Border Bowmen united in competition at Lasswade

FOR the first time since the Hawick-based club was launched last year all the members of Border Bowmen were entered into a competition together.

Last weekend the group travelled to the Eastern Area Championships Open Portsmouth at Lasswade High School.

The event holds UK record status and has a maximum score of 600 points. Michael Murray came second in the gents’ recurve with a score of 573 while Sarah Emmerson won the under-16 girls’ recurve with 465.