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3D archery is one of North America's fastest growing sports, 3D archery consists of shooting a three dimensional object such as burlap sacks or foam animals. The shoots can be from unmarked distances and scoring is dependant on where the arrow strikes the object. 3D Archery was originally developed for hunting practice, but due to its competitive nature, many non-hunters have adapted this type of archery.

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One of the great attractions in archery is the diversity of shooting styles, the seemingly endless variations of equipment and of course the great variety in courses and targets that can be shot. In all of these variations there is one single intent and that is to hit the specific point on the target that you are aiming at. Like any sport unless the objective of the sport can be achieved with some regularity its not much fun. As with any other sporting pursuit practice is the way to improvement. Despite what the name says, field archery is certainly not normally...

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One of the first things any aspiring archer does with a piece of bent bamboo, a string and an ‘arrow' – which is usually another piece of bamboo, thinner than the first and, with a bit of selection, straighter – is see how far he can shoot it. This is Flight archery in its simplest form.Flight is the only form of archery which doesn't involve a target. Or it has the biggest target (the Earth) depending on how you look at it. It is ironic that this first type of archery for children has the fewest adherents among adults. Yet it is...

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There are many different styles of archery, each with there own rules and categories depending on what equipment you choose to use. The are no rules governing which style of archery might suit you best. Just pick the one you think you will enjoy the most! These styles can be basically broken down in to 3 types. TraditionalProbably the most famous bow in the world is the English Longbow; a traditional archery bow. If a member of the public was asked to name a famous archer they would undoubtedly think of Robin Hood, and not the current Olympic Champion. Traditional...

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The composite bow is bow, able to store more energy because it is made from two or more types of materials. The back of the bow is made of a material that resists being stretched, while the front is made of a material which resists being compressed. The two materials work together to make a stronger bow that can store more energy.  

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