This section contains sites about the sport of archery. Several different sub-categories are provided to group similar sites and make them easier to find. Links are also provided to other related categories such as shopping for archery equipment retailers and bowhunting for hunting sites. Archery Sports.
Archery is the sport, practice or skill of using a bow to propel arrows. The word comes from the Latin arcus. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: Archery is the sport, practice or skill of using a bow to propel arrows. The word comes from the Latin arcus. Historically, archery has been used for hunting and combat. In modern times, it is mainly a competitive sport and recreational activity. A person who participates in archery is typically called an archer or a bowman, and a person who is fond of or an expert at archery is sometimes called a toxophilite.
- Archery Category
- Archery games
- Bow draw - A bow draw is the method used to draw a bow. Currently, the most common method is the Mediterranean draw, long the usual method in European archery. Other methods include the pinch draw and the Mongolian draw.
- Bowfishing - Bowfishing is a method of fishing that uses specialized archery equipment to shoot and retrieve fish. Fish are shot with a barbed arrow that is attached with special line to a reel mounted on the bow.
- Bowhunting - Bowhunting is the practice of hunting game animals by archery.
- Clout archery
- Field archery - Field archery involves shooting at targets of varying and often unmarked distance, typically in woodland and rough terrain. As well as being a sport in its own right, it can be used to improve the techniques and abilities required for bowhunting in a realistic outdoor setting.
- Hunting methods
- Summer Olympic sports
- Ancient weapons
- The International Field Archery Association www
The IFAA is an amateur sports association founded in 1968 that represents field archers all over the world. Field Archery Association. Includes rules and regulations concerning targets, scoring and bow styles. International Field Archery Association.
- Information International Archery Federation (FITA) www
Information on world archery records and all-time bests, Archery Federation (FITA), a history of the association, rules for all formats of shoot, weekly training tips, a calendar of events, photo gallery, and links page. International Archery Federation (FITA).
- An Society of Archer-Antiquaries www
An International group formed in 1956 to study the development of the archery bow from the earliest times. Archer-Antiquaries. Includes journals, history and a member's forum. Society of Archer-Antiquaries.
- An Archery Interchange www
An active online archery community featuring a discussion forum, Interchange, classifieds, downloads, tournaments and competitions. Archery Interchange.
- Includes Online Archery UK www
Includes online discussion forum, Archery UK, bookstore, UK club locator, plus information on bows and how to get started in archery. Online Archery UK.
- Chaque Les Tigrettes de Tigrou www
Chaque semaine un nouveau dessin original d'archer. Les Tigrettes de Tigrou.
- Forums Integralsport www
Forums francophone sur le tir à l'arc : techniques, Integralsport, matériel, pratiques, nouvelles, résultats. L'entraide entre pratiquants. Integralsport.
- Kyudo Kyudo South Africa www
Kyudo at Mark's Park Archery Club in Emmerentia. South Africa. Training hours, contactinformation, and weblog. Kyudo South Africa.
- A Miyako Kyudojo www
A dojo in Washington DC Miyako Kyudojo.
- Offers Archery Leader training (GNAS) www
Offers training, Leader training (GNAS), leader courses, coaching, and fun archery for corporates in UK. Archery Leader training (GNAS).
- A A Shot in Time www
A brief history of world archery through the centuries from 25, Shot in Time,000 BC to present. A Shot in Time.
- Offers Frank Addington Jr. www
Offers to perform instinctive archery exhibitions at a variety of venues. Frank Addington Jr..
- Offers Samuel Saidel-Goley www
Offers profile and goals of this member of the 2005 World Indoor USA Championship Team, Saidel-Goley, archery tournaments where he competed, photos, and results. Samuel Saidel-Goley.
- Offering Van Buggenum Sports www
Offering a full range of bows, Buggenum Sports, equipment and accessories to suit all your archery and crossbow needs, from novice to expert, modern and traditional. Van Buggenum Sports.
- Specialists The Archery Centre www
Specialists in field, Archery Centre, traditional, and re-enactment archery equipment. Includes down-load catalogue and hints. UK. The Archery Centre.
- Alexa: Archery Sports
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Archery Sports
- DMOZ: Archery Sports
dmoz.org Directory: Archery Sports