Local archers headed for Canberra

Local archers headed for Canberra

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Thirteen young local archers will be heading to the 2024 Nationals in Canberra next month to shoot on the big stage with the rest of the youth archers in Australia.

These youth range from eight to 20 years old and have a range of experience, from 10 months up to 10 years.

They train up to six days a week.

All 13 archers have qualified for the WA State Team and will be representing WA and their clubs at the nationals.

Seven are from Gosnells Archers (Oliver, Kayden, Charlee, Logan, Kalike, Abigail and Lara), four are from Kalamunda Governor Stirling Archers (Xavier, Dean, Keira and Mitchell), one from Northern Archers (Joseph) and one from Bunbury Archers (Lincoln).

All archers will compete for one week, shooting target, 18m in-door and field courses.