Month: May 2018

How To Make The Tomb Raider Bow

Reference Picture: This is actually very easy to make, you don’t need a lot to have the new tomb raider bow and arrow, and it looks badass 🙂 You will need: 5 or 6 thin tree branches (4.5…

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See how our customer said about our traditional bows

See how our customer said about our traditional bows. Bought this to cosplay Lara Croft. The craftsmanship looks very good; I don’t think I’m even going to modify the looks of it at all.It’s prestrung with black paracord…

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Bill Would Ban All School Target Shooting and Archery Clubs in New York

In a frankly worrying development for US archery, a New York assemblywoman called Linda Rosenthal, is trying to get a bill passed in the local legislature that would ban all shooting sports – including archery – as part…

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Antalya: Day 2 eliminations

Eliminations are under way at the second leg of the Hyundai World Cup in Antalya, and Great Britain’s athletes have made a solid start. Our top qualifier was Patrick Huston. He is seeded 16th in the individual recurve…

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Why Archers Need to Absolutely Positively Write Things Down

I have to begin by saying that I have known a great many archers who were far better archers than I was who did not follow this advice. They kept everything in their heads (well, part of it;…

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150 15X: The compound archer’s quest for total perfection

The world record for the compound match is already at a perfect 150-point score. Linda Ochoa-Anderson set a new world record with an incredible performance at the Gator Cup in Floria, USA, where she scored 150 points with 11 arrows…

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Carbon Express Arrows: Which Are the Best Ones for Your Rig?

Here’s what I love most about Carbon Express: they make high-end arrows that have very little variation between models. They all basically have the same characteristics: they have relatively small vanes so that arrows maintain flight speed, they…

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If I Go to the Range, Will I Be the Only Woman There?

No way! Archery is wildly popular among women, and getting more and more popular with women every year. In this post, I’ll take a closer look at women in the archery world, discuss some facts and statistics about…

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How to Choose Arrows: A Guide

Most new archers seem to understand the basics about bows—the different types of bows, the parts, the accessories you can add on—but a LOT of new archers are totally baffled when it comes to arrows. And there’s a…

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What’s the Best Arrow Rest for a Recurve Bow?

Welcome! In this post, we’ll discuss ARROW RESTS: specifically, what I believe to be the best arrow rest for a recurve bow. Then, below that, I’ll get into some of the details about arrow rests—why some people use…

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