Archery Guyana’s DEVIN PERSAUD creates history as the first Guyanese to secure a Minimum Qualification Score for Recurve Men with a 640 score.
At the recently concluded Caledon Tournament, (August 2019) Archery Guyana was represented by Devin Persaud in Ontario, Canada who performed amazingly to cause Guyana to now be on an official List released by World Archery as one of the countries eligible to apply for the invitational place at the Olympics. The Minimum Qualification Score for recurve men is 640. The minimum score is 640 to be eligible and he was eligible to shoot this score up to June 2020. However, he did so before this time in Ontario, Canada by shooting the score (640) at this World Archery sanctioned event. Our [...]
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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 [...]