Archery Fundamentals (2nd Revised edition)

Archery Fundamentals (2nd Revised edition)

By: Teresa Johnson (author)Paperback

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Archery is a fast growing sport and for those wishing to take it up there's no better introduction than Archery Fundamentals. Inside this revised edition are all of the essentials needed, from how to string the bow to learning basic shooting technique. Instructions and accompanying photographs will guide archers through every step of the shot. They will also find expert tips for choosing, adjusting and maintaining archery equipment as well as recommendations for using accessories to improve their accuracy. Readers will discover how to correct errors and fine-tune their technique and, if they should want to compete, they'll appreciate the advice on how to approach archery tournaments. This book presents a better, faster and safer way to learn the basics of Archery.

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About Author

Teresa Johnson received USA Archery's 2010 Coach of the Year Award and has coached recreational and competitive youth and adult archers since 2007. She is a level 4 US National Training System (NTS)-certified archery coach and was a compound and recurve competitor before turning to coaching. Combining her love of archery with her passion for communications in her job, she served as the press attache for the U.S. archery team at the 2012 Olympic Games. She also was project coordinator for Archery (Human Kinetics, 2013), edited by USA Archery.


Chapter 1. Bows; Chapter 2. Arrows; Chapter 3. Accessories; Chapter 4. Shooting Recurve; Chapter 5. Shooting Compound; Chapter 6. Alignment, Anchor Points, and Releases; Chapter 7. Taking Aim; Chapter 8. Maximizing Performance; Chapter 9. Scoring; Chapter 10. Equipment Maintenance and Repair; Chapter 11. Competition; Chapter 12. Traditional Archery.

Product Details

  • publication date: 27/10/2014
  • ISBN13: 9781450469104
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 176
  • ID: 9781450469104
  • weight: 367
  • ISBN10: 1450469108
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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