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Last Updated: Sunday, 19 March 2006, 19:06 GMT
Folkard claims silver medal glory
Olympic archer Naomi Folkard
Folkard was one of a three women archers to represent GB in Athens
Britain's Naomi Folkard won the women's recurve silver medal at the European Indoor Archery Championships in Spain.

Folkard, 22, from Leamington, was beaten 118-108 by Berengere Schuh of France in the gold medal match.

She was the only Briton to make it past the first knockout round after beating team-mate Emma Downie 173-160.

"It was a marvellous performance by Naomi, who has established herself as one of Europe's top archers," said GB performance director Barry Eley.

"She was in outstanding form, and it is a wonderful start to the new season."

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