technique

The Lazy Guide to Archery

Andrew Smith says it doesn’t all have to be hard work – there are several tips and shortcuts you can use to improve your archery while making the most of your shooting time It’s a fact that most archers find

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The Crucial Factor

Roy Rose knows an unanticipated release is essential – and here, he explains why   One of the most puzzling aspects of our sport is surely the statistic that reveals that, although almost every elite shooter employs a surprise release,

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A Field Guide to Archery

Field archery is the ultimate challenge, whatever your bow style, and many of the world’s elite concur that their field exploits represent their finest achievements in archery. The accuracy that a quality target archer brings to this new experience is

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Optimise and Minimise

Top coach James Park reveals what you need to think about in order to both optimise your performance and minimise chances of injury In any sporting activity we need to use our body in the best way to optimise our

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Carter introduces the ‘Fair Chase’ and ‘Honey 2’

Carter Enterprises has announced the launch of two new release aids, the Fair Chase and Honey 2. The Fair Chase is a rotation release that has been designed specifically for young archers, allowing them to learn good technique early on.

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What breeds success indoors?

There’s plenty of crossover between archers who shoot well indoors and those who shoot well out of doors – but look down the results sheet, and you’ll notice that some names you see around the middle of leaderboards in the

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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 the longbow

If you’re interested in getting into traditional archery, Pip Bickerstaffe starts to outline some of the techniques involved in learning to shoot the longbow. This time, planning, warming up, and learning the draw

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Bending backwards

How strong and flexible must I be? Tyler Benner reckons most archers aren’t asking themselves this question

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The lay of the land

Alex Tyler explains the course-laying processes for NFAS competitions

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