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How important is the bubble level?

Crystal Gauvin sets you straight on whether your scope’s bubble level being, well, ‘level’ while shooting is important…

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Does arrow straightness really matter?

Everyone takes the importance of arrow straightness as a given – but is it possible to quantify? James Park and a group of fellow archers undertook a test to find out

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6 Ways to improve your shoulder strength for archery

Crystal Gauvin talks us through some easy and effective ways to improve your shoulder strength and endurance so you can build up your draw weight

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Sieze the moment

John Dudley explains how to prepare for when it all comes down to one shot. I was 18 years old and standing alongside two other guys looking at the final target for an ASA World Championship. All three of us

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Posted in Psychology

The First York

Jan Sachers – archer and historian – reveals the unique history of the York round and the development of national competition The second half of the 18th century saw the resurrection of archery as a pastime and sport for English

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Ask The Experts

Q: Considering the amount professional archers shoot, what do you do to prevent injury?   A For me the key to preventing injuries has always been rest days. I have shot full-time for five years and never experienced an injury, and I

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The Time and Space Conundrum

Archery has come a long way over the last few years, with professional archery booming and more archers dedicating 100 per cent of their careers to shooting. This is great for the sport and I am glad to see it

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Keeping a low profile

James Park looks at how stabilisers with blade-type profiles came about, and how they differ to circular rods

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Ask the experts

Our panel of experts from around the world answer your questions on every aspect of shooting technique, psychology and equipment

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Learning to love indoors

John Dudley has some top training rules for getting the best out of your indoor archery

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