archery Stuff · General

Very chuffed…

November 23rd, 2009 · No Comments

Well last week I shot my first full Portsmouth round using my new(ish) compound bow. For the non-archers, the Portsmouth round is 60 arrows at a range of 20 yards onto a 60cm face. The thing is that compound archers, to score a 10, have a smaller inner gold to go for which is about […]

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First and most likey last “Robin Hood”

October 30th, 2009 · No Comments

Well on Wednesday after returning to the sport after a break of 18 years, I shot my very first and most likely last robin hood at 20 yards using a club bow and arrows! 🙂 It was definitely more luck than judgement and after being informed I could keep the arrows as long as I […]

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Oi! UPS! Where’s me flipping stuff!!

October 28th, 2009 · No Comments

OK getting impatient now, UPS are supposed to be making a delivery to me today. Their site tracker says it’s currently on a van somewhere in Edinburgh. What it won’t tell me that “Bob the driver” is currently on an extended lunch break, smoking copious amounts of nicotine and supping tea. So Bob if you […]

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Tags: Archery Stuff · Rants

Oooh lookey, a new category!

October 26th, 2009 · No Comments

Yep I have taken up a sport. This one doesn’t involve me running around, going underwater or wasting excessive amounts of energy though. I’ve joined Lasswade Archery club up here in Edinburgh to occupy my mind two nights a week and to shoot long pointy sticks at inanimate objects. I last did archery when I […]

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Tags: Archery Stuff