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  • Commemorating National Archery Day in Guyana: Celebrating Tradition, Skill, and Unity
    Commemorating National Archery Day in Guyana: Celebrating Tradition, Skill, and Unity

    As we Guyanese embrace One Guyana, the entire nation proudly embraces its rich cultural heritage and traditions. May 11th marks a significant day on the calendar - National Archery Day. This day serves as a tribute to the ancient art of archery, showcasing its profound historical significance and its continued relevance in contemporary society.

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  • Archery Guyana and Miss Guyana Unite Sport and Fashion at Sashing Ceremony
    Archery Guyana and Miss Guyana Unite Sport and Fashion at Sashing Ceremony

    Archery Guyana proudly joined forces with Miss Guyana Culture Queen in a groundbreaking collaboration that fused the worlds of sport and fashion at the sashing ceremony of the ten contestants on Sunday 29th April, 2024. The event witnessed a convergence of elegance and athleticism as the partnership was forged celebrating the synergy between archery and haute couture.

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  • Archery Guyana Launches Caribbean Development Archery League for Aspiring Archers
    Archery Guyana Launches Caribbean Development Archery League for Aspiring Archers

    Endorsed by World Archery Americas, this initiative was the brainchild of the Archery Association of St Vincent and the Grenadines' President and World Archery Americas Ethics Committee Member, Sanjay Jiandani, and is being run off in several Caribbean countries, which marks a significant step forward for the development of archery in the Caribbean.

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  • New Archery Club 'Oasis Archers' Affiliates with Archery Guyana
    New Archery Club 'Oasis Archers' Affiliates with Archery Guyana

    Archery Guyana proudly announces the affiliation of 'Oasis Archers', a dynamic addition to the archery community in Guyana. Vidushi Persaud-McKinnon, President of Archery Guyana warmly welcomed President Centhia Cross and the Executive Committee of Oasis Archers into its fold, congratulating them on marking a significant milestone in the sport's growth and development within the nation.

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  • Archery Guyana represented at World Archery Americas General Assembly in Medellin
    Archery Guyana represented at World Archery Americas General Assembly in Medellin

    Representing Archery Guyana was Secretary General Nicholas Hing, who was also working as a Continental Judge at the Pan American Championships.

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  • Permaul and DeAbreu represented Guyana in back-to-back Archery competitions in Medellin
    Permaul and DeAbreu represented Guyana in back-to-back Archery competitions in Medellin

    The first was the Paris 2024 Olympic Qualifier from April 6-9, 2024, where Devin Permaul shot his ranking score of 607, and Wayne DeAbreu shot his ranking score of 485. Below the minimum score of 640.

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  • Essequibo Archers Club Hits the Bullseye with Archery Guyana Affiliation
    Essequibo Archers Club Hits the Bullseye with Archery Guyana Affiliation

    The Essequibo Archers Club indicated that they are very proud with its newest triumph: an official affiliation with Archery Guyana. This exciting affiliation marks a significant milestone in the club's journey and promises to elevate the sport of archery in the region to new heights.

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  • Archery Guyana's Continental Judge Selected to Officiate at 2024 Pan American Archery Championships
    Archery Guyana's Continental Judge Selected to Officiate at 2024 Pan American Archery Championships

    Archery Guyana proudly announces that one of its three Continental Judges, Mr Nicholas Hing, has been chosen to officiate at the prestigious 2024 Pan American Archery Championships in Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia, scheduled from April 9 to 14, 2024.

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  • 'De Chief Archery Club' Attains Affiliation with Archery Guyana
    'De Chief Archery Club' Attains Affiliation with Archery Guyana

    The club, which has been informally flourishing with its members actively participating in the annual Heritage Games, marks a significant milestone with its formal affiliation to Archery Guyana.

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  • 'Santa Rosa Sharp Shooters' join Archery Guyana Under Expert Guidance of Certified National Coach Carlos Henry
    'Santa Rosa Sharp Shooters' join Archery Guyana Under Expert Guidance of Certified National Coach Carlos Henry

    Santa Rosa is a community in the Barima-Waini region of northern Guyana and the village is part of the North West Amerindian District. Santa Rosa's burgeoning archery community welcomes a new addition to its ranks with the establishment of the 'Santa Rosa Sharp Shooters' Archery club.

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  • Archery Guyana and National Sports Commission create history and celebrate success of Archery Introduction in Essequibo
    Archery Guyana and National Sports Commission create history and celebrate success of Archery Introduction in Essequibo

    The event, held in Mainstay, Essequibo, saw enthusiastic participation from various sectors, including physical education instructors, teachers, students and community leaders.

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  • Archery Guyana certifies 22 New Archery Instructors in Essequibo
    Archery Guyana certifies 22 New Archery Instructors in Essequibo

    This milestone represents a significant achievement in expanding the pool of qualified, sanctioned instructors to promote and teach the sport of archery across the region.

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  • Archery Guyana introduces sport in Region 2
    Archery Guyana introduces sport in Region 2

    With a commitment to fostering skill development, promoting the sport of Archery throughout Guyana and community engagement, this initiative signifies a significant step forward in the promotion and expansion of archery throughout the region.

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  • Service Guyana, a leading provider of HVAC and Energy Efficiency Solutions, has teamed up with Archery Guyana to bring the exhilarating sport of archery to Essequibo
    Service Guyana, a leading provider of HVAC and Energy Efficiency Solutions, has teamed up with Archery Guyana to bring the exhilarating sport of archery to Essequibo

    This collaboration aims to introduce the timeless art of archery to the residents of Essequibo, providing them with a unique opportunity to engage in a sport that combines precision, focus, and athleticism.

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  • Archery Federation launches First Edition of its Level 1 Coaching Manual
    Archery Federation launches First Edition of its Level 1 Coaching Manual

    Developed by Archery Guyana, the sole recognised governing body of the sport of archery, duly sanctioned by World Archery, the Guyana Olympic Association and our National Sports Commission of the Ministry of Culture Youth and Sport, Archery Guyana in its mandated authority for archery education and training continues to work with all partners and affiliated within its framework to bring to Guyanese such resources without the need for oppressive costs attached to learning in the sport.

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  • Archery Guyana affiliates new school club: ISA Archers
    Archery Guyana affiliates new school club: ISA Archers

    On March 5, 2024, Archery Guyana, the governing body of Archery in Guyana and the sole entity affiliated to World Archery, the international governing body for the Olympic sport of archery, granted affiliate status to “ISA Archers”.

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  • Archery Guyana represented at 20th Lancaster Archery Classic
    Archery Guyana represented at 20th Lancaster Archery Classic

    Two of Archery Guyana’s members, Jeewanram Persaud and Mehandra Chatargum are in the USA competing in the 20th edition of the Lancaster Archery Classic 2024 hosted at the Spooky Nook Sports Complex in Manheim, Pennsylvania.

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  • Olympic Solidarity Level 1 Archery Coaching Course deemed an overwhelming success
    Olympic Solidarity Level 1 Archery Coaching Course deemed an overwhelming success

    After an intense 5-day Olympic Solidarity Coaching Course hosted under the auspices of Olympic Solidarity, the Guyana Olympic Association (GOA) and Archery Guyana, the curtains were drawn.

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  • Olympic Solidarity Archery Coaching Course to be hosted in Guyana
    Olympic Solidarity Archery Coaching Course to be hosted in Guyana

    Archery Guyana will stage an Olympic Solidarity Coaching Course beginning January 17, 2024, and will run until Sunday, January 21, 2024. This five-day Olympic Solidarity Coaching Course will be held under the auspices of Olympic Solidarity, and in this regard, the Board of Directors commended the Executive Committee of the Guyana Olympic Association for the guidance and making this possible for Archery and for Guyana.

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  • Archery Guyana’s Continental Judges Selected for International Competitions in 2024
    Archery Guyana’s Continental Judges Selected for International Competitions in 2024

    Following on the heels of the recently concluded Continental Judges Seminar and Examination and Caribbean Development Championships in Tobago last September, Archery Guyana’s Mr Mohamed Gamal Khan, Mr Robert Singh and Mr Nicholas Hing have been selected for World Archery Americas International Competitions for 2024.

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  • Guyana's Archers arrive in Santiago, Chile, for the 2023 Pan American Games
    Guyana's Archers arrive in Santiago, Chile, for the 2023 Pan American Games

    From left: Chef-de-mission for Guyana, Mr. Deion Nurse, President of Archery Guyana Mrs. Vidushi Persaud-McKinnon, Coach/Official Mr. Wayne DeAbreu and Athlete Mr. Devin Persaud-Permaul.

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  • World Archery America's Gender Equity Committee wishes all participants in the upcoming Pan American Games 2023 all the best
    World Archery America's Gender Equity Committee wishes all participants in the upcoming Pan American Games 2023 all the best

    Today marks an important day ... The official opening of the Pan American Games.

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  • Guyana gains 2 additional Archery Continental Judges
    Guyana gains 2 additional Archery Continental Judges

    Nicholas Hing and Robert Singh have been officially welcomed into the Continental Judges fraternity by World Archery Americas after having successfully completed the World Archery Americas Continental Judges Seminar hosted in Tobago in early October 2023.

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  • Guyana brings home 9 medals from the Caribbean Development Championships 2023
    Guyana brings home 9 medals from the Caribbean Development Championships 2023

    It was a fun-filled and energetic closing of the 5th Caribbean Development Competition which was hosted by the Trinidad and Tobago Archery Federation under the auspices of World Archery Americas in September 2023.

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  • Archery Guyana sends Team to participate in the Caribbean Development Championships
    Archery Guyana sends Team to participate in the Caribbean Development Championships

    President of Archery Guyana, Mrs. Vidushi Persaud-McKinnon at their recent Press Briefing and Team send-off indicated that it gave her great pleasure to congratulate the participants on their decision to take your Archery shooting a step further.

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  • Sterling Products Limited is a proud sponsor of ARCHERY GUYANA’s National Outdoor Championship 2023
    Sterling Products Limited is a proud sponsor of ARCHERY GUYANA’s National Outdoor Championship 2023

    President of Archery Guyana, Mrs. Vidushi Persaud-McKinnon at their recent Press Briefing and Team send-off indicated that it gave her great pleasure to congratulate the participants on their decision to take your Archery shooting a step further.

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  • National Sterling Products’ Outdoor Archery Championships a success
    National Sterling Products’ Outdoor Archery Championships a success

    Archery Guyana’s National Outdoor Championships 2023, sponsored by Sterling Products Limited and Oasis Water, were recently held on Saturday, August 19 and Sunday, August 20 at the Queen's College Playfield, Thomas Lands, Georgetown.

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  • Archery Guyana’s INAUGURAL Youth Championship a Success
    Archery Guyana’s INAUGURAL Youth Championship a Success

    Archery Guyana recently held its Inaugural Youth championship at the National Gymnasium which was deemed a success. The youths exceeded all expectations and won the hearts of the audience.

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  • Archery Guyana represented at the Barbados Senior Games 2023
    Archery Guyana represented at the Barbados Senior Games 2023

    The 2023 Barbados National Senior Games Archery competition was held over the weekend at the World Archery Barbados (WAB) Archery Facility, Garfield Sobers Sports Complex, Wildey, St. Michael Barbados on Saturday 24th June, and Sunday 25th June 2023.

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  • Archery introduced to SVN School
    Archery introduced to SVN School

    The students and teachers of the Saraswati Vidya Niketan were on Monday, May 8, 2023 treated to an exciting introduction to the sport of archery, by Archery Guyana.

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  • Archery Guyana represented at the IX Copa Merengue in Santo Domingo
    Archery Guyana represented at the IX Copa Merengue in Santo Domingo

    The Board of Directors of Archery Guyana recently announced very exciting news for the Organization, which will see two of their members, namely Wayne DeAbreu and Devin Persaud Permaul who will be participating in the IX Copa Merengue, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic on April 11-15, 2023.

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  • Qayyim Academy registers second archery school club under Archery Guyana
    Qayyim Academy registers second archery school club under Archery Guyana

    On Saturday, February 4, Archery Guyana Head Coach Nicholas Hing, presented to Qayyim Academy’s Principal Bibi Romena Constantine-Mohamed, their official certificate of registration and affiliation together with a bow and arrow set, at a simple ceremony in the school’s compound.

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  • Qayyim Academy introduced to archery
    Qayyim Academy introduced to archery

    On Saturday November 5, the sport of archery was introduced to Qayyim Academy which is located in Uitvlugt, West Coast Demerara, by Archery Guyana.

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  • Archery Guyana affiliates new club: ProArchers Guyana
    Archery Guyana affiliates new club: ProArchers Guyana

    Vidushi Persuad Secretary General and Nicholas Hing Director and Head Coach of Archery Guyana presented the official certificate of registration and affiliation of the Archery Club Pro Archers Guyana to Coaches Anand Mangra and Narda Mohamed-Mangra the founders of ProArchers Guyana.

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