Queenie Newall, archer, 1908 Olympics in London.  Add Around The Rings on www.Twitter.com/AroundTheRings & www.Facebook.com/AroundTheRings for the latest info on the Olympics.

Queenie Newall, archer, 1908 Olympics in London. Add Around The Rings on www.Twitter.com/AroundTheRings & www.Facebook.com/AroundTheRings for the latest info on the Olympics.

"kill the wabbit, kill the wabbit, kill the wabbit lalalaaa" - ciekawe że strzała nie jest ostra tylko "głusząca" - Taymouth Hours, England, S. E. (London?), 2nd quarter of the 14th century: London, British London, MS Yates Thompson 13, f. 68v.

"kill the wabbit, kill the wabbit, kill the wabbit lalalaaa" - ciekawe że strzała nie jest ostra tylko "głusząca" - Taymouth Hours, England, S. E. (London?), 2nd quarter of the 14th century: London, British London, MS Yates Thompson 13, f. 68v.

Queenie Newall, 1908 gold medalist in archery.  Fifty three years old at the time, Queenie is the oldest woman to ever win a gold medal.

Queenie Newall, 1908 gold medalist in archery. Fifty three years old at the time, Queenie is the oldest woman to ever win a gold medal.

Olympic and world champions gather in Edinburgh for the World Cup Grand Final, the largest elite archery event ever to be held in the UK. BBC Sport's Nick Hope reports on the progress of the England archers, whose next competition will be the Commonwealth Games in Delhi.

Olympic and world champions gather in Edinburgh for the World Cup Grand Final, the largest elite archery event ever to be held in the UK. BBC Sport's Nick Hope reports on the progress of the England archers, whose next competition will be the Commonwealth Games in Delhi.

Sudden-Death Win Catapults British Archer, 20, to Rio Olympics

Sudden-Death Win Catapults British Archer, 20, to Rio Olympics

British archer Alison Williamson has joined a select group of Olympians after being selected for her sixth consecutive Olympic Games - http://www.PaulFDavis.com/success-speaker (info@PaulFDavis.com)

British archer Alison Williamson has joined a select group of Olympians after being selected for her sixth consecutive Olympic Games - http://www.PaulFDavis.com/success-speaker (info@PaulFDavis.com)

Olympic nail designs | British archer Alison Williamson showed off her patriotic nail design of... | Sympatico.ca Fashionism.ca : Fashion : galleries

Olympic nail designs | British archer Alison Williamson showed off her patriotic nail design of... | Sympatico.ca Fashionism.ca : Fashion : galleries

Sudden-Death Win Catapults British Archer, 20, to Rio Olympics

Sudden-Death Win Catapults British Archer, 20, to Rio Olympics

Detail of a miniature of a battle with archers and riders in armour, at the beginning of book 7, by the Master of the London Wavrin, from Bellum Gallicum (Les commentaires de Cesar), France (Lille) and Netherlands (Bruges), 1473-1476

Detail of a miniature of a battle with archers and riders in armour, at the beginning of book 7, by the Master of the London Wavrin, from Bellum Gallicum (Les commentaires de Cesar), France (Lille) and Netherlands (Bruges), 1473-1476

Detail of a miniature of the Christian fleet approaching Gaeta with archers poised to defend the city, from the Romance of the Three Kings' Sons, England (probably London), c. 1475 – c. 1485

Detail of a miniature of the Christian fleet approaching Gaeta with archers poised to defend the city, from the Romance of the Three Kings' Sons, England (probably London), c. 1475 – c. 1485

Silver Bulls Eye - Tanqueray & Black Pepper Infused Tanqueray Gin, Martini Extra Dry, Red Cherry -   Inspired by Reginald Brooks-King the British Archer who won the Silver Medal at the 1908 London Olympics

Silver Bulls Eye - Tanqueray & Black Pepper Infused Tanqueray Gin, Martini Extra Dry, Red Cherry - Inspired by Reginald Brooks-King the British Archer who won the Silver Medal at the 1908 London Olympics

(CNN) -- The first world records of the London 2012 Olympics have been set by a blind South Korean archer -- hours before Friday's much-anticipated opening ceremony was due to begin.  Im Dong Hyun is legally classified as blind and cannot see out of his right eye, but it did not stop the two-time gold medalist bettering his own leading 72-arrow score in the qualification competition at Lord's cricket ground in the British capital.

(CNN) -- The first world records of the London 2012 Olympics have been set by a blind South Korean archer -- hours before Friday's much-anticipated opening ceremony was due to begin. Im Dong Hyun is legally classified as blind and cannot see out of his right eye, but it did not stop the two-time gold medalist bettering his own leading 72-arrow score in the qualification competition at Lord's cricket ground in the British capital.

British archer Amy Oliver reaches into her quiver with flag- (and Olympic ring-) decorated fingers

Olympians' nationalistic nail polish

British archer Amy Oliver reaches into her quiver with flag- (and Olympic ring-) decorated fingers

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