County archery team wins at Penicuik

East of Scotland archery team.
East of Scotland archery team.

The East of Scotland Archery team took a clean sweep of the recurves in the annual Pentangle archery competition at Penicuik High School’s playing fields.

They won the ladies, gents and combined recurve trophies, beating four other county teams from Northern and Western Scotland, Durham & Northumberland and Cumbria.

The competition involved shooting 144 arrows at targets ranging from 50 to 100 yards, with teams consisting of four ladies and four gents and 78 archers taking part.

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