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List of personal best shots

Here is a list of the Norwegian historic archers personal best distance shots. They will be categorized by type of arrow only, but information on the bow will be noticed too. Here we will only write down records from bows with natural materials, but modern glue and modern bowstring materials are allowed. 

 

(F)= Female  (J)= Junior

 

Flight arrow

Distance                                      Archer                                           type of bow                                           bowyer                    

 

Over 350m:

394m/ 429 yards                       Ivar Malde                                             Hornbow                                         Ivar Malde

374m/ 409 yards                       Bjørnar Burdahl                                   Hornbow                                         Bjørnar Burdahl

366m / 400 yards                      Daniel Taralrud                                    Hornbow                                        Bjørnar Burdahl


Over 300m:

333m / 364 yards                      Magne Aarberg                          80#@24" white oak/jatoba                   Magne Aarberg

333m / 364 yards                      Nils Torske                                 100#@28" Hazelwood ESB                 Nils Torske 

321m / 351 yards                      Roger Kvist                                 55#@24"  Hickory/Osage recurve       Bjørnar Burdahl

306m / 334,5 yards                  Åse Aarberg    (F)                       50#@25" Bamboo/Osage ESB           Bjørnar Burdahl

 

 

Over 250m:

299m/ 327 yards                     Harald Sindre Berge                  65#@24" Hickoryflatbow                    Bjørnar Burdahl?

294m/ 321,5 yards                 Tom A Wangensteen                 55#@23" Hickory/osage r/d                Bjørnar Burdahl?

294m/ 321,5 yards                 Sølve Ryland                               55#@23" Hickory/ osage r/d               Bjørnar Burdahl? 

280m / 306 yards                    Eirik Diserud                              140#@32" Birch/oak tvividr                  Eirik Diserud

279m/ 305 yards                     Benjamin Bjerknes      (J)         ??                                                             ??

266m / 291 yards                     Are Onstad                                  ??#@32"  ?? Warbow                          ??

257m/ 281 yards                      Frode Moen                                ??#@??" ESB                                         Frode Moen

257m / 281 yards                     Brede Kvist    (J)                         60# bamboo/ipe ESB                           R. Kvist/ B. Burdahl

256m / 280 yards                     Ole Høgelid                                 ??                                                              ??

255m / 279 yards                     Roar Strand                                 ??                                                             ?? 

 

Over 200m:

249m/ 272 yards                      Kristen Brendhaugen                ??                                                            ??

249m/ 272 yards                      Øystein Leivestad                       70#@30" Hickory reflexed flatbow    Bjørnar Burdahl

248m / 271 yards                     Lars Søderholm                         ??                                                             ??

246m / 269 yards                     Bendik Moen    (J)                      ??# Hickory                                            Frode Moen

243m / 266 yards                     Solveig Brendhaugen    (F)      ??                                                             ??

241m/ 263,5 yards                  Per Onsrud                                  ??                                                             Per Onsrud

240m/ 262,5 yards                  Egil Gulla                                     90#@26" wytch elm SB                       Daniel Taralrud

238m/ 260 yards                     Ole K. Brattli                                 ??                                                             ??

232m/ 254 yards                     Einar Johan Mehl                        ??                                                            ??

229m/ 250,5 yards                 Krister Engvoll                              ??                                                            ??

224m/ 245 yards                    Joachim Arntzen                           ??                                                            ??

220m/ 240,5 yards                 Øyann B. Strand                           ??                                                            ??

219m/ 239,5 yards                 Mike Mills                                      ??                                                             ??

216m/ 236 yards                    Truls E. Dahl                                 ??                                                            ??

214m/ 234 yards                    Nils Lystad                                    ??                                                            ??

213m/ 233 yards                    Trond K. H. Hagerup                   ??                                                            ??

210m/ 229,5 yards                 Ola Dimmen                                 ??                                                            ??

208m/ 227,5 yards                 Knut Neergaard                            ??                                                           ??

207m/ 226,5 yards                 Ingar Abrahamsen                      ??                                                            ??

207m/ 226,5 yards                 Kristoffer Griffin                            ??                                                            ??

207m/ 226,5 yards                 Bjørnar Rønningen                     90#@30(?) Ash Holmegard              Bjørnar Rønningen

206m/ 225,5 yards                 Liv Lien               (F)                      ??                                                            ??

205m/ 224 yards                    Ola Klåpbakken                           ??                                                            ??

204m/ 223 yards                    Tore Svepstad                              ??                                                           ??

203m/ 222 yards                    Helen Haugen       (F)                 45#@30" Oak flatbow                         ??

203m/ 222 yards                    Johnny Randen                            ??                                                           ??

203m/ 222 yards                    Svein Endre Røsok                      ??                                                           ??

202m/ 221 yards                    Sigmund Skeie                             ??                                                           ??

202m/ 221 yards                    Glenn Bach                                    ??                                                           ??

202m/ 221 yards                    Jan De Gier                                    ??                                                          ??

201m/ 220 yards                    Lars Hoen                                      ??                                                          ??

201m/ 220 yards                    Elias Drønen                                 ??                                                          ??

201m/ 220 yards                    Jan Erik Lindseth                          ??                                                         ??

201m/ 220 yards                    Rune Nyhaug                                ??                                                          ??

200m/ 219 yards                    Per Elhammer Johansen           ??                                                          ??

 

Over 150m:

198m/ 216,5 yards               Irun Dahl Elverum      (F)               ??                                                           ??

192m/ 210 yards                  Hege Tvete                 (F)                ??                                                           ??

191m/ 209 yards                  Tobias Gutman                               ??                                                          ??

191m/ 209 yards                  Håkon Eriksen                                ??                                                          ??

190m/ 208 yards                  Nils Røsok                                       ??                                                          ??

186m/ 203,5 yards              Petter Andresen                              ??                                                          ??

185m/ 202,5 yards              Trond Kvitnes                                  ??                                                          ??

185m/ 202,5 yards              Jens E. Johannesen                      ??                                                          ??

184m/ 201 yards                 Nina Andersen          (F)                 ??                                                          ??

183m/ 200 yards                 Martin Nordli                                    ??                                                          ??

179m/ 196 yards                 Nina Standerholen    (F)                ??                                                          ??

179m/ 196 yards                 Robin Eriksen                                 ??                                                          ??

179m/ 196 yards                 Johannes Ibel                                 ??                                                          ??

178m/ 194,5 yards             Tom Nitteberg                                  ??                                                         ??

177m/ 193,5 yards             Per Olav Johnsen                           ??                                                          ??

177m/ 193,5 yards             Ivar Rasch                                        ??                                                          ??

176m/ 192,5 yards             Lars F. Johannesen                       ??                                                         ??

175m/ 191,5 yards             Einar Hansen                                  ??                                                          ??

174m/ 190,5 yards             Terje Grime                                      ??                                                          ??

174m/ 190,5 yards             Helge Nilsen                                    ??                                                          ??

173m/ 189 yards                Kjetil Engja                                       ??                                                          ??

173m/ 189 yards                Gina W. Teksum       (F)                  ??                                                          ??

172m/ 188 yards                Per Paulsen                                     ??                                                           ??

172m/ 188 yards                Ragnar Homb                                  ??                                                           ??

171m/ 187 yards                Pål Lien                                             ??                                                           ??

171m 187 yards                 Arne Karlsen                                     ??                                                          ?? 

 

TBC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Standard arrow

Distance                                    Archer                                            type of bow                                             bowyer                   

  

Over 200m:

253m/ 277 yards                     Eirik Diserud                                140#@32" tvividr bow                          Eirik Diserud

243m/ 266 yards                     Daniel Taralrud                           143#@32" yew warbow                        Eirik Diserud

224m/ 245 yards                     Jon Fredrik Heramb                   150# @32" yew warbow                      Daniel Taralrud

222m/ 243 yards                     Magne Aarberg                            100#@32" ash ESB                             Magne Aarberg

212m/ 232 yards                     Stein Ove Aarberg                        117#@32" Osage warbow                 Bjørnar Burdahl

212m/ 232 yards                     Are Onstad                                    100#@32" ash/walnut warbow         Per Onsrud

201m/ 220 yards                     Bjørnar Burdahl                            100#@32" Wytch elm warbow          Eirik Diserud

 

Over 150m:

194m/ 212 yards                    Sølve Ryland                                 143#@32" yew warbow                     Eirik Diserud

194m/ 212 yards                    Knut Støver                                      ??                                                          ??

188m/ 205,5 yards                 Egil Gulla                                       70#@32" yew longbow                      Daniel Taralrud

170m/ 186 yards                    Stian Green                                   117#@32" yew warbow                      Daniel Taralrud

169m/ 185 yards                    Bjørnar Rønningen                       115#@32" Bamboo/oak warbow    Bjørnar Rønningen

148m/ 162 yards                    Bendik Moen        (J)                     70#@32" yew longbow                      Daniel Taralrud

 

Over 100m:

140m/ 153 yards                    Ingar Abrahamsen                       ??                                                           ??

103m/ 112,5 yards                Benjamin Bjerknes        (J)          ??                                                           ?? 

 

 

 

Livery Arrow

 

 

Distance                                  Archer                                                type of bow                                             bowyer

205m/ 224 yards                  Stein Ove Aarberg                    117#@32" Osage warbow                        Bjørnar Burdahl

190m/ 208 yards                  Magne Aarberg                         100#@32" ash ESB                                    Magne Aarberg

114m/ 124,5 yards              Åse Aarberg                               50# Osage ESB                                           Magne Aarberg