Club History

The Early Years
The Early Years, Friskney Shoot Presentation (Click on the image for a larger view)

Friskney Bowmen Archery club was formed in 1965 by Gladys and Denis Ingham.

Over the years some Friskney Bowmen have become English, British and European champions at Target and Field archery.

A selection of Champions include:-

  • Mark Jeffery – Junior European Field archery Champion.
  • Gladys Ingham  – European Ladies Field archery Champion.
  • Joe Lloyd – EFAA National Long Bow Champion.
  • Janet Lloyd – EFAA Ladies National Long Bow Champion.

Over the years Friskney have hosted  indoor competitions at

  • Spilsby town hall
  • Skegness Festival centre
  • Mablethorpe – Golden Sands

And currently – Peter Paine Sports Centre in Boston