What is Olympic Archery?

Although there is a general rule in the archery community where no style of archery is better than another, some people have a view on modern archery and its equipment that is kind of negative. This is particularly true for the Olympic style of archery. Traditionalists will look at their sights and stabilizers and go […]

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 | String Maintenance

[shhh-thunk] A lot of people ask what do I need to do to maintain my string. The answer is simple: you wax it. You can buy sticks of bow string wax like these. This smaller one is a Bohning Accelerator wax. It’s a wax and string conditioner. Sounds like something you put in your hair, […]

Olympic Archery Explained

[shhh-thunk] Hey guys, this is NUSensei. As you’re probably aware by now there’s been a huge buzz with the Olympic Games kicking off in Rio, and already in the archery events there’s been a lot of excitement and success. The South Korean men’s team and the women’s team taking the gold medals in their respective […]