All Posts by Robert Gate

Shooting Tips From The Pro

Archery is a sport that requires self- discipline and self-control as well as correcting the bad habits. If you want to get into the world of archery, the first thing that you should do is to correct your bad habits. This is the key to improve your shooting skills like a pro. Following and implementing […]

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Bows and Arrows: Viking Era

Bow and arrow is one of the traditional weapons. It was not only used in hunting or in sports, it was also used in battles. The origin of bow and arrow can be traced back in the Viking Era. The Vikings were considered as one of the great warriors in history. They are said to […]

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Choosing the Right Feather for Your Arrow

The secret to a perfect shot relies on the accuracy of your arrow.  You have to have the perfect arrow to have the perfect shot. However, people only focused on the weight, length, and spine of the arrow. They tend to forget that the feather used is also crucial to make the arrow fly true. […]

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How to Make a Hunting Bow

When you go hunting, you need specific materials to continue surviving in the wild. Some of these materials are bought on shops which specialize on creating hunting materials. However there are materials wherein you need to customize in order to fit to what you really needed. Bow hunting is an activity of hunting animals through […]

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Archery Technique: Understanding Grasp of String

How far up the row of the knuckles do you go? How can one keep the string on his fingertip? These are questions starting archers ask. It looks easy when you look at it from a viewer’s point; however, it’s actually more difficult that what it lets out. How to hold the string? Some shooters, especially the […]

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Traditional Technique: What String Walking Is

There is never a perfect technique when it comes to archery. Archery is not just an ordinary sport because it requires different techniques to get  good aims. Techniques vary on how comfortable an archer is in a certain position to get a perfect shot. Archers differ in how they position their bows, how they take their shots […]

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Traditional Technique: The Accuracy of Gap Shooting

Gap shooting is usually used by professional archers in competitions and by expert hunters during the hunting season. However, most people, especially beginners, find it hard to work around it because of the its intricacy. To fully understand this difference in opinion, you must first understand how gap shooting works. Photo source: https://outdoorsmanstores.com How does it work? If you […]

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Things You Need to Know About Mongolian Bow

In the early time, the Mongolian bow played a vital role in the survival of the Mongols. Their bows were formidable and superior compared to the other weapons created in their time. The Mongols were able to conquer the Manchu dynasty because of their great line of defense. Mongolians used their bows until they were […]

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The Difference between Traditional and Modern Archery

Archery has been both used in the past and in recent times. There are reasons why it still thrives today. In the past, archery is considered to be an essential skill learned by individuals for purposes like military and hunting. Today, it evolves into something else. Before the time of firearms, archery was one of […]

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Different Types of Arrowheads

In archery, there are many different types of arrowheads that an archer can use depending on the purposes. Even though there are so many different kinds out there, there are typically only 5 main types.These are the triangle shaped ones, the square ones, the round ones, the long ones, and the spear shaped arrowheads.Each of […]

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