Archers win four medals – The Namibian
NAMIBIAN archers received 4 medals on the South African Nationwide Archery Championships which came about in Johannesburg final weekend.
Lutz Wahlers of the Swakopmund Archery Membership received the gold medal within the recurve barebow males’s division, competing towards 9 different archers.
Jannie Meeuwesen from Luderitz and Hofmeyer van Blerk competed towards 14 different archers within the compound males’s division the place Meeuwesen received the silver medal.
Meeuwesen teamed up with Jacqueline Coetzee to compete within the worldwide combined compound crew occasion towards South Africa and the USA, the place they completed third to take the bronze medal.
Quinn Reddig from Swakopmund competed towards 5 different archers within the recurve ladies’s division the place she received a silver medal.
Reddig additionally improved her earlier Namibian document for the 360 spherical from 296 to 300 and ranked first after the total 720 rating spherical.
A complete of 117 archers registered for the occasion on 10 March, adopted by official practise rounds. On 11 March the archers shot 72 arrows within the rating spherical, which was adopted by eliminations to find out who would qualify for the medal matches on 12 March.