Archery: A New Sport for Nevis


CHARLESTOWN, Nevis, June 20, 2013- Local coordinator of the newly formed Nevis Archery Association, Dane Sandiford has announced that the President of the Barbados Association will be in Nevis to facilitate a training session that commences on July 6th and ends on July 10th.

The training is open to new members that are interested in learning the sport. According a Press statement issued by Nevis Archery Association, the visiting instructor will conduct the training at a new archery shooting range that is located in Bath Village.

Olympic standards will be observed during the training. During the London Olympics last year, archery was the most popular sport and the safest sport due to the high standards that govern the sport.

Trainees will pay a three months probation initiation fee of 50.00 E.C. The yearly fee is 200.00 E.C. Trainees will pay the remaining 150.00 E.C. dollars after the probation period.

The Nevis Archery Association is coordinated by Dane Sandiford who is the President, Robert Byron, Vice-President, Hydia Tyson, Secretary and Pam Barry Treasurer.

For further information call Pam Barry 4692274 or Dane Sandiford 6639774 or email <> or

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