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New Archery Club 'Oasis Archers' Affiliates with Archery Guyana

Friday, Apr 26

New Archery Club 'Oasis Archers' Affiliates with Archery Guyana

Friday, Apr 26

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.

President Vidushi Persaud-McKinnon expressed her enthusiasm for the affiliation, stating, "We are delighted to welcome Oasis Archers into the Archery Guyana family. Their dedication to the sport and commitment to fostering a thriving archery community align perfectly with our mission and values."

Ms. Centhia Cross, President of Oasis Archers, shared her excitement about joining Archery Guyana, saying, "We are thrilled to become part of Archery Guyana and look forward to contributing to the growth of archery in our country. With access to resources and support from the national governing body, we are confident in our ability to provide opportunities for archers of all levels to thrive."

The affiliation process with Archery Guyana is straightforward and accessible to all clubs interested in joining the association. Clubs can initiate the affiliation process by contacting Archery Guyana directly and submitting the necessary documentation. Once approved, affiliated clubs gain access to a wealth of resources and support to enhance their operations and promote the sport of archery within their communities.

Affiliation with Archery Guyana offers clubs like Oasis Archers access to a wide range of benefits, including participation in sanctioned events, coaching and development programs, and other benefits through Archery Guyana's affiliation with World Archery, the international governing body for the sport.

President of Archery Guyana Mrs. Vidushi Persaud-McKinnon took the opportunity to give an overview as to the affiliation process which is straightforward and designed to streamline the integration of clubs into the federation. She indicated that Clubs interested in affiliating with Archery Guyana are invited to express their interest by contacting the federation directly. This can be done via email, phone, or through the website or the various social platforms. Upon expressing interest, clubs will be provided with the necessary documentation and forms required for affiliation. These documents include inter alia an application form, club constitution, a list of executive members democratically elected. Once the completed documentation is submitted, Mrs. Persaud-McKinnon indicated that "our federation will review the application to ensure compliance with our affiliation requirements. This process may involve a review of the club's structure, activities, and alignment with our federation's values and objectives." Upon successful review and approval, the club will receive official confirmation of its affiliation with Archery Guyana. This confirmation opens the door to a wealth of benefits and opportunities for the club and its members including:

  • Participation in national and international competitions and events.
  • Access to coaching and training resources.
  • Networking opportunities with other affiliated clubs and organisations.
  • Recognition and visibility as part of the national archery community.
  • Support and guidance from the federation's leadership team.

According to Vidushi Persaud-McKinnon, "Affiliation with Archery Guyana not only strengthens the bonds within our archery community but also empowers clubs to play an active role in shaping the future of the sport in Guyana. Together, we can work towards a shared vision of excellence, inclusivity, and growth in archery. I urge all clubs passionate about archery to take the first step towards affiliation with Archery Guyana. Together, let us unlock the full potential of our sport and create a brighter future for archery in our nation. Welcome to Oasis Archers Club"

In photo below: Oasis Archers' Committee, comprising Centhia Cross as President, Quincy Clarke as Vice President, Aaron Taylor as Treasurer, Lalita Lachman as Secretary, and members Michael Benn, Colin Higgins, Samuel Arjoon, Esau Ishmael, and Vishal Ragoobeer, stands ready to lead the club into this new chapter of affiliation with Archery Guyana.

For more information about Archery Guyana and the affiliation process, please email ArcheryGuyana@gmail.com

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