The Healthy Habit Of Archery | Living Healthy Chicago

Healthy habits are important at any age and can be a great way to help us maintain our health as we get older. Now this next woman says archery has been an amazing tool for keeping her active. And it’s a lot of fun too. (upbeat rhythmic music) Sometimes the best way to pick up […]

How to make an archery target from Ikea Dimpa storage bag

hi guys my daughter loves the Hunger Games and aspires to be Katniss Everdeen and as archery is a fun outdoor activity that I am happy to encourage I purchased this Barnett Lil’ Sioux junior Recurve archery set. Now it did not come with a target, so it decided to make my own. What I […]

Archery | Compound or Recurve?

This is one of the most common questions that people new to archery will ask. Should I buy a compound or a recurve bow? They’re quite different and there’s a bit of friendly emnity between recurve and compound shooters. Well, most of the time. In case you’re not sure what a bow is, this is […]

The Rules of Archery – EXPLAINED!

Ninh explains, the Rules of Archery The object of the game is to score more points than your opponent. Archery, sometimes referred to as ‘Olympic’ or ‘Target Archery’ is a sport where you use a bow, to shoot arrows into a target. The main two competition bows are a recurve bow, where the arms of […]

Archery | Nocking the Arrow

Hey guys, this is NUSensei. Today I have a quick video covering a fairly trivial topic and that’s nocking the arrow. By that I mean putting the arrow on to the string. This really isn’t the hardest thing to do and I didn’t want to do a whole tutorial about how to put the arrow […]

Beginners guide to archery Pt2: Archery bows 101

Hi, Hi, fellow archers and welcome back to Phoenix Archery’s introduction to beginning of Archery. This is the fiberglass bow. This, I would recommend for people like scouts, Cubs, army cadets, or you know any cadets – real young beginners because they really are robust and tough to break, where you could buy the wood […]

Archery | Making Bowstrings – String Material

There’s a difference between these strings, and it’s not colour. Now many people want to get into making bow string thinking “Man, I really want to make this awesome red bow string.” And we go online, and then you see this: Wh… wha… what the heck is all this? What’s BCY? What’s dyneema? How much […]

Archery | Making A Two-Colour Endless Loop Bowstring

Welcome to another string making tutorial. Today we’ll be making a two color endless-loop string using BCY 8125G red and black. The process for making the string is identical to making a single color string. If you’re unsure have a look at my other string making tutorial. I’ll be pointing out things to watch out […]

Archery | Recurve Limbs – What’s the Difference?

The two most important parts of your bow are your riser and your limbs. They’re also the most expensive parts. Now an expensive riser has some fairly obvious differences to a cheap riser, but limbs generally look the same. So what’s the difference? In fact, there are quite a few things which you should know […]

Archery | Vanes – XS Wings

By now you’ve probably heard of Spin-Wings. These performance vanes are the choice of professionals, along with similar vanes, such as Kurlys and EliVanes. Easy to put on, they can improve accuracy thanks to the extra spin generated. Most competitive archers will be familiar with these vanes. However, they are not without their shortcomings. Unlike […]