Members’ Achievements

Foresters is a very well established club and its members both young and old have a lot to be proud of – this page is where we get to tell the world of our success.

Foresters at the Olympics – The club is hugely proud of our Olympian  Fred Stevens who shot his compound bow in the 2008 Beijing Olympics ranking 3rd in the men’s open compound class.


Success at the 2011 Leicestershire County Indoor Championships.

Foresters had a strong showing at this years indoor champs with a number of notable performances by club members.

Katie Broome-Faulkner won the Junior Ladies Compound class with a score of 514 as well as the Double Portsmouth competition with a score of 1038.

In the under 18 Junior Gentlemen’s recurve class Connor Mabbutt lead the way with a score of 374.

In the handicap adjusted award category Paul Broome-Faulker took the award for the 37-44 handicap category with a score of 1448.

Achievements featured in Archery UK.

Katie Broome-Faulkner featured twice in the winter 2010 edition, having been awarded Six Gold End Award [Junior] &  Junior Ladies Rose Award [1100]

Mark O’Reilly was awarded a Rose Award [900] for Gents Recurve.


Recently at the Jean Gamble memorial shoot Sally of Foresters took the Adults Handicap adjusted award.

Katie Broome-Faulkner won the Girls Compound Class, whilst Jake O’Reilly  took a handicap adjusted awards for his age group.

At the York / Hereford tournament Katie Broome-Faulkner took a handicap adjusted award for the Bristol 3. Mark O’Reilly took the adjusted award for the Bowmen’s class, whilst Alex Smith took the adjusted award for second class bowmen.