Archery Workout

Archery’s health benefits and how to get in shape for the sport.

Archery doesn’t require superhuman strength. While upper body strength is definitely an advantage, archery requires more stability, flexibility, and good posture than brute strength. However, archery is a physical sport, so increasing your general fitness is only going to help you improve your skills.

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Compound Bow brands

Compound Bow Manufacturers and Brands

A bow and arrow to many hunters is much more than a piece of equipment. The history of the brand that built it and the values and passion they instill into their bows is often just as, if not more, important than the bow’s performance itself. Today we will take a look at a few of the top names in compound bow making and see their stories and what they have brought to the compound bow industry.

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Olympic Archery – Equipment, Bows, Targets, and Distance

Since the dawn of time, humans have been using bows and arrows to hunt animals so that they could ensure their own survival. The first bow and arrow may have been made from stick, bone, and string, but modern-day bow and arrows seem like a completely different beast altogether. They have been carefully crafted and designed to provide accurate and consistent shots for their users. For hunting, archers have benefited from the innovations in bow making by having bows that can shoot faster and hit harder, ensuring that they are killing animals in the most humane and efficient manner possible. However, today we will take a look at the world of Olympic archery, where athletes shoot at targets, rather than hunters at animals.  How did Olympic archery come to be? What equipment helps make archers so accurate? We’ll answer this and some other common questions and misconceptions people have about Olympic archery.

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