Wick­low archers cur­rently in action

Wicklow People (West Edition) - - SPORT -

ARCHERS Roisin Mooney, from Bray, and Gar­rett Byrne, from Arklow, both ranked no.1 na­tion­ally, lead the women’s and men’s se­nior Ir­ish re­curve teams to the big­gest archery tour­na­ment in the world.

Af­ter a tough year of qual­i­fy­ing, they are in ‘s-Her­to­gen­boch, Nether­lands, from June 9 to 16 where they will com­pete in­di­vid­u­ally and in team events. This is also an Olympic qual­i­fy­ing tour­na­ment. Over 600 archers from 90 coun­tries will com­pete for bronze sil­ver and gold at this event.

Roisin Mooney and Gar­rett Byrne are com­pet­ing in the World Archery Cham­pi­onships.

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