Articles tagged with: archery

13 Oct 2011

The annual Avon Scout County Shooting Competition was held at Chelwood on 25th September. Sixty-six Scouts from across North Somerset, Bath, Bristol, and South Gloucestershire took part on the day, including local Scouts from Bathampton and Combe Down. The event was organised by the Avon Scout Rifle Club and supervised by qualified instructors. The competitive activities included archery, field targets, precision shooting, three-position shooting and clay pigeon shooting. Ashley (13) from Bathampton Scouts who took part said: “I had a great time. I have enjoyed the competition both years.” For …

18 Jun 2011

After leaving the Four Seasons Jamboree in the pouring rain and mud, the Troop went on to the annual troop camp at Rempstone near Corfe Castle in Dorset.
This was a greenfield site surrounded by pine forests, a stream, only one house in the distance and more importantly blazing sunshine from the moment we arrived!
This was the camp we had been looking forward to and working towards for the past year. It was a traditional summer camp with the Scouts camping in their Patrols, building their campsites and cooking on  wood fires.
Our …