Grahame Benson shoots winning target

Grahame Benson has hit the winning target. 

The Highlands archer competed at the Eurobodalla Zone Field Event on November 18 and 19 and finished at the top of the leader board. 

TARGET WIN: Eurobodalla Zone Championship winner Grahame Benson with his wife Diann Benson. Photo: Emily Bennett.

TARGET WIN: Eurobodalla Zone Championship winner Grahame Benson with his wife Diann Benson. Photo: Emily Bennett.

The tournament involved shooting three dimensional targets over varying distances.

Grahame competed in the Mens A Grade Freestyle Unlimited and scored a total of 1052 points on day one. 

The next competitor, Robert Merigan, trailed by 66 points at the end of the first day.

By the ends of day two, Grahame secured his win with 90 more points than his nearest competitor.

Graham and his wife Diann fire about 100 practice arrows in the weeks leading up to competitions, and more when the competitions are days away.

The couple are members of Southern Highlands Archery Club.

The club is made up of members of all skill level, who shoot each Saturday at the Berrima Range.

For more information about the club or to express interest in becoming a member, call the club secretary on 0404 185 296.