June 23rd, 2014, 04:10 AM
Korean weight training method
I'm just wondering, are the Koreans so good at archery because they have a different (is it, really?) training regime?
Here's their full weight training program:
Do other nationalities have different routines?
July 1st, 2014, 12:50 PM
Looked like normal weight lifting to me.
July 1st, 2014, 12:55 PM
July 8th, 2014, 08:51 PM
Looks very basic.
They probably have a top secret archery training routine they don't share with the rest of the world.
July 17th, 2014, 12:49 PM
Looks like a good workout routine to me, but nothing archery specific and nothing you wouldn't see being done in any high school gym.
July 17th, 2014, 01:43 PM
I don't now if this is true or not, but I was always under the impression back in my competitive JOAD days (is it still called JOAD?) that the Korean archers were selected by certain anatomical traits, and that they could pick up and shoot each others bows with minor changes if need be.
What they do have though is one of the strictest training programs out there, have perfected it over the years, and dedicate their lives to mastering their sport/art.
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