Christie claims area win

Border Bowmen’s last outdoor competition of the season was the Eastern Area Championships, with Leigh Christie winning the ladies’ recurve with 1,185 while Michael Murray came third in the gents with 1,152.

Together, they won the team award with 2,337. Murray also picked up the spot prize for the best gold shot at the longest distance of 90m.

On Sunday, Christie scored 1,166 to win the double FITA star with 2,351, while Murray shot 1,149 to come fourth with 2,301.