Michelle van Wyk

Who Is Michelle van Wyk?

I started building my own miniature bows and arrows with twigs and blades of grass from our garden when I was still a toddler. After driving past the Archer’s Edge shooting range one day the bug really bit and I convinced my father to buy me a “real” bow! The rest is history.

Started: January 2015
Bow:
Bowtech Fanatic 2.0
Bow Strings:
Zero Bowstrings
Arrows:
Victory VX-23, 350gr – 28 inch, 4 inch feather fletches. (Indoor)
Victory VAP, 320gr, 28 inch (Outdoor)
Sight:
Axcel Achieve Carbon Pro
Rest:
Vaportrail Micro Elite
Release:
STAN Black Jack Back Tension
Tru-ball Abyss Thumb Release
Stabilisers:
 Doinker Elite Supreme

Goals:

Full score indoor round
Provincial colors
Junior Protea colors

Archery Styles:

Michelle is mainly a spot shooter

  • Indoor (WA 3 spot)
  • Indoor (IFAA 5 Spot)
  • WA 720

Member of:

  • Club Archers Edge (Pretoria)
  • SANAA

Supported By:

  • Archers Edge
  • Bowtech SA

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Accomplishments

  • Bowtech SA Staff Shooter (2016)
  • Gold – North Gauteng Provincial Indoor, Double Qualifier (2016)
  • Gold – Ekurhuleni IFAA Indoor (2016)
  • Gold – Vaal Triangle Indoor IFAA (2016)
  • Gold – WA Double Indoor (2016)
  • National Record Half Round WA Indoor
  • National Record Double Round WA Indoor
  • National Record Game WA Indoor
  • Gold – South African National Indoor, IFAA (2016)
  • South African National Indoor, IFAA Trophy for Top Junior Archer at event. (2016)
  • North Gauteng colours – IFAA (2016)
  • National Colours – IFAA (2016)
  • Gold – Tuks WA Double Indoor (2016)
  • Gold –  Johannesburg WA Indoor Championships (2016)
     
  • Gold – 10th SA Indoor Championships (2015)
  • Gold – Gauteng WA Indoor Championships #1 (2015)
  • Gold – Gauteng WA Indoor Championships #2 (2015)
  • Gold – Gauteng WA Indoor Double Qualifier (2015)
  • Bowtech SA Staff Shooter (2015)
  • Gold medal, Ekhuruleni Indoor (2015)
  • Bronze medal, SA National Indoor (2015)
  • Gold medal, Vaal Triangle (2015)
  • Gold medal, North Gauteng Indoor (2015)

Last updated: 25 July 2016