Archery Fundamentals-2nd Edition
Archery is one of the hottest sports out there, and there's no better introduction to the sport than Archery Fundamentals, Second Edition.
Inside are all of the essentials you need to succeed and get on target. From stringing your bow to learning basic shooting technique, instructions and accompanying photographs will guide you through every step of the shot.
You'll also find insider tips for choosing, adjusting, and maintaining archery equipment as well as recommendations for using accessories to improve your accuracy. You'll discover how to correct errors and fine-tune your approach. And, if you want to compete, you'll appreciate our how-tos for trying archery tournaments.
Archery Fundamentals is a better, faster, and safer way to learn the basics. With this book, you'll have as much fun learning the art of shooting as you'll have hitting your target!
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Bows
Chapter 2 Arrows
Chapter 3 Accessories
Chapter 4 Shooting Recurve
Chapter 5 Shooting Compound
Chapter 6 Alignment, Anchor Points, and Releases
Chapter 7 Taking Aim
Chapter 8 Maximizing Performance
Chapter 9 Scoring
Chapter 10 Equipment Maintenance and Repair
Chapter 11 Competition
Chapter 12 Traditional Archery
“A comprehensive overview, Archery Fundamentals is perfect for those new to the sport.”
Denise Parker-- Three-time Olympian (1988, 1992, 2000) and Bronze Medalist (1988)
ExcerptsAttending a Competition
Before you buy: Bow styles, parts of a bow, and draw length
Improve your shooting recurve
Traditional, Target, Field, and 3D Equipment Setups