Hydration was the talk of the morning of Tuesday 30th July, 2019 at the Press Conference at the National Gymnasium, Mandela Avenue. Secretary-General of Archery Guyana, Mrs. Vidushi Persaud-McKinnon noted that for Archery and any Sport overall, hydration is very important In this regard, she expressed pleasure at the fact that Archery Guyana will be entering into a partnership with Guyana Beverages Inc of Plot 4A Area AA1 Plantation Great Diamond East Bank Demerara whereby Guyana Beverages Inc. will be sponsoring water products for Archery Guyana. Brand Manager of Guyana Beverages Inc., Mr. Raymond Govinda indicated that Archery is one [...]
Director of Sport Mr. Christopher Jones bestows gold medal of acknowledgment on Archer Mr. Robert Singh for outstanding achievement in Archery
At a Mid-morning of Tuesday 9th July, 2019, Special Presentation Ceremony organized by the National Sports Commission in honour of Archery Guyana’s performance at the recently concluded 3rd Annual Caribbean Beginners and Developmental Championships held in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic on June 28-30, 2019 Guyana’s sole representative Archer – Mr. Robert Singh who secured medals in all of the events was honored with a presentation of the Gold Medal of Acknowledgement for outstanding achievement at an International Sporting Event by the Director of Sports Mr. Christopher Jones. At the morning’s presentation, Mr. Singh displayed his Medals with pride to the [...]
Archery Guyana continued its development programme when it took part in a Guyana Olympic Association’s sponsored training seminar focusing on the Plus 1% software database. This software enables sporting entities to enter their athletes into a central database for participation in all World Games. Head Coach Mr. Nicholas Hing together with archery coach, Mr. Umasankar Madray successfully participated in the 2-day training workshop held on June 29-30, 2019 conducted by Ms. Gail Craig-Archer, Senior Office administrator, BOA Inc at Olympic House, Liliendaal, ECD and at the Georgetown Club. The Board of Directors of Archery Guyana acknowledges this useful collaboration with [...]
Archery Guyana debuted appearance at the 3rd Annual Caribbean Beginners and Developmental Championships held in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic was historic in many ways. It the first time the Golden Arrowhead was hoisted by a Guyanese in an Archery Competition in that country and also realized Guyana’s first archery medals at an international competition. The championships held over the last weekend, on June 28-30, 2019 were contested by participants from eight countries: Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Colombia, British Virgin Islands, St Kitts & Nevis, Barbados, Trinidad & Tobago and Guyana. These Championships were organised as a stepping stone to prepare [...]
Archery Guyana last Sunday, June 23, joined the Guyana Olympic Association (GOA) and millions around the world in commemorating Olympic Day with the GOA at the annual Olympic Day 10k and 5k Walk/Jog/Run/Roll celebration of olympism. This is an annual event of the Guyana Olympic Association and the Athletics Association of Guyana, in which other sporting disciplines are invited. Whilst this was Archery Guyana’s first outing since its recent affiliate status, it conducted a mini demonstration and public interaction of the sport of Archery from 9:00-10:00am. Speaking to those present, Archery Head Coach Nicholas Hing explained the rules governing Olympic [...]
ARCHERY GUYANA will be represented at the Hyundai World Archery Championships 2019 in the Netherlands.
Archery Guyana proudly announces that two of its members, Messrs. Wayne DeAbreu and Devin Persaud will be representing Guyana at the Hyundai World Archery Championships 2019 from June 9-16 in the Netherlands. This tournament in the Netherlands offers an alternate pathway for Guyana to qualify for the Olympics in Archery. Archer Mr. Devin Persaud has confirmed both his and Waynes commitment to a rigorous training schedule to ensure tournament fitness and readiness. The Board of Directors of Archery Guyana wishes our two country-men all the best in the Netherlands. In picture below: Devin Persaud on right, Wayne DeAbreu on left