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Cloverdale Agriplex, Semiahmoo, Tradeshow -

This year’s Semiahmoo Valentine’s Indoor 3D Shoo will be held at the Cloverdale Agriplex on February 14th and 15th. For $2.00 you can enter the first “Wooden Arrow Challenge”. Simply POST your BEST score for each day but make sure you use wooden arrows! The Archer with the Best Two Day Total will be awarded 50% of the pot plus a “Keeper Trophy” while the other 50% will go to the Semiahmoo F&G Club. Look for the table at Cloverdale Agriplex on February 14th and 15th. (More interesting stuff HERE)

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workshop -

Ravenbeak Natureworks has just sent us their 2015 schedule for the upcoming standard bow workshop, bow immersion, and the natural arrow workshop. The standard bow workshop is a very full three day workshop where you will transform stave into a fully functional bow matched to your draw weight and draw length.  Bow immersion is an eight day course, filled with all things bow! Build a yew wood bow, with all the extras. The natural arrow workshop is a one day class that you will leave with dozen of your own arrows, matched to your bow. May 20151-3 - Vancouver: Wooden Bow Workshop5-7 - Vancouver:...

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Lars Anderson, Trick Shot Friday -

Lars Anderson has outperformed even himself with this incredible feat of skill shooting three arrows in 0.6 seconds while in the air. Lars also demonstrates his amazing skill by splitting an arrow that is fired directly at him, and grabbing arrows from mid flight and firing them back hitting a target dead on at incredible speeds!  We have recently wrote about Lars Anderson with his wild skills shooting 10 arrows in 4.9 seconds and that is an incredible accomplishment on it's own, we can not wait to see what his next announcement will be. The entire video is very good or jump ahead to time stamp...

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Abbotsford, Ag-Rec, Hoyt, Mathews, PSE, Tradeshow -

We will have the Hoyt line up in store for the week until Saturday when everything will be moved to our Hoyt booth at the 3D indoor located in the Ag-Rec Building in Abbotsford. We will have a PSE booth both Sat and Sunday. Come by the store or booth to see the Mathews HTR No Cam - one of the smoothest drawing, quietest bows available.The Hoyt`s on hand are as follows:Carbon Spyder ZT 30Carbon Spyder ZT 34Carbon Spyder ZT TurboNitrum 30Nitrum 34Nitrum TurboCharger IgnitePodium X Elite 37 We hope to see everyone there!

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2024 Olympic Games, Archery, Vatican -

The Vatican gardens could be the venue for the 2024 Olympic Games featuring both Archery and Football if the Vatican and Pope Francis win the bid to host the 2024 Games. With the big guy on their side they probably have a good chance. Portuguese cardinal Jose Saraiva Martins was quoted as telling the Quotidiano Nazionale daily's Monday edition it's never been done but sounds like an excellent idea. Martins said the Church has always encouraged sport as a vehicle for healthy values and archery could be held in the Vatican's gardens or in the little-used expanses at the Pope's summer residence at Castelgandolfo, to...

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