Perry, Lana 2013

ATHLETE BIOGRAPHY / PROFILE

 

Last Name: Perry     

Given Name(s): Lana Jayne

Gender: Female

Date of Birth: May 20th, 1982

Home Town: Sault Ste Marie

Province: Ontario

Club: Algoma Rod and Gun Club,

Nottingham North,

Thessalon Rod and Gun,

Sault North Archery

Bow:   APA M6 and APA M5

Right-handed

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Types of Archery Pursued (indoor target, outdoor target, 3D indoor, 3D outdoor, field):

Indoor, Outdoor, 3D, Field

Career (if applicable): Manager of Family Business Perrys’ Great Northern Gun and Bow Shop; Volunteer VP Admin on board for Ontario Association of Archers

Why and when did you get involved in archery? I got into archery when I was about 12 yrs old because my family owned a gun and archery shop. I’ve been shooting 3D as a discipline for the longest.

Hours of practice per week: Spring and Summer 12-24 hours, Fall and Winter 3-10 hours

Archery Goals:

Short Term Goals: Continuing to do my best in competition, coaching, and guiding new archers into the sport.

Long Term Goals: Top Level Coaching, Developing a consistent stream of new archers, and continuing to shoot the best I can. I would like to compete in future World Championships.

Previous National Team Member: Member of 2009 Team to Latina, Italy

Major Canadian Tournament Results:

Event: Canadian 3D Championships

Year: 2012, 2009

Division: Bowhunter Open

Placing: 2012 – 7th, 2009-3rd

Major International Tournament Results:  

Event: 3D World Championships

Year: 2009

Division: Compound

Placing: 5th after day one, 14th day two

Other Athletic Interests & Accomplishments Outside of Archery: Trap and Skeet, Pistol Shooting, Rifle Shooting, Jeet Kune Do

Personal Interests & Accomplishments Outside of Archery: Honours Bachelor of Science in Animal Biology