Beginner's Guide to Traditional Archery

Beginner's Guide to Traditional Archery

3.92 (155 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 5 business days


When will my order arrive?

Available. Expected delivery to the United States in 10-13 business days.


Not ordering to the United States? Click here.

Description

Easy-to-understand instruction for traditional archery Covers both target shooting and bowhunting Includes the author's exclusive tiered training program for instinctive shooting with in-depth advice on selecting bows, arrows, and accessories.The popularity of traditional archery has exploded in recent years, and this handy, readable guide serves as the perfect introduction for anyone looking to break into the sport.
From selecting arrow shafts to refining your form to entering your first tournament, it explains in straightforward, no-nonsense prose how to get started.
Whether you've never shot an arrow or are making the move from compound bows, you're certain to benefit from the author's time-tested training program for instinctive shooting, which develops a foundation of shooting skill through repetition.
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 140 x 210 x 7.62mm | 152g
  • Mechanicsburg, United States
  • English
  • 50 Illustrations, black and white
  • 0811731332
  • 9780811731331
  • 77,119

Table of contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction

1. Perfect Practice Make Perfect
2. The Right Equipment
3. Bare Shaft Tuning Your Bow
4. Correct Shooting Form
5. Basic Accuracy Exercises
6. Advanced Accuracy Exercises
7. Instinctive Bowhunting Practice
8. Custom Bows

Appendix A: Traditional Archery Suppliers
Appendix B: Custom Bowmakers
Appendix C: Resources
Appendix D: Notes

Index
show more

About B.J. Sorrells

Brian Sorrells spent four years in the U.S. Army before beginning a career in law enforcement that has spanned twenty-five years. His love for hunting and the outdoors began at a young age. He has shot and hunted with the longbow for more than two decades. Sorrells is a masthead contributor for Traditional Bowhunter magazine and also writes regularly for many other archery and hunting magazines. He is the author of Beginner's Guide to Traditional Archery and Traditional Bowhunting for Whitetails. He lives in Bedford, Indiana.
show more

Rating details

155 ratings
3.92 out of 5 stars
5 31% (48)
4 34% (53)
3 32% (49)
2 3% (4)
1 1% (1)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X