Archery GB Longbow and Barebow Rankings 2022

The 2022 Longbow and Barebow rankings have now been printed. A complete of 549 archers took half with winners throughout 4 classes.

Archery GB want to thank all of the archers who took half in addition to the volunteers and workers who made the rankings attainable.

Helen Brown, Sarah Hubbard, Trevor Carr and Vicki Waller all took over the operating of rankings this yr permitting them to proceed after former admins took a step again. Katy Cumming from Archery GB supported the work and Paul Gregory assisted with technical help for the web site and spreadsheets.

Who had been the highest longbow and barebow archers in 2022?

The gents’ longbow occasion was received by Cliff Gadd with a rating of 3023, girls’ longbow was received by Sheila Hudson with a rating of 2584.

The highest gents’ barebow archer was Lonja Selter with a rating of 4264. Sarah-Ruth Hubbard topped the women’ barebow with a rating of 4190.

The total record and all the important thing stats could be downloaded through the button under:

2022 Rankings

For these pondering of collaborating subsequent yr, we’ve supplied additional data under.

How do you participate within the longbow and barebow rankings?

The rankings are labored out utilizing scores achieved by archers over 5 rounds. They comprise of the next:

1 x York (Males) or Hereford (Girls)

York (Males): 144 arrows at 72 arrows @ 100yd, 48 arrows @ 80yd, 24 arrows @ 60yd distance. 122cm face

Hereford (Girls): 144 arrows in complete. 72 arrows @ 80yd, 48 arrows @ 60yd, 24 arrows @ 50yd. 122cm face

2 X WA720

Barebow – 72 arrows @50m. 122cm face.

Longbow – 72 arrows @70m. 122cm face.

2 x WA1440

WA1440: 144 arrows in complete. 36 arrows at every distance. 90m, 70m, 50m, 30m.

WA1440 Women: 144 arrows in complete. 36 arrows at every distance

Archers can shoot as many of those as they like all through the season and their finest rating will routinely be recorded. There isn’t a have to submit scores to the rating workforce, they’re collated by the workforce as Event Organisers ship their outcomes to Archery GB.

The place can I shoot my spherical?

Scores have to be shot at World or UK report standing competitions.

Why ought to I participate within the rankings?

The rankings permit archers to problem themselves, shoot the furthest distances, compete over the course of a season, and attempt to obtain or beat their very own rating objectives. Even when an archer doesn’t full each spherical required, they’re nonetheless included on the desk and are capable of evaluate their scores towards these of others and get an concept of how they’re doing, if that’s what they want to do.

What’s the time dedication and value in collaborating?

The time and value rely on which competitions the archers resolve to enter, archers can keep native or journey throughout the nation to shoot and obtain their rating scores!

What’s it like to participate?

Sarah Hubbard is a part of the group who helped put the rankings collectively, she additionally received the Women Barebow.

Sarah mentioned: “It feels nice to high the women barebow rankings this yr, particularly as I’ve labored arduous to enhance my efficiency this yr. I additionally got here first final yr additionally however I needed to enhance and construct on that this yr.

“I believe collaborating within the rankings is an effective way to maybe shoot out of your consolation zone and discover out the place you stand towards others in your class. It’s also an effective way of constructing new mates and travelling extra to the totally different shoots.

“The barebow household is rising and competitions are at all times an effective way to fulfill new mates. I can’t advocate competing sufficient, it’s only a incredible a part of the game I really like.”

2023 Longbow and Barebow Rankings

Particulars of subsequent yr’s rankings are but to be finalised so regulate our web site, social media channels and your inbox for when the following rankings are launched.