I joined here early in 2009 after 23 years away from archery.
My prior bow history was 3 fold, as a 10 year old I had a 20# glass bow.....In the late '70s, early '80s I got a Ben Pearson 45# recurve, probably 58".....Followed that closely with a junky Bear Whitetail Hunter compound.
Now that we've had a great thread on physical form improvements everyone has incorporated into there shot this year, I though we, (or I), could pick up some more valuable pointers on the mental side of the struggle.
From my own perspective, once I get into a tournament or even a competitive club...
The Fall 2009 issue of TradArchers' World magazine was mailed out about a month ago with articles by David Soza, Rod Jenkins, Jack Harrison, Lenny Rock, Steve Gore, Fred Anderson and many more talented writers. The magazine is available on-line at www.tradarchersworld.com for $5/magazine plus...
Another deer season is here. It seems to have come so quickly. Maybe because we are getting older.
Please post your pictures for the 2009/2010 season here. This will be our 4th year for saving those memory shots and it looks like some are off to an early start.
Good hunting to all.
The Standing Stone Traditional Archers of Central Pennsylvania will be holding our 3rd annual traditional only 3-d rendezvous on June 20-21, 2009.
Vendors will be present and all vendors are welcomed!!!
Thier is NO Fee to park at the shoot.
Their is NO "admission" fee for...
Well it's time to get started with this years season. Tuesday we will start our club's 15 week long Field league. We take the best ten rounds for average or any ten you can make it to. Half Hunter, half Field.
This coming weekend there is also a Field shoot at a club about 3 hours away. It's...
I been waiting on Gitnbetr (Mike Frizzell) to post but he must be out shooting :)
congratulations, Mike. I did notice that the yellow bits indicate new state record. WOW!
check it out guys. Gitnbetr done good! :)
Where can I find a list of shooting events in 2009? Bowsite.com is state-specific, but they only show the 2008 schedule. Looking for the event dates in MS. Thought there might be another website out there that might have it.
JULY 11,12th OxTAR TRADITIONAL BOWS ONLY
SEPTEMBER 19 & 20th Sportsmen's Weekend 3D SUNDAY ONLY
*New HEATED INDOOR ARCHERY LANES*
First Obama will lead us into a Butt kissing frenzy to all the Rogue nations that do not like us. Then he propose a bunch of diplomatic relation stuff that will cost us a bunch of money to nations that already owe us millions, especially Africa and Europe. Taxes will go up to rates never seen or...
Well. well. It looks like Hoyt has been very busy. Sure new limbs (faster, more torsionaly resistant blah, blah, blah). But not one, but two new risers.
The best looking riser I have seen from them in a while the GMX, Gold medalist extreme, even available in 27". A new 21 and 23" riser the...
Here's a new one to start collecting all those hero pics... and don't forget the butchering and cooking too!
All those that have already scored this year... please post your stuff here (even if you've posted elsewhere), so we can have a collection of TradTalk Bowhunting Successes all in one place.
I love to trad hunt in national forets, i can travel light and for an old man that measn i can hunt longer without getting whipped.
i rely on friends with atvs or trucks to help me get out any muleys or elk i am blessed to get.
i am very unhappy to hear the plans for the National Forests to...