Finn’s international archery journey

Finn Matheson (Year 12, Marsden) was selected to represent New Zealand in the annual Trans Tasman Challenge event versus Australia staged here in Auckland during the first week of the holidays. 

His results were: 

  • WA720 ranking round: Bronze.
    Top ranked New Zealand cadet archer.
  • Mixed Team (one male, one female) Matchplay: Silver 
  • Teams (three archers) Matchplay: Silver
  • Individual Matchplay (round robin and medals matches): Gold
    Finn won all 9 matches and at one point had shot 10 consecutive 10s or Xs.

Overall Result: New Zealand won the Trans Tasman Challenge Trophy for the first time since 2012. 

Congratulations Finn, and good luck for the World Archery Youth Championships, in Madrid in six weeks’ time.