What Are Arrows Made Of?

What Are Arrows Made Of?

Arrows are easily recognizable: their long, streamlined shape, pointed tip, and (what some might expect) feathered ends, ask anyone what an arrow is and it is likely they will be able to tell you. But what are arrows actually made of? I spent some time researching the various types of arrows to find out. Here … Read more

Is Archery In The Olympics?

Is Archery In The Olympics?

The Olympics consists of 35 different sports, 53 disciplines, and more than 400 events but is archery one of them? I spent some time reviewing the program to find out! So, is archery in the Olympics? Archery is a sport in the Olympics, although target archery is the only discipline included. Archery was first introduced at the 1900 … Read more

What Is A Nock In Archery?

What Is A Nock In Archery

A nock. It’s one of those words that you often see or hear in archery. But what does it mean, how is it used and what are people referring to here? I spent some time researching the terminology and its several uses to find out. Here is what you need to know. So, what is … Read more

What Is A Robin Hood In Archery?

What Is A Robin Hood In Archery?

Robin Hood. He is pretty unanimously associated with archery. We’ve heard of the legends, seen the statues. But there is also a specific term used and referred to him while practicing archery. But what is it and what does it mean? Here is what you would like to know. So, what is a robin hood … Read more

What Is A Quiver In Archery?

What Is A Quiver In Archery

Some things in archery are pretty self-explanatory. They are just like they sound. A quiver is clearly not one of them. Besides, you wouldn’t be here today if not. But what are they, what do they do and what function do they serve? Let’s find out. So, what is a quiver in archery? A quiver … Read more

What Is IBO In Archery?

What Is IBO In Archery

Not another acronym! This time it’s ‘IBO’. But what does it mean? I spent some time researching to find out for sure. Here is what you need to know. So, what is IBO in archery? IBO stands for the International Bow Hunting Organization. They have developed a system to test and define the speed a … Read more

Ultimate Guide to Kids Archery Equipment

Archery is a great sport for kids to get into. It promotes focus and discipline and is a skill that is useful for hunting and fishing. It also promotes self-confidence; there’s nothing like the feeling you get after hitting that tricky target. The right equipment is essential for anyone practicing archery, but it is especially … Read more

Ultimate Guide to Setting Up a Recurve Bow

Setting up a recurve bow can be an intimidating task. But it doesn’t have to be! With the right tools and some simple know-how, you can set up your recurve bow no problem. Don’t worry! Read on and learn everything you need to know about setting up a recurve bow. A recurve bow is different … Read more

Top 10 Crossbow Targets that Stop 400 FPS

Firing a crossbow is much different than other types of archery. Crossbows fire much faster and with much more force. 400fps is one of the most common powers of a crossbow. This means an average target won’t be able to withstand the impacts that the bolts produce. What are the ten best targets that will … Read more

Ultimate Guide to Archery Terms

Those new to archery may assume the only important terms they need to know should be related to the bow and arrow. However, there are many more archery terms that go beyond these items that novice archers should learn.  The following is our ultimate guide to archery terms. We will go over all of the … Read more