Archers in top flight

BORDER BOWMEN were out in force last weekend when they attended the Scottish Indoor Championships held at Lasswade High School, hosted by Penicuik archers.

The competition was a FITA 18, 60 arrows shot from 18m at a 40cm target, and in the ladies’ recurve, Bonchester Paralympian Kate Murray finished on 517 to take fifth place overall, with Leigh Christie two places behind, shooting a 509. In the gents’ recurve, Roy Murray had a 492 (20th), while Michael Murray finished on 483 (23rd).