Mandy makes short work of longbow championship

Many Linn is the new longbow champion
Many Linn is the new longbow champion

Chichester Bowmen member Mandy Linn is celebrating becoming British ladies’ longbow champion 2014.

Shooting in windy conditions at Lilleshall, north of Birmingham, Linn recorded some incredible scores to see off competition from across the UK.

As well as achieving the title, Linn shot her sixth Grand Master Bowman score, which is the highest possible classification an archer can reach.

Chichester Bowmen continued their success in the Sussex Albion League, winning the second leg against Plumpton with a score of 3,188 against 3,072.

The Chichester team consisted of Roger Welby shooting recurve and Ross Carr, Stuart Champion and Dave Wakeford shooting compound.