Rugby Sport for the Disabled
The Mayor of Rugby Cllr Sally Bragg presented awards from the World Crossbow Shooting Association (WCSA) to three of the five RSDA winners, in the Council Chamber.
In the 18m Postal World Championship (disabled section), everyone had 60 shots at a 3 spot 40cm target then 60 shots at a 25cm target. These were combined to make a double round too.
Members won World Championship medals in the combined round:
Sport Bows – Men – out of 1200:
Kevin Rumble gold with 1179 plus Team Gold
Mick Watters silver with 1164 plus Team Silver
Graeme Mooney bronze with 1149 plus Team Gold
Sport Bows – Ladies – out of 1200:
Iris Bingham gold with 1188 plus Team Gold
Hazel Duckett silver with 1173 plus Team Silver
Target Bow: Iris Bingham gold with 1198
Members also achieved the following WCSA records:
World Championship 6 World 5 European 5
World Championship 3 World 3 European 3
World Championship 9 World 6 European 6
WCSA World Ranking certificates as at December 31, 2016 were presented to:-
Indoors 1st, Outdoors 2nd
Indoors 2nd, Outdoors 3rd
Mick Watters: Indoors 3rd
Hazel Duckett: Indoor 5th
Indoors 1st, Outdoors 1st
Everyone present enjoyed the Mayor’s talk about items in her parlour and thank her for the enjoyable morning and her hospitality.