traditional archery

The ultimate instinctive archery event you’ve been missing out on!

What started out as a forum post has become a yearly event for one group of traditional archers. Jim Kent explains how The Gathering came into being

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Traditional troubleshoot: What’s dead release?

Rob Jones explains what dead and active release means from the perspective of a traditional archer

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Inside Aim4Sport: The one-stop shop and training centre

When Dave Leader and Gaynor Hutchison took over Aim4Sport, they decided to build on their love for coaching and create a combined retail and training centre

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Kit up for the outdoor season

Rob Jones explores the additional kit that’s come in handy for him over his years in field archery

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How to make a great 3D course!

Course setter Rob Jones takes us through how he makes a course both challenging and interesting

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Fletching by numbers

James Park looks back at the use of two and four fletchings on an arrow, and reveals why three became the standard used today

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Q&A: Am I positioning my bow arm wrong?

Roy Rose discusses whether or not there is a correct position when it comes to the bow arm and if you should push into the release…

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How do you tie an adjustable nocking point?

Bart Czuwara talks you through how to tie an adjustable nocking point…

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The joy of stumping!

It might not be the most common form of archery, but for Jim Kent it’s one of the purest. Here, he explains the allure of stumping, and how to go about trying it for yourself

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Step-by-step: The thumb draw

Shooting with a thumb draw is both a traditional and practical element of shooting a horsebow. Dan Sawyer breaks down how to get started…

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