A Good Archer:

• Does not talk in a loud voice or make a noise whilst others are shooting.
• Does not talk to another competitor who obviously prefers to be silent.
• Does not make any exclamation on the shooting line that might disconcert a neighbour in the act of shooting.
• Does not go behind the target to retrieve their arrows before their score has been recorded.
• Does not walk up and down the shooting line.
• Does not join or leave the shooting line if neighbouring archers are at full draw.
• Does not leave an archer on their own on the shooting line.
• Does not touch anyone else’s equipment without permission.
• Does not leave litter.
• Turns mobile phone on to silent whilst on the shooting line.
• Thanks the Target Captain and scorer at the end of each round for work on their behalf.
• Offers to pay to replace someone’s arrow or any other piece of equipment if they break it through their own carelessness.
• Helps to put out the equipment and put it away.
• Helps to look for someone else’s missing arrows.
• Scores if they are able to do so.
• Offers to pull the arrows of the archer who is scoring for them.
• Does not give advice unless asked for it.

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