Archery is the 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 compe...
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How the Korean horn composite bow is made
The incredible passion and mastery behind the making of a Korean traditional bow
Lars Andersen: a new level of archery
Lars Andersen is a master of the bow. Besides incredible speed, he can jump, catch an arrow in the air and fire it back before landing. He fires three arrows in 0.6 seconds at 5:15 into the video, but...
Archery - Robinhood of South Korea
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Korean archers showing the world why they're the ones to beat.
Archery - Yun Mi Jin
Korean female archer who won the 2000 sdyney olympics.
Archery - Im Dong Hyun
The Korea top male archer shooting. A silent video...ENJOY!
Archery - Athens 2004
Ukraine vs Greece prt 1.
History of archery
The bow and arrow are known to have been invented by the end of the Upper Paleolithic.Projectile points (used on spears or atlatl darts) are known from earlier prehistory, dating to the Middle Paleoli...
History of archery - Wikipedia
Bow (weapon)
The bow and arrow is a projectile weapon system (a bow with arrows) that predates recorded history and is common to most cultures. Archery is the art, practice, or skill of applying it.
A bow is a...
Bow (weapon) - Wikipedia
An arrow is a shafted projectile that is shot with a bow. It predates recorded history and is common to most cultures.An arrow usually consists of a shaft with an arrowhead attached to the front end, ...
Arrow - Wikipedia
Bow string
A bow string joins the two ends of the bow stave and launches the arrow. Desirable properties include light weight, strength, resistance to abrasion, and resistance to water. Mass has most effect at t...
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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 Mongol...
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English longbow
The English longbow, also called the Welsh longbow, is a powerful type of medieval longbow (a tall bow for archery) about 6 ft (1.8 m) long used by the English and Welsh for hunting and as a...
English longbow - Wikipedia
Mongol bow
The Mongol bow is a recurved composite bow renowned for its military effectiveness. The old Mongolian bows that were used during the times of Genghis Khan were smaller than the modern weapons used at...
Mongol bow - Wikipedia
The Korean Bow (Korean: 각궁, Gak-gung) is a water buffalo horn-based composite reflex bow, standardized about 1900 CE from the variety of such weapons in earlier use. It uses with thumb draw. The...
Gakgung - Wikipedia
Compound bow
A compound bow is a modern bow that uses a levering system, usually of cables and pulleys, to bend the limbs.The pulley/cam system grants the wielder a mechanical advantage, and so the limbs of a comp...
Compound bow - Wikipedia
A crossbow is a type of weapon, based on the bow, consisting of a horizontal bow-like assembly mounted on a stock, that shoots projectiles called bolts or quarrels. The medieval crossbow was called by...
Crossbow - Wikipedia
Bowhunting (or bow hunting) is the practice of hunting game animals by archery.
Arrows, bows and sights are commonly of the more modern varieties. However, all effective variations, including cros...
Bowhunting - Wikipedia
Target archery
Modern competitive archery is governed by the World Archery Federation, abbreviated WA (formerly FITA - Fédération Internationale de Tir à l'Arc). Olympic rules are derived from the WA rules. WA is th...
Target archery - Wikipedia
Field archery
Field archery involves shooting at targets of varying (and often unmarked) distance, often in woodland and rough terrain. As well as being a sport in its own right, it can be used to improve the techn...
Field archery - Wikipedia
Clout archery
Clout is a form of archery in which archers shoot arrows at a flag (known as "the Clout") from a relatively long distance and score points depending on how close each arrow lands to the flag.Scoring z...
Clout archery - Wikipedia
Popinjay (sport)
Popinjay or Papingo (signifying a painted bird), also called pole archery, is a shooting sport that can be performed with either rifles or archery equipment. The rifle form is a popular diversion in D...
Popinjay (sport) - Wikipedia
Mounted archery
A horse archer, horsed archer, or mounted archer is a cavalryman armed with a bow, able to shoot while riding from horseback. Archery has occasionally been used from the backs of other riding animals....
Mounted archery - Wikipedia
Archers are people who practice archery. The word may also refer to: