Committee

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: lsu-archerycommittee@lists.lboro.ac.uk. The committee for 2021-22 is as follows:

Chair - Jordanna Marsh

Jordanna graduated with a degree in Product Design Engineering and is currently studying for a Masters Degree in Construction Project Management and Building Information Modelling. Jordanna joined the club in 2015 as a novice, she orininally shot recurve before switching to compound. She has previously served as Social Secretary (2017-18, 2019, 2021) and Chair (2018-19), she is also a Level 1 Coach. Jordanna won the 2019 WA 3D field championships in compound.

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 - Felicity Slocombe

Felicity joined the club in 2015 as a novice while studying for her undergraduate degree, she is currently in the second year of her PhD in the Communication and Media Department looking at identity support for people living with dementia. Felicity shoots recurve and has previously served as club Secretary from 2017-2019.

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 - Rebecca Mears

Rebecca joined the club in 2020, she is studying for a degree in Maths and Economics and is currently in her second year. Rebecca shoots recurve and has previously served as Novice Rep 2020-21.

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 - Ben Evans

Ben is currently in the first year of a PhD in Mathematics, he originally joined the club in 2016 when studying for his undergraduate degree. Ben has been doing archery since 2012 but had stopped for about 2 years before starting again at university; he shoots recurve and has competed for the club at many events as part of the gents experienced recurve team. His achievments while competing for the club include: BUCS outdoors team gold, BUCS Indoors team silver, BUTC silver, BUCS Outdoor individual silver, BUTTS indoor champs H2H silver, and winning the the Countesthorpe triple. Ben has previously served on the committee as Equipment Officer (2017-18) and Chair (2020-21)

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 - Emilia Stonebanks

Emilia is studying for a degree in Mechanical Engineering and is currently in her third year. Emilia shoots recurve and joined the club in 2019.

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.

Development Officer - Ffion Edgeley

Ffion is studying for a Master's degree in Sports Biomechanics. This is Ffion's first year at Loughborough University, however she has four years of university archery experience as a member of De Montfort University Archery Club. Ffion shoots recurve and is also a Level 1 coach.

The Development Officer's responsibilities include:

  • Bringing in new coaching opportunities
  • Developing plans/apps to make other Committee positions easier
  • Co-ordinating the long-term goals and aims of the club

Tournament & Records Officer - Harry Morton

Harry is studying Politics with International Relations and is currently in his third year. Harry started shooting as a junior in 2015 before joining the club in 2019. Harry shoots recurve and has previously served as Social Secretary 2020-21 and Team Captain 2021.

  • 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 - Haydn Lloyd

Haydn joined the club in 2021 as a novice.

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 - Robyn Griffiths

Robyn is studying for a degree in Graphic Design, she joined the club in 2021.

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 - Chris Marfell

Chris is a third year PDE student, he joined the club as a novice in 2021.

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 - Charlotte Martin and Adam Pugh

Charlotte and Adam joined the club in 2021 as novices. Adam is a first-year student at the School of Design and Creative Arts, studying on the new Design (BA) course.

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