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What Is Happening In The World Of Archery (November 2020)

The world of archery is ever-changing, with something new and exciting taking place at virtually any given moment. This fact serves as a true testament to just how all-encompassing the sport of archery truly is. From industry news to happenings at every level of formal archery competition, there is always much of note for the …

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How To Not Hit Your Forearm With The Bowstring

One universal truth regarding archery is that at some point in time or another, virtually everyone will fall victim to the stinging slap of a bowstring coming into contact with their forearm. When this happens, aggravation and pain generally force an end to that day’s practice session, and eventual bruising is inevitable. The question of …

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What to look after when buying compound bow

What to look after when buying a compound bow

When first becoming interested in hunting and using a compound bow instead of a longbow, there are several factors to consider. It is not all that complicated, but one does still need to understand specific aspects of hunting and compound bow features to appreciate their pros and cons, and which type of bow will be …

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5 Tactics For Rut Hunting Success

As temperatures continue to fall, and the leaves begin changing in color, excitement builds for the wealth of bowhunting opportunity to follow in the weeks to come. The whitetail rut will be kicking into full gear within the next two weeks, bringing with it some of the best hunting of the season. As bucks begin …

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What Is Happening In The World Of Archery (October 2020)

In the world of archery, there is seldom a dull moment. On any given week, competition is taking place at every level, archery related events are being held, and news from within the industry begins to develop. This keeps the true archery enthusiast on their toes and provides further validation that archery itself is a …

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What Is Happening In The World Of Archery (September 2020)

There is seldom a dull moment in the world of archery. History is always being made, milestones are consistently being broken, and numerous events of note are taking place. This alone adds great appeal to the sport of archery as a whole, as one need not look far to find all that is unique, interesting, …

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My Barebow

My Barebow Journey – First Steps

I always was fascinated by barebow archery. I have been binge-watching barebow contests for the last few months – be it Field, 3-D, or Target Archery. It´s awesome to see how good you can get with basically not much more than just a bow! I finally got myself a takedown recurve bow! You are probably …

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What Is Happening In The World Of Archery? August 2020

The world of archery always tends to be quite eventful. In a month’s time, so much can change, as the sport of archery itself continues to evolve. The latter portion of July, and first half of August, has been no exception to this rule. In the last 30 days, we have seen major archery organizations …

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The Best Archery Books 2021

Archery is not limited to shooting arrows but an in-depth sport. If you are interested in learning more about the deeper thoughts behind it – Pick up a book – Educate yourself! To help you choose the best book about archery, we have reviewed a variety of top picks to help you on your journey …

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Hunting Regulations For Every State Clickable Map

How to Use? Easy! Just click on your state and you will be redirected to the state hunting regulations. And here is a plain list too. Just click on any state – you will be redirected. Also, read our article about the draw weight requirements for elk hunting. Hunting and Wildlife Regulations for each State …

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2020 National Wildlife Turkey Federation Convention

If you are a die-hard turkey hunter, the annual NWTF Convention in Nashville, Tennessee is a sight to behold. Hosted at the spacious Gaylord Opryland Hotel and Convention Center, this yearly gathering was a full-on celebration of hunting, both for turkey and other forms of game. Every February, an abundance of call makers, apparel companies, …

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Bowhunting: Should I Use A Release Aid And Why?

Those that are new to the sport of archery often become overwhelmed at the onslaught of information that presents itself when one is attempting to decipher which gear they should purchase. Questions such as, “Should I use a release aid, and if so, why?” are common among those that are new to shooting a bow. …

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How to determine the bow length

Bow Length For Height

Choosing which bow to purchase is undoubtedly a momentous decision for any archer to make. A misstep in the selection process can lead to less than satisfactory accuracy and unnecessary monetary expenditure. When deciding which bow is right for you, it is valuable to consider the best bow length for height, as it relates to …

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Longbow vs Recurve Bow Which is Best?

Throughout time, numerous varieties of bows have existed, each one offering its own distinct set of advantages and disadvantages. Some of these bow designs have faded into obscurity as centuries have passed by. Others have stood the test of time and are still prominent within the world of archery today. What follows is a comprehensive …

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