The Caribbean Development Championships also known as the “CDC” is a fairly new event to the Archery calendar. This Championship was designed to promote and grow archery within the developing Caribbean and Latin American regions with expertise from the already developed regions of archery. This year it was held in Santo Domingo, Dominica Republic from September 5-9, 2022 with athletes staying in the Santo Domingo’s Olympic Village. Archery Guyana was represented by its member, Ms. Samira Duncan. Ms. Duncan participated in the Senior Women Recurve Beginner event winning a Bronze in this event. She also was able to team up [...]
Archery Guyana sets up base in Region 9. In a recently concluded successful event, Archery Guyana met with the Toshao and Village Councillors of St. Ignatius village to continue to develop archery training for residents of St. Ignatius and Lethem. Key representative and trainer for Archery Guyana, Mr. Robert Singh met with Toshao Mr. Wilson Laurentino, Deputy Toshao Mr. Allan Ambrose, Councillors: Ms. Sherry Fredrick, Mr. Roldon Welcome, Mr Jonathan Joseph and Mr. Moris Campion to discuss the new initiative. Archery Guyana provided the village with targets, stands and equipment for training sessions Coach Robert Singh assisted by Coach [...]
President of Archery Guyana, Mohamed Gamal Khan becomes Guyana’s first certified Continental Archery Judge.
Archery Guyana congratulates its’ President Mohamed Gamal Khan on successfully completing the World Archery America’s recently concluded Continental Judge’s Training Seminar where he was one of three to graduate and be certified as a Continental Judge. Mr. Khan’s achievement is especially impressive since he has achieved this elevation a mere two years after being trained as a National Judge. This training seminar offered a unique opportunity to the 5 (five) persons ,who attended the Training Seminar from across the Western Hemisphere, to secure this highly desirable certification. The program was intensive and comprehensive resulting in Mr. Khan being one three [...]
NSC/Archery Guyana’s Independence Indoor Open Shoot 2022 Persaud takes gold in Men’s Recurve & Barebow Duncan and Boodhoo take gold in separate divisions for the Women Youths also walk away with gold medals
Archery Guyana’s Inaugural Open Competition sponsored by the National Sports Commission came to its climax last Saturday night at the Muslim Youth Organisation (MYO) in the final night of the Barebow Division. The week-long competition commenced on Monday 23, 2022 with the ranking rounds for the Barebow Division where all participants from Archery Guyana and ‘The Archery Club’ shot to achieve their best scores. Competing were Youth Men category: Antuwan Lamazon; Youth Women category: Amara Nandan; Barebow Women category: Lisa Khan, Roshini Boodhoo and Tifanny Ramdayal; and in the Barebow Men were Sean Duncan, Jeewanram Persaud, Saeed Karim, Fabian Ramdatt [...]
Youngsters from St. Ignatius Village, Rupununi, Region 9, were recently treated to a special archery training exercise under the supervision of Archery Guyana's Senior Coach, Robert Singh. Mr Singh, who resides in Georgetown, whilst on a visit to Region 9, collaborated with one of Archery Guyana's assistant coaches, Shunette Thompson to arrange an Archery Clinic in an effort to introduce the shooting techniques of a recurve bow to the residents of Region 9. He utilised rubber stretch bands to initiate the training, after which the actual recurve equipment were used for practice. He explained to the youths the various archery [...]