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These are winter leagues for outdoor Frostbite and indoor Portsmouth, using Compound and Recurve bows. For the 2016/2017 season CPB have entered the same as last year, 1 team in each of the compound frostbite, recurve frostbite, and two in recurve Portsmouth leagues. Mike J collects the Frostbite scores sheets and gets the Portsmouth scores from Mark to post (or email) off.

Match day is usually the first Sunday in the month for frostbite, and the first Tuesday in the month for Portsmouth. Unless the weather or holidays mean the match has to be shot on the second Sunday or Tuesday. The 3 archers with the highest score that month are team A, if a second team has been entered then the next 3 are team B etc. So the members of each team will vary from month to month.

Each team is entered in a division of 6 teams based on the previous years results or an estimate for new teams. Each month, for the 5 months from November to March, the team competes against one of the other teams in that division. The division is ranked by match point score with 3 points for a win, 2 for a draw, 1 for a loss and 0 for not entering a score. If there is a tie on match points, then the arrow score is used to break the tie, followed by hits and then golds (10s). At the end of the season, the top team in each division gets 4 badges to share out.

Every score helps, last year we came second in one league with the same match point score and lost on the total arrow score by 75 points because we only had 2 archers scores for one month.

The fixture list for November to March is usually published in mid November. The November results are published in January, the December and January results in March, and the Febuarary and March results together with the overall winners in May.

2016/2017 Fixtures and Results

Outdoor Recurve Frostbite, Division 15 (874)

MonthOpponentScoreCPB TeamScorePointsPosn.
NovBulwell Foresters A.C.852Linda, Mark, Simone87631
DecAtkins Archers A820Mark, Linda, Richard M8986
JanMedway Archers A Linda, Mark, Simone90891
FebWarlingham A.C. B863Linda, Mark, Roger87012
MarCheltenham Archers A923Linda, Mark, Simone894131

Adjustment Threshold 874 + 90 = 964.

1 Crystal Palace                 5 12 0 1 4446 13 
2 Cheltenham Archers A           5 12 0 1 4438 13 
3 Bulwell Foresters A.C.         5  9 0 2 4475 11 
4 Warlingham A.C. B              5  9 0 2 4345 11 
5 Atkins Archers A               5  3 0 4 4168  7 
6 Medway Archers A               4  0 0 4 3125  4
Nov Lady:MRS L RICHART Crystal Palace  306   
     Man:MR D LOUTON Bulwell Foresters A.C.  307
Dec Lady:MRS L RICHART Crystal Palace  307
     Man:MR M DAVIS Crystal Palace  313      
Jan Lady:MRS L RICHART Crystal Palace  322
     Man:MR M DAVIS Crystal Palace  316  
Feb Lady:MRS L RICHART Crystal Palace  317   
     Man:MR D LOUTON Bulwell Foresters A.C.  312   
Mar Lady:MRS L RICHART Crystal Palace  308   
     Man:MR S EVANS Cheltenham Archers A  337   

Outdoor Compound Frostbite, Division 9 (935)

MonthOpponentScoreCPB TeamScorePointsPosn.
NovNonsuch B`men1005Terry, Phil, Mike J98614
DecArchers of East Riding Terry, Mike J, Roger9174
JanCMO Bowmen695Phil, Terry, Alan100073
FebBowflights A.C.920Alan, Terry, Phil99610
MarLAOFAC983Terry, Larry, Phil1006132

Adjustment Threshold 935 + 75 = 1010. Jan score 1020 adjusted down.

1 Nonsuch B`men                  5 15 0 0 4960 15 
2 Crystal Palace                 5 12 0 1 4905 13 
3 Bowflights A.C.                5  9 0 2 4663 11 
4 LAOFAC                         5  6 0 3 4603  9 
5 CMO Bowmen                     4  3 0 3 2262  6 
6 Archers of East Riding         1  0 0 1  341  1 
Nov Lady:MS L LAYWOOD LAOFAC  331     
     Man:MR M FITCH Nonsuch B`men  349
Dec Lady:MS L LAOFAC  341
     Man:MR M FITCH Nonsuch B`men  354
Jan Lady:MS T WOODS LAOFAC  328
     Man:MR A STEVENS Nonsuch B`men
       = MR S GILES CMO Bowmen  352
Feb Lady:MS T WOODS LAOFAC  323      
     Man:MR M FITCH Nonsuch B`men  351     
Mar Lady:MS T WOODS LAOFAC  319      
     Man:MR M FITCH Nonsuch B`men  350     

Indoor Recurve Portsmouth A, Division 7 (1665)

MonthOpponentScoreCPB TeamScorePointsPosn.
NovBromyard Bowmen1633Richard P, Linda, Terry162416
DecOakfield Archers A1691Richard P, Linda, Ellen16492
JanPastures C of A A1688Richard P, Linda, Mike J164636
FebSix Towns C of A.1683Richard P, Linda, Mike J16424
MarOld Basing Archers1700Richard P, Linda, Terry163756

Adjustment Threshold 1665 + 120 = 1785.

1 Oakfield Archers A             5 12 0 1 8475 13 
2 Old Basing Archers             5 12 0 1 8397 13 
3 Six Towns C of A.              5  9 0 2 8460 11 
4 Bromyard Bowmen                5  6 0 3 8300  9 
5 Pastures C of A A              5  6 0 3 8298  9 
6 Crystal Palace A               5  0 0 5 8198  5 
Nov Lady:MISS J SAGOO Oakfield Archers A  581   
     Man:MR K COLLIER Six Towns C of A.  581
Dec Lady:MISS J SAGOO Oakfield Archers A  579
     Man:MR K COLLIER Six Towns C of A.  580
Jan Lady:MISS J SAGOO Oakfield Archers A  588
     Man:MR A CAINE Old Basing Archers  579
Feb Lady:MISS J SAGOO Oakfield Archers A  591   
     Man:MR C BOTTLE Bromyard Bowmen  583    
Mar Lady:MISS J SAGOO Oakfield Archers A  579   
     Man:MR C BOTTLE Bromyard Bowmen  577    
    Girl:G GREEN Six Towns C of A.  570     

Indoor Recurve Portsmouth B, Division 28 (1578)

MonthOpponentScoreCPB TeamScorePointsPosn.
NovDeben A.C. B 1590Ellen, Roger, David153716
DecBulwell Foresters A.C.1586Terry, Mark, Roger15602
JanNonsuch B`men A1590Terry, Ellen, Mark154936
FebAudco Archers B Ellen, Terry, Shirley15284
MarBingham Leisure Centre A.C.1582Mike J, Lewis, Shirley150456

Adjustment Threshold 1578 + 120 = 1698.

1 Bingham Leisure Centre A.C.    5 12 0 1 7693 13 
2 Deben A.C. B                   5  9 0 2 7981 11 
3 Bulwell Foresters A.C.         5  9 0 2 7947 11 
4 Nonsuch B`men A                5  9 0 2 7923 11 
5 Audco Archers B                5  6 0 3 8045  9 
6 Crystal Palace B               5  0 0 5 7678  5 
Feb Lady:MRS E MARSH Deben A.C. B  540
     Man:MR S HICKMAN Audco Archers B  558    
Mar Lady:MRS E FULLER Bulwell Foresters A.C.  535
     Man:MR S HICKMAN Audco Archers B  564
     Boy:J COOPER Deben A.C. B  535  
Nov Lady:MISS A WOOD Audco Archers B  533
     Man:MR R BEENHAM Nonsuch B`men A  563   
Dec Lady:MRS J SMEETON Bingham Leisure Centre A.C.  527
     Man:MR G COLLINGS Bulwell Foresters A.C.  548  
Jan Lady:MRS S COWARD Bingham Leisure Centre A.C.  537
     Man:MR R BEENHAM Nonsuch B`men A  556

Indoor Recurve Portsmouth C and D Teams ?

Outdoors we only just have enough archers entering scores each month. Indoors with up to 16 archers each week, we may have enough for 3 or 4 teams next year.

MonthCPB Team CScore
NovJim, Shirley, Mike J1436
DecMike J, Jim, Shirley 1505
JanRoger, Jim, Denise1446
FebMark, Jim, Roger1440
MarJim, Mark, Roger1469
 Monthly Average1459

MonthCPB Team DScore
NovDenise, Mark, Aaron1356
DecAlfie, Denise, Aaron1345
JanSimone, Shirley, Stelvio1303
FebDenise, Stelvio, Marie1183
MarSimone, Aaron, Stelvio1333
 Monthly Average1304

2015/2016 Fixtures and Results

Outdoor Recurve Frostbite, Division 13 (898)

MonthOpponentScoreCPB TeamScorePointsPosn.
NovArchers of East Riding A938Linda, Mark, Mike H87316
DecMole Valley B`men B891Mike J, Linda, Mark8841 
JanPerriswood Bowmen873Richard, Linda, Mike H96434
FebHinxworth Archery Club899Linda, Mike H, Mark8751 
MarMedway Archers A Linda, Les, George76816

Adjustment Threshold 988. This years average 873 will see us go down a few divisions.

Division 13
1 Archers of East Riding A       5 15 0 0 4621 15
2 Hinxworth Archery Club         5  9 0 2 4433 11
3 Perriswood Bowmen              5  6 0 3 4454  9
4 Medway Archers A               5  6 0 3 4382  9
5 Mole Valley B`men B            5  6 0 3 4287  9
6 Crystal Palace                 5  3 0 4 4364  7
Nov Lady:MRS L RICHART Crystal Palace  309
    Man:MR P JONES Archers of East Riding A  331  
Dec Lady:MRS L RICHART Crystal Palace 316
    Man:MR P JONES Archers of East Riding A 331
Jan Lady:MRS L RICHART Crystal Palace 324
    Man:MR P JONES Archers of East Riding A 328
Feb Lady:MRS L RICHARD Crystal Palace 315
    Man:MR P JONES Archers of East Riding A 323
Mar Lady:MRS L RICHART Crystal Palace 314
    Man:MR B SCALES Hinxworth Archery Club 322

Outdoor Compound Frostbite, Division 6 (998)

MonthOpponentScoreCPB TeamScorePointsPosn.
NovEvesham Archers993Vicci, Terry, Mike J102532
DecWoking A.C.1038Vicci, Terry, Allan10403 
JanWhite Rose Archers678Terry, Alan, Mike J98831
FebA.C. Delco B`men Terry, Mike J, Alan9723 
MarFriars Gate Archers983Terry, Mike J65012

Adjustment Threshold 1073.

November, Vicci 355 has the highest overall ladies score, 1 point less than her medal winning score of last year, but in December she scored 358. March was not a good month outdoors, only 2 archers turned up for the compound team, but we still came second equal on match points and only needed a third archer to score 75 to win. This years average of 935 will send us down a few divisions, if we enter a team next winter.

Division 6
1 White Rose Archers             5 12 0 1 4749 13
2 Crystal Palace                 5 12 0 1 4675 13
3 Woking A.C.                    5  9 0 2 5164 11
4 Evesham Archers                5  6 0 3 4893  9
5 Friars Gate Archers            5  3 0 4 4925  7
6 A.C. Delco B`men               3  3 0 2 2216  5
Nov Lady:MISS V FLACK Crystal Palace  355
    Man:MR T MEADOWS Woking A.C. = MR T WOODGATE Crystal Palace  347
Dec Lady:MISS V FLACK Crystal Palace 358
    Man:MR H DAVIES Woking A.C. 350
Jan Lady:MRS M WINTER White Rose Archers 335
    Man:MR J MURFIT A.C. Delco B`men 356
Feb Lady:MRS M WINTER White Rose Archers 325
    Man:MR H DAVIES Woking A.C. 352
Mar Lady:MRS M WINTER White Rose Archers 334
    Man:MR A WARD Evesham Archers 347

Indoor Recurve Portsmouth A, Division 12 (1644)

MonthOpponentScoreCPB TeamScorePointsPosn.
NovHinxworth Archery Club1665Richard, Mike J, Linda166014
DecFramlingham B`men1611Richard, Terry, Linda16583 
JanHastings & St. Leonards A1636Richard, Linda, Ellen166033
FebSt. Sebastian Archers A1656Richard, Terry, Linda16783 
MarSutton Coldfield A.C. A Linda, Richard, Terry167432

Adjustment Threshold 1764. This years average of 1666 will send us up a few divisions.

Division 12
1 Hinxworth Archery Club         5 15 0 0 8352 15
2 Crystal Palace A               5 12 0 1 8330 13
3 Sutton Coldfield A.C. A        5  9 0 2 8378 11
4 St. Sebastian Archers A        5  6 0 3 8280  9
5 Framlingham B`men              5  3 0 4 8138  7
6 Hastings & St. Leonards A      5  0 0 5 8224  5
Nov Lady:MISS N GEE Sutton Coldfield A.C. A  570
    Man:MR J BRANT Sutton Coldfield A.C. A  576  
Dec Lady:MS D BILENNESS Hastings & St. Leonards A 554
    Man:MR J BROOKS Sutton Coldfield A.C. A 572
Jan Lady:MISS N GEE Sutton Coldfield A.C. A 565
    Man:MR M FEWSDALE Hinxworth Archery Club 570
Feb Lady:MISS N GEE Sutton Coldfield A.C. A 564
    Man:MR R PARKER Crystal Palace A = MR M FEWSDALE Hinxworth Archery Club 579
Mar Lady:MRS L RICHART Crystal Palace A 562
    Man:MR M FEWSDALE Hinxworth Archery Club 569

Indoor Recurve Portsmouth B, Division 54 (1426)

MonthOpponentScoreCPB TeamScorePointsPosn.
NovSupermarine B`men C1436Terry, Mike H, Kim154131
DecBurton Bridge Archers D1482Ellen, Mike J, Mike H15033 
JanNorth Cheshire B`men C1408Mike H, Terry, Mike J147831
FebSutton Bowmen A.C. C1380Ellen, Mike J, David15283 
MarMonklands A.C. C1355Mike J, Ellen, Jim148031

Adjustment Threshold 1546. November score of 1551 reduced by 10, December 1589 by 86, January 1614 by 136, February 1564 by 36, March 1612 by 132. This years average of 1586 will send the B team up a lot of divisions.

Division 54
1 Crystal Palace B                5 15 0 0 7530 15
2 Burton Bridge Archers D         5  9 0 2 7372 11
3 Supermarine B`men C             5  9 0 2 7238 11
4 Sutton Bowmen A.C. C            5  9 0 2 6834 11
5 Monklands A.C. C                5  3 0 4 6640  7
6 North Cheshire B`men C          5  0 0 5 6128  5
Nov Lady:MS K LI Crystal Palace B  493
    Man:MR T WOODGATE Crystal Palace B  542 
Dec Lady:MRS E DAUNAL Crystal Palace B 533
    Man:MR M JOHNSON Crystal Palace B 530
    Boy:L BRISCO North Cheshire B`men C 442
Jan Lady:MISS K CARVILLE Monklands A.C. C 462
    Man:MR M HIGGINS Crystal Palace B 539
    Boy:J RAI Sutton Bowmen A.C. C 448
Feb Lady:MRS E DAVNELL Crystal Palace B 534
    Man:MR M JOHNSON Crystal Palace B 534
    Boy:I HARRISON Sutton Bowmen A.C. C 453
Mar Lady:MRS E DANMALL Crystal Palace B 538
    Man:MR M JOHNSON Crystal Palace B 549

Indoor Recurve Portsmouth C and D Teams ?

Outdoors we only just have enough archers entering scores each month. Indoors with up to 16 archers each week, we should have enough for 4 teams next year. However, not everyone scores or completes a round and one or two may shoot compound. The number of recurve archers each month was 14, 15, 14, 15, and 13, so not enough for 5 teams.

MonthCPB Team CScore
NovMark, David, Jim1379
DecJim, Mark, David1394
JanJim, Mark, Veronica1463
FebJim, Denise, Mark1437
MarDavid, Mark, Denise1415
 Monthly Average1418

MonthCPB Team DScore
NovVeronica, Denise, Marie1119
DecVeronica, Denise, Aaron1214
JanDavid, Kat, Aaron1115
FebVeronica, Kat, George1145
MarGeorge, Aaron, Marie1174
 Monthly Average1153

Example Results

Results sheets are produced every couple of months, below is a good example from the 2014/2015 season. A bad example from the same season would be Division 31 in the recurve frostbite.

    Division 26
 1 Crystal Palace                 5 15 0 0 8217 15
 2 Bowmen of Gower A              5 12 0 1 8172 13
 3 Redditch C of A B              5  9 0 2 8004 11
 4 Clophill A.C. B                5  6 0 3 7886  9
 5 Bowmen of Harrow B             5  3 0 4 7800  7
 6 Winnington Park B`men A        5  0 0 5 7747  5
 Feb Lady:MRS L RICHART Crystal Palace  554
      Man:MR J MOORE Bowmen of Gower A  563
 Mar Lady:MRS L RICHART Crystal Palace  562
      Man:MR R PARKER Crystal Palace    557       

The columns are, number of matches with scores submitted, points from wins, points from draws (nearly always 0), points from losses, total (adjusted ?) arrow score, total points. Below the table are the names of the highest scorers in the division for each month.

The arrow score of 8217 gives us a monthly average of 1643, well up from the previous years 1590. 1643 puts us in Division 12 with a division average of 1644 in the 2015/2016 season.

Example Fixture List

Division 26 (1590)
 1 Redditch C of A B
 2 Bowmen of Gower A
 3 Bowmen of Harrow B
 4 Clophill A.C. B
 5 Crystal Palace
 6 Winnington Park B`men A   

Each month teams compete against one of the other teams acording to the following table. e.g. in December Team 5 (Crystal Palace) competes with Team 4 (Clophill A.C. B).

Team Nov.Dec.Jan.Feb.Mar.
1v23456
2v16345
3v51264
4v65123
5v34612
6v42531

Arrow Score Adjustment

After the division number on the fixture list there is division score. It is an average of the estimates for all the teams in the division. Most teams are put into a division which relates to their average monthly score for the previous season. If a team score exceeds the division score by 75 for compound frostbite, 90 for recurve frostbite or 120 for Portsmouth, then it's score is reduced by twice the excess.

Example:
  Division Score                900
  Recurve Frostbite allowance    90
  Division Threshold            990
  Arrow Score shot              995
  Excess Points                   5
  Adjusted score                985