2022 D’ Foster Cup – November 26, 2022


The Virgin Islands Archery Association Nationals was called the 2022 D ‘Foster Cup, and was held on November 26, 2022, at the HLSCC Campus.

The name of the cup was in fond loving memory of the Association’s Inaugural President, David Foster, who passed away. The medals displayed an engraved image of Mr. Foster at full draw.

The medals were presented by David’s, children Anise and Dillan Foster.

The winners of the cup are as follows

Event Medal Name Division
Qualifications Gold Keyara Smith Recurve Women – U15
Qualifications Gold Shile David Recurve Men – U21
Qualifications Gold Naomi Onuwfuju Compound Women – U18
Qualifications Gold Kasadiyah Baird Genesis Women
Qualifications Silver Eva Fox Genesis Women
Qualifications Bronze Kellyann Tillack Genesis Women
Individuals Gold Nicholas Moore Genesis Men
Individuals Silver Valentin Zahrenbelnyj Genesis Men
Individuals Bronze Kristian Young Genesis Men
Individuals Gold Kellyann Tillack Genesis Women
Individuals Silver Gabriella John Genesis Women
Individuals Bronze Kasadiyah Baird Genesis Women
Mix Doubles Gold Kasadiyah Baird / Nicholas Moore Genesis
Mix Doubles Silver Eva Fox / Valentin Zahrenbelnyj Genesis
Mix Doubles Bronze Gabriella John / Noah Fox


According to one of the coaches, Laura Fox, she mentioned that the “competitors enjoyed themselves a lot”.

The Individual Genesis Men Gold medalist, Nicholas Moore, stated “I enjoyed the competition and the overall format of the event. I hope next year more kids would compete as it was a great experience.” 

There was stiff competition on the field overall, with one upset in the Genesis Women division, wherein newcomer to the sport, Kellyann Tillack, who started in September, edged out a couple of veterans in the sport.

This event was partly sponsored Unite BVI

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