The committee are responsible for the general running of the club, each with their own specific responsibilities as detailed below. Committee members are elected annually at the AGM towards the end of the spring term, with the exception of the Novice Reps who are elected at the start of the academic year.

If you would like to contact the committee, please email: The committee for 2023-24 is as follows:

Chair - Katie Axup

Katie joined the club in 2021 as a novice, she is in the third year of a degree in Maths. Katie shoots longbow and won the gold medal at BUCS Indoors and BUTTS Ultimate Archer. Katie is also a qualified Session Coach and has previously served on the committee as Social Secretary (2022-23).

The Chair's responsibilities include:

  • Chairing all meetings.
  • Attending AU meetings and county meetings.
  • Communicating with the union.
  • Acting as liaison between other archery clubs and other clubs within the AU.
  • Ensuring the general smooth running of the club.

Secretary - Ellie Noble

Ellie joined the club in 2021 as a novice, she is a third year computer science student and shoots recurve. Ellie won a bronze medal at the BUTTS Indoor Champs as novice and has previously served on the committee as Team Captain (2022-23).

The Secretary's responsibilities include:

  • Writing agendas and minutes for meetings.
  • Maintaining the club's mailing lists.
  • Submitting membership forms to Archery GB.
  • Being the club's point of contact for AGB, EMAS and L&RCAA.

Treasurer - Kate Watson

Kate is a third year Maths student who picked up archery for the first time this year as a new hobby, a way to take part in a sport and make new friends after taking a placement year. She is currently shooting recurve and is looking forward to taking part in fun shoots and competitions with the club as she improves.

The Treasurer's responsibilities include:

  • Maintaining the budget and private account.
  • Submitting the claim forms to the AU.
  • Communicating with the AU on all financial matters.
  • Deciding (with the committee) what to spend the club budget on.

Team Captain - Kieran Curson

Kieran is currently studying for a PhD in Thin Film Solar Cells; he originally joined the club in 2019 when studying for his master’s degree in Materials. He shoots recurve and has competed for the club at many events as part of the gents experienced recurve team. Kieran has previously served on the committee as Welfare Officer (2020-21), and is currently training to become a Session Coach.

The Team Captain's responsibilities include:

  • Selecting and entering teams for BUTTS and BUCS competitions.
  • Deciding (with committee) which external competition to enter.
  • Organising and booking transport for all competitions.
  • Organising accommodation (including reading the online reviews), if staying overnight.

Equipment Officer - Florence Levitt

Florence joined the club as an experienced archer in 2022 studying Economics and Management. She has been shooting recurve for 8 years and has competed in competitions up to national level, getting a silver medal in the under 21s Junior National Indoor Championships, as well as shooting for Cambridgeshire county as a junior; she is also the current Leicestershire and Rutland County Outdoor Champion. Florence is currently training to become a Session Coach.

The Equipment Officer's Responsibilities include:

  • Maintenance of all club equipment.
  • Auditing all club equipment at the beginning and end of the year.
  • Ensuring the equipment cupboard remains tidy and organised.
  • Deciding (with committee) what equipment to purchase each year.

Tournament & Records Officer - Lily Green

Lily is studying for a degree in Criminology and Sociology, she joined the club in 2022 as a novice. Lily shoots recurve and won a bronze medal at the third BUTTS leg and the BUTTS Field Champs in her novice year.

  • Organising any competitions hosted by the club, such as Loughborough BUTTS.
  • Organising internal competitions to help track novice progress and maintain interest.
  • Submitting scores to the e-league each month
  • Maintaining an accurate list of club records

Social Secretary - Lael Gilliver

Lael joined the club as a novice in 2022. He is studying for a degree in Electronic and Electrical Engineering and shoots recurve. He joined the club after having enjoyed it while a member of the Scouts.

The Social Secretary's responsibilities include:

  • Organising the fresher's social.
  • Collecting the Hey Ewe Sheep Packs from the AU office each week.
  • Organising the post Loughborough BUTTS social.
  • Deciding (with committee) what other socials to organise throughout the year.

Media Officer - Lucy Hubbert

Lucy is currently on a placement year as part of her degree in Graphic Design. She joined the club as an experienced archer and has been shooting for roughly ten years - predominantly barebow but spent six months in her fresher year at LSAC as recurve before changing back. Lucy also does NFAS field archery where she has won numerous medals as a junior including National 3D silver twice. Lucy is also a qualified Session Coach.

The Media Officer's responsibilities include:

  • Managing the club's social media accounts.
  • Uploading photos/posts to social media.
  • Writing articles/match reports for Wow magazine.
  • Producing posters and other promotional content for events

Welfare Officer - Patrick Phelan

Patrick joined the club in 2022 as a novice, he shoots recurve.

The Welfare Officer's responsibilities include:

  • Acting as a liason between the club and the AU Welfare Team.
  • Promoting events orginased by the University/AU relating to welfare and diversity.
  • Dealing with welfare issues concerning individual members of the club.
  • Running events throughout the year to raise money for the club's chosen charities.

Novice Representatives - Steph Dennison and Kat Kondrateva

Steph and Kat were elected at the General Meeting in November 2023.

Steph joined the club as a novice in October 2023. She is studying for a degree in Psychology and is currently shooting recurve, with an interest in many bow types. She joined the club to take up an opportunity that was unavailable to her before coming to Loughborough and to be able to engage in a new sport. She is excited to contribute back to the club.

Kat joined the club in October 2023 as a novice. She is a final-year Marketing and Management student and is thrilled to be part of the archery community this year. If you have any queries or suggestions for the committee please get in touch.

The Novice Representatives' Responsibilities include:

  • Representing the views of novices at committee meetings.
  • Gaining experience on the committee.
  • Assist the committee with the running of the club