Williams Lake’s Ty Thurow (left) and Phillip Carter

Williams Lake’s Ty Thurow (left) and Phillip Carter

Archers snipe mark at outdoor shoot

Despite the winter wonderland Saturday 90 people braved the elements to compete in the Cariboo Archers’ Outdoor 3D Shoot.

Despite the winter wonderland Saturday 90 people braved the elements to compete in the Cariboo Archers’ Outdoor 3D Shoot.

“It was pretty slippery on the slopes for the competitors, but a great time was had by all,” said Cariboo Archers treasurer Al Campsall.

Fred Streleoff, who picked up the win in the men’s recurve division, said he enjoyed the challenge of the inclement weather.

Twenty-five youth archers also competed at the shoot.

“It’s so gratifying to see so many young people enjoying such a great, lifelong sport,” Campsall said.

The results from the Cariboo Archers’ Outdoor 3D Shoot are as follows:

Masters Men Unlimited — Denis Abercrombie — second

Men Unlimited — Steve Ratko — second

Men Open — Doug Kuenzi — second; Lee Jackman — first

Masters Men Recurve — Dave Corliss — second; Ed Oliver — first

Men Recurve — Danny Mobbs — second; Fred Streleoff — first

Ladies Longbow — Nikki Mobbs — first

Masters Mens Longbow — Tom Logan — first

Youth Recurve — Browdy Paterson — first

Youth Unlimited — Cameron Brockel — first

Cub Compound — Ethan Ratko — third; Matt Samson — second; Ty Thurow — first

Cub Compound Fingers — Jaimee Martin — second; Adam Sytsma – first

Pee Wee Compound — Joelle Thurow — third.

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