This book contains all the information you need to get started – from selecting and initial set-up of equipment, safety, looking at the mental aspect, and a series of Lessons to learn to shoot. It is a comprehensive book for those who want to learn proper technique correctly. It also can be used by anyone who wants to improve their technique or how to safely and properly learn to use a back tension/hinged jaw release.
The Lessons in Fundamentals of Compound Target Archery cover every aspect of proper shooting technique. With a series of exercises, it goes step by step through learning each aspect of proper shooting technique. Lesson 1 starts with setting the body in proper position, Lesson 2 starts you shooting. After that, Lessons 3 and 4 show you how to master the release all top competitors use for training, and many for competition. The final Lesson is about aiming.
In the Lessons, you progressively learn to shoot correctly for either recreation or competition. For recreation, use what you like; for competition, follow the book carefully.
With over 300 illustratrions in 147 pages, it shows every aspect in a way that promotes understinding. View some pages to see what’s there!
- Compound Target Archery
- The Equipment
- Significant Points Before Getting Started
- Eye Dominance
- Overview of the Shot
- Lesson 1 – Learning Body Alignment
- Lesson 2 – Shooting the Bow
- Lesson 3 – Learning the Back Tension/Hinged Jaw Release
- Lesson 4 – Shooting the Back Tension/Hinged Jaw Release
- Lesson 5 – Aiming
- Appendix – Your First Bow