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Thursday 25th July Team Challenge Event

Fresh from her success at the Hyundai World Cup in Berlin, Youth Continental Judge Shannon Russell Cowan will co-ordinate an opportunity for archers to experience the Team and Mixed Team formats. Teams will be mixed styles. Open to all affiliated archers junior and senior, all targets will be set at 50 meters on a 122 cm face. Shannon will explain the rules and lead a team of judges to keep everyone safe and having fun. Entry is free. Location: Lisnagarvey School, Lisburn. Assembly at 10am, sighters, then a 36 arrow ranking round. Teams will be selected by handicap. To confirm attendance email @ damien.lennon@archerygb.org

Job Vacancy: AGB Strength and Conditioning Coach

Archery GB invites applications for the role of Strength and Conditioning Coach for the Northern Ireland Performance Academy. Job location: Northern Ireland Salary: £100 per day of work (roughly 15 days throughout year) The role will involve providing support to our Olympic and Paralympic Pathway programme and working alongside the wider Performance Support Team to support individual athletes, coaches and parents. The candidate must have an unrivalled passion for developing athletes and performance systems. Successful candidates will have experience in providing strength and conditioning support to junior athletes across a number of sports and developing fellow coaches. Archery GB is fully committed to safeguarding children and other vulnerable people across our business. As such, the appointment to this post will be subjected to Disclosure and Barring Service prior to taking up the role. The main roles and responsibilities are; - To lead the provision of Strength and Conditioning support across multiple Junior and Paralympic programmes. - To be responsible for the development of new systems and procedures designed to professionalise and develop the support to our athletes. Essential Criteria: - Experience in the provision of strength and conditioning coaching with junior athletes - A BSc qualification in Sports Science and/or Strength and Conditioning - Professional Accreditation or working towards UKSCA Desirable Criteria - A post-graduate qualification in Sports Science and/or Strength and conditioning - Experience of working with Disabled athletes. For further information or to apply for this post please send your CV and cover letter by the 2nd August 2019 to Pathway Programme Manager; Andrew Partridge on email: Andrew.Partridge@archerygb.org

draft ANI Team Selection Policy

This policy has been created to make it transparent to everyone how the NI Team members for any of the Home Nations team competitions, indoor, outdoor, target and field are selected and how the selection scores are determined. This has been sent to all clubs for review. Please read and feed back to ANI Admin any comments, corrections or anything missing or not clear. Please do this by Friday 19th July so that your comments can be reviewed at the Board meeting the following Monday.

Advance notification – Club Secretaries and T.O.’s meeting

As last year, a Club Secretaries and T.O.’s meeting is planned, to provide information from the Board to the clubs, to hear any comments from the clubs and also to draft the 2020 Tournament Calendar. This meeting is tentatively scheduled for Thursday 15th August. Clubs should prepare your own proposed shoot dates in preparation to bring to the meeting. Further meeting details will be sent out nearer the time.
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Upcoming Events

Next shooting coming up Ballyvally Primrose and the InterClub hosted by EBAC and LCAC

Ralph Best Memorial and York/Hereford Shoot - NICS 1st June 2019 Check out the Tournaments page for the registration form

More Ianseo training is available, March 30th, Contact admin@archeryni.org.uk to book a place.

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