ABAM Newsletter May 2015

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Upcoming Event Dates


May 10, 2015 - Outdoor 3D Shoot - Interlake Archers, Sanford, MB

May 17, 2015 - Outdoor 3D Shoot - Asessippi Archers - Rossburn, MB

May 19, 2015 - Outdoor 720 Round - Interlake Archers, Argyle, MB

May 24, 2015 - Outdoor 3D Shoot - Minnedosa Archers,  Minnedosa, MB

May 31, 2015 - Outdoor 3D Shoot - Carberry Archers - Carberry, MB

May 19, 2015 - Outdoor Double 720 Round - Interlake Archers, Argyle, MB

For further details and contact information for the events above, please visit


AGM & Executive Committee Update 


Thanks to all the members, club representatives, and executive committee members for their attendance at this year's Annual General Meeting and Board of Directors Meeting. For meeting minutes please visit 


 This year has been the final year for several long standing and key members of our organization. This year we will see Tim Yaremchuk (VP Bowhunting), Ed Wilson (VP Athlete Development), and Mano Navarro (President) complete long and successful tenures as leaders in Archery in Manitoba. I would like thank these individuals for countless hours supporting events, programs and the operations of the office. The Membership & Staff are truly grateful for your support and guidance these past years. We look forward to continuing working with you as influential members of the Archery Community in Manitoba.   

Congratulations to our newly elected & appointed Executive Members. The following ABAM Members will now be serving on our Executive Committee, the current committee listing is as follows: 
President - Walter Potrebka 
Treasurer - Vickie Oneschuk
VP Athlete Development  - Graeme McGinnis

VP Events - Aaron Bull
VP Bowhunting - Craig Penner 
VP Coaches/Officials - Roger Garrod
Secretary - Robert Tataryn

For contact information please visit our full executive committee listing at 



Manitoba Archers Selected to Represent Canada at the 2015 World Youth Championships


Shown Here: Hunter McGinnis (left) & Tyler Wilson (Right)

Congratulations to Team Manitoba Archers Tyler Wilson (Cadet Compound) & Hunter McGinnis (Junior Compound) for being selected to represent Canada at the World Youth Championships! The event will take place in Yankton, South Dakota, USA from June 8th to 14th. Stay posted to the Archery Canada & ABAM Facebook Pages for updates during the event.  To see the Offical Archery Canada Post please click here




Winnipeg Region 3D Shoot - Sunday May 10


 Interlake Archers will be hosting an Outdoor 3D Shoot this coming weekend, Sunday May 10th! Please see poster below for details. We hope to see you there! 



3D Provincial Team Manager Position

The ABAM is seeking to fill the position of volunteer 3D Provincial Team Manager to work with the VP Athlete Development and Office to manage the 2015 - 2016 3D Provincial Team. Duties will include managing the 3D Team's Training & Competition Schedule, advise on the team budget and assist in the promotion of the program. All interested applicants are encouraged to email the office stating their interest before Friday May 22, 2015. 

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