13 June 2018 Read: 41
Last weekend the Merensky Archery Club hosted the Limpopo Field Championships on home ground. Seventy two archers from all over the country enjoyed some warm Lowveld weather and excellent conditions. No less than 15 archers from the Merensky Club participated.
Rikus and Natie Faurie, Ryan Jackson, Ariane Marais and Armand Wiers shot their personal best over the weekend.
Provincial qualifiers were shot by Sean Hunt and Lin-Mari Theron, while Benéche Jackson managed to obtain 2 qualifiers, thus receiving her provincial colours for 2018/2019.
National qualifiers were shot by Lin-Mari Theron and Canell Jackson (x2), with Canell receiving her national colours for 2018/2019.
First places during the championship were awar-ded to Lin-Mari Theron (YAFBU) and Rohan Wewege (YAMBU). Sean Hunt (YAMFU) and Canell Jackson (JFBU) obtained 2nd places. Benéche Jackson (AFFU) took a 3rd place. Armand Wiers (JMBU), Ashley Hunt (JFFU), Ryan Jackson (YAMFU), Natie Faurie (AMBU) and Ariane Marais (JFBU) managed 4th positions. Other placements were: Dawie Theron (AMBU) and Rikus Faurie (JMBU) 5th, Janco Theron (AMBU) 6th, Morney Kleinhans (JMBU) 7th and Martin Mostert (JMFU) 9th.