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
Archery Guyana proudly announces the participation of its 29 year old member Devin Persaud at the Hyundai World Archery Championships 2019 in the Netherlands. Devin has his roots in Rosehall Town, Berbice but is currently residing and training in Canada. He has been involved in the sport of Archery for the past 5 years during which time he became so passionate about the sport, that he started Canada’s first online Archery Shop. This is a platform from which he shares his passion whilst assisting with the continued growth of the sport as he continues to pursue his passion of representing [...]
Archery Guyana is expected to benefit from advanced training techniques and skills when its’ Outdoor Champion (2018) Robert Singh leaves for San Fernando, Trinidad to participate on the 18th to 21st May 2019 in a Development Coaching Seminar with the World renowned South Korean Archery Coach Kim, Hyung Tae Kim. Coach Kim started archery in 1967 when archery was first introduced to Korea. In 1971 he became the first Korean archery coach, he then studied and further developed archery techniques for archers. He established the fundamentals of Korean archery by passing on archery know-how to Korean coaches and athletes from [...]
Archery Guyana will be represented at the 2019 Caribbean Beginners and Developmental Championships in Santo Domingo
Archery Guyana is excited and pleased to announce its participation at the III Caribbean Beginners and Developmental Championships to be held in Santo Domingo on June 28-30, 2019. Representing Guyana will be Local 2018 Outdoor Archery Champion, Mr. Robert Singh. World Archery Americas and the Archery Federation of the Dominican Republic invited beginners and developmental archers of the Americas to compete at the III Caribbean Beginners and Developmental Championships. Participation is not restricted to archers from the Caribbean; competitors from the entire North, Central, South Americas and the Caribbean will be competing for the Honour of the best Beginner and [...]
The Guyana Olympic Association has granted affiliation to Archery Guyana. This is a historic moment. It is a very big achievement for Archers and members of Archery Guyana. On Thursday 4th April, 2019, President of Archery Guyana, Mr. Mohamed Khan and Secretary-General, Mrs. Vidushi Persaud-McKinnon attended the first Council Meeting where the Council was brought to date with their activities. They look forward to working together with the Guyana Olympic Association to further promote the sport of Archery! In photo below: Archery Guyana’s President of GOA, Mr. Juman Yassin flanked by Archery Guyana’s President Mr. Mohamed Khan and Secretary-General, Mrs. [...]