Relying on the expertise of some of the nation's top coaches and competitors such as Rick McKinney, Larry Wise, and M.J. Rogers as well as the publishers of Archery Focus magazine, this comprehensive book covers all aspects of competition for all disciplines within the sport. Whether you're a target archer, field archer, or bowhunter, you'll discover the subtleties of technique that will give you the competitive edge--and you'll learn how to tailor your approach to specific conditions and events.
Precision Archery covers advanced technique and form of recurve, compound, and barebow archery. It provides in-depth instruction to help you perfect your stance, align your body, engage the right muscles, and flawlessly execute every phase of a shot sequence, from predraw through release.
You'll also learn how to
-employ mental preparation, focus, and relaxation techniques to improve your consistency and accuracy;
-adjust your technique for various weather and terrain conditions; and
-use fitness training to condition your body in ways that will directly enhance your archery performance and skills.If you're ready to go beyond the basics of shooting and bow stringing to develop pinpoint accuracy, turn to Precision Archery for the edge you need.
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massive help for me as a bigginer
This is a well written book that address the multiple, necessary areas one must practice and consider to be serious about archery. I personally am a recreational archer and hunter looking to get into 3D competition and possibly target competition. Regardless, the book helped me refine my form, equipment, and practice to feel ready for the coming season and my first competitions.
Advanced Form for Recurve Archers
Developing Your Compound Archery Form
Executing the Shot
Achieving a Physical Edge
Tuning the Mind
Tuning Recurve Bows and Arrows
O Tuning Compound Bows and Arrows
Dealing With Difficulties