Archery: Steps to Success - 3rd Edition

Archery: Steps to Success - 3rd Edition : Steps to Success

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Aimed at beginners to archery and intermediate players who want to improve their skills, this book provides readers with a progressive instruction of the sport, starting with the very basics and developing into a deeper understanding of the technique. It covers all aspects of archery, including: shooting form, sighting and aiming, anchoring and choosing and tuning equipment. It also includes over 90 drills, enabling readers to develop their practical skills out on the range.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 216 x 276 x 16mm | 580.6g
  • Human Kinetics Publishers
  • Human Kinetics
  • Champaign, IL, United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 1 Halftones, black and white; 216 Illustrations, black and white
  • 0736055428
  • 9780736055420
  • 195,505

About Kathleen Haywood

Former professional archery champion and National Archery Association certified instructor Kathleen Haywood is currently an associate dean for graduate education at the University of Missouri. Catherine Lewis has more than fifteen years of experience in archery instruction and a successful career in competitive archery.show more

Review quote

""A fine book teaching the essentials of archery," Archery: Steps to Success "provides well-rounded instruction in choosing archery equipment, shooting form, aiming, and archery technique. I would recommend it to anyone interested in becoming an archer and for experienced target shooters looking for solid tips on improving scores."" Mike StrandlundEditor, "Bowhunting World" magazine ""The most complete instructional book on the market. All the details and steps to perfect shots make it an excellent teaching tool. This outstanding book will help the student reach the level of proficiency desired."" Arlyne RhodePresident, "U.S. & International Archer" magazineshow more

Table of contents

Step 1.Fitting EquipmentStep 2. Shooting Safely Step 3. Shooting With Good FormStep 4. Sighting and AimingStep 5. AnchoringStep 6. Refining TechniqueStep 7. Improving Accuracy With Arrow PatternsStep 8. Adding Accessories to Increase AccuracyStep 9. Tuning, Upgrading, and Maintaining EquipmentStep 10. Sharpening Mental SkillsStep 11. Competing Step 12. Bowhuntingshow more

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