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Grand Western Archery Society are very pleased to announce that our past chairman Paul Atkins has been announced as the Team Leader for Archery England for the upcoming Commonwealth Archery Championships in Chandigarh India in January 2022. Undoubtedly Paul’s previous experience with Archery England at the Commonwealth Games in Delhi India in 2010 will stand […]

posted 7 April, 2021

Hi, After rather a lot of to’ing and fro’ing and waiting on COVID guidelines I will be sending out the entry forms for Dunster Week 2021 later today. 😊 In order to give everyone a fair chance of getting in I will only start accepting entries from 10:00 tomorrow, Sunday 28th March. Any  that arrive before entries […]

posted 27 March, 2021

At the GWAS AGM today, the GWAS rates applicable for newcomers joining from 1 July 2021 were changed. Also, the existing numbers boxes on the present Affiliation Form won’t work for entries from 1 April and beyond so have been amended. Please find links below to the required documents:- Club Affiliation Submission Form, available here […]

posted 21 March, 2021

Please find via the link below the initial information about the planning for Dunster 2021, I’ll keep you updated as detail becomes firmer. Link to information Thanks, Vikki

posted 13 March, 2021

Please be aware that we’ve applied some updates to the website and it has affected access to the GWAS Key Documents area of the website. We will work to resolve this issue but in the mean time if you require any GWAS documents and forms then please email communications@gwas.org.uk in the first instance and I […]

posted 12 March, 2021

Please be advised that GWAS will be holding their AGM virtually using GoToMeeting on Sunday 21 March at 17:00. The following link gives access to the AGM Calling Notice. The following link gives access to the Hon Secs Notes AGM 2021. The following link gives access to the 2021 GWAS Nomination Form. The officer nomination […]

posted 5 March, 2021

Dunster 2021 Update Two weeks ago, I received an email from the National Trust stating that they we not happy for Dunster Week 2021 to go ahead. I am sure you will all understand that this was totally unexpected as last year they were happy for us to hold the event even if the grounds […]

posted 28 February, 2021

The 2021 Grand Western Indoor/Outdoor Covid Challenge In line with Government and Archery GB Guidelines we were forced to cancel the 2021 Junior and Senior GWAS Indoor Championships. Instead we are hoping to run the event as a virtual competition which will be open to all current members of The Region with a total prize […]

posted 14 February, 2021

Usually around this time in February I would be sending out the entry forms for Dunster Week 2021, but I am sure you will understand that am holding off doing so until we hear from Boris on the 22nd. This will give us all a greater understanding of the roadmap out of lockdown and “Boris […]

posted 14 February, 2021

It is with regret that we announce the passing of Dorothea Baker from Devon & Cornwall on 14th January at the age of 96, known to many as “Poppy”. Many older members of the Society will remember Dorothea as a spirited lady who knew how to have fun but with a determination to ensure that […]

posted 1 February, 2021
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