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    If you’re serious about improving accuracy, increasing consistency, and achieving competitive success, Archery is your guide.

    Featuring the in-depth instruction, insight, and advice from the world’s top coaches and archers, Archery sets a new standard in resources for those who compete with the recurve or compound bow.

    Archery includes a wealth of information on perfecting stance, body alignment, muscle recruitment, and shot sequence. You’ll master the skills and techniques taught at the U.S. Olympic Training Center by legendary coach KiSik Lee. Then you’ll prepare for competition:

    • Select and properly tune equipment.
    • Develop a winning shot sequence.
    • Set up, draw, and complete the shot.
    • Maximize practice time.
    • Train physically and mentally for competition.
    • Develop a successful tournament strategy.

    Developed by USA Archery, Archery is an invaluable resource you’ll refer to again and again.

    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1 Becoming a Competitive Archer
    Butch Johnson

    Chapter 2 Equipment and Tuning Tips
    Mel Nichols

    Chapter 3 Developing the Athlete’s Shot Sequence
    Guy Krueger

    Chapter 4 Recurve Shooting: Setting Up
    KiSik Lee

    Chapter 5 Recurve Shooting: Drawing the Shot
    KiSik Lee

    Chapter 6 Recurve Shooting: Completing the Shot
    KiSik Lee

    Chapter 7 Compound Shooting: Setting Up and Completing the Shot
    Mel Nichols

    Chapter 8 Making Practice More Effective
    KiSik Lee

    Chapter 9 Nutrition and Physical Training for Archers
    Guy Krueger

    Chapter 10 Mental Training for Archers
    KiSik Lee

    Chapter 11 Planning to Win
    Butch Johnson

    Chapter 12 Preparing and Peaking for Competition
    Sheri Rhodes

    Chapter 13 Developing Young Archers
    Diane Watson

    Chapter 14 Developing an Athlete’s Support Team
    Robby K. Beyer