Who Is Ruan van Staden?
I’m a 17 year old Namibian, with a passion for archery. I started archery in 2010 when my father bought me a hunting bow. Soon after that the target archery bug got hold of me. I’m competing for almost 4 years now.
Started: 2010 was the year everything started with the aim to become only a bowhunter.
Hoyt Contender Elite
Custom strings by Francois Marais from Your Butt archery.
Easton x10 Protours
Trophy taker Springsteel
Tru ball hot tension (Primary)
My goal for 2014 is to shoot over the 700 in a 720 round and also to get a good ranking at the World Cup Stage in Antalya, Turkey.
2015 My main focus will be to get a gold medal at the World youth archery Championships.
My main focus at the moment is Fita Outdoor. I like to shoot and compete in Field archery as well as Indoor.
- Field 560
- FITA 1440
- FITA 720
- SPORT CLUB WINDHOEK ARCHERS
- WOERMAN & BROCK SUPERMARKETS
- 2011,2012,2013 Namibian Field Archery Champion.
- 2012,2013 Namibian Fita Archery Champion.
- 2012 two silver medals at South African National Archery Championships.
- 2013 two bronze medals at South African National Archery Championships.
- 2014 two gold medals at South African National Archery Championships.
- 2013 ranked 9th at the World Youth Archery Championships in China
- 2012 ranked 5th at WFAC in Argintinia
- 2011,2012,2013 World Indoor mail match Champion.
Last updated: 8 April 2014