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  1. Help! choosing spine for arrows Victory VAP

    Arrows & Strings
    Hi! I'm looking for new arrows to match my bow, was looking for Victory VAP because I read some good things about them also because are in the range for my budget. Well, I have a 70 recurve bow, 42 pounds in my fingers, 29 inches of draw length, string BCY 18 strands, with stabilizers. The...
  2. WTB/WTT for Olympic Recurve Setup

    Traditional Gear For Sale or Trade
    Not sure where the best place for this posting is. I want to try a cheaper setup before I decide to spend 2+ gs on a brand new Hoyt formula bow. That being said if I see a good deal I'm not afraid to spend some money. Looking for anything from bare bow to full setup. I can do PayPal or trade...
  3. For Sale Left Handed - Silver - Axcel Sight

    F.I.T.A. Classified
    Left handed - Silver - Axcel Recurve Sight New Sight... Mounted once, shot with about 50 arrows and never used again. Ships with all the hardware (mounting block, screw, knob, aperture block) inside the Axcel case with manual, sight tapes, sticker and checklist. $300 + 20 shipping
  4. For Sale or Trade Hoyt Excel

    F.I.T.A. Classified
    This bow was of one of my students but he doesn't uses any more. It is a Hoyt ILF Excel 21" riser and Hoyt short 30# limbs. I think I have 2 strings for this bow. Also I can add a basic plunger, quiver and I have like 7 carbon One (something like 1070 spine) that he uses with this bow. Would...
  5. Hoyt formula factor HP full set up 26# medium limbs

    Traditional Gear For Sale or Trade
    Hoyt Factor Formula HP riser RED RIGHT HAND 25" GAS performance string Hoyt Formula Carbon X-tour Foam recurve limbs Medium 26# Beiter red plunger Shibuya Ultima rest red Shibuya Ultima RC carbon sight Red Shibuya Caruno stabilizer set- 4" extension, 11" side rods, 28" main staibilizer Shibuya...
  6. Yamaha superfeel forged complete kit

    Traditional Gear For Sale or Trade
    This bow appears to be in almost new condition. I personally attached the clicker plate, and as you can see in the photo, it still has the plastic protective film on it. It comes with the 30# limbs, but I will switch out for the 43# Eolla limbs if desired. I'll include both sets for an extra...
  7. Brace Height Change Due To Temp?

    General Archery Discussion
    So here's what's been going on, and I'm pretty new to this sport. I'm shooing a Yamaha Superfeel, and generally have my brace height set at 22cm. I've noticed that since it has gotten warmer in Florida, that I can set it at 22cm, but after 30 minutes of shooting or so, the height it down to...
  8. Beginning Competition Bows

    Traditional Archery
    I really want to get into archery and ultimately take part in some competitions in the region (Midwest U.S.). I've been researching recurve bows, but haven't found anything on a good beginner bow that'll allow me to transition into competitions. I've been looking at SF recurves and Win & Win in...
  9. Brady Ellison talks Olympics

    General Archery Discussion
    Brady Ellison is heading to his third Olympic games this summer. He's the best men's Olympic recurve archer the U.S. has produced in the past decade, but he's still hunting for that elusive Olympic gold medal. Here's a Q & A he did with Lancaster Archery about the Olympics...
  10. For Sale PSE X-Appeal Riser and PSE Xpression Limbs

    F.I.T.A. Classified
    For sale Red PSE Xappeal Riser 25" RH in very good to excellent condition. It also comes with a shibuya arrow rest and beiter clicker. Asking $430 includes shipping to anywhere in the continental USA. PSE Xpression 40# Long Limbs. These limbs are so smooth. $375 includes shipping Doinker...
  11. Bow Mass/Weight and arrow's dynamic spine

    F.I.T.A, N.A.A., Collegiate Archery, And J.O.A.D.
    Hello fellow archers, While I was tuning by bow awhile back, I heard this one interesting theory about the mass/weight (not draw weight) of the bow effecting the arrow's dynamic spine. The theory goes as is: if an archer removes weight (again not draw weight) from his/her bow the arrows will...
  12. Archery Instructor/Coach Postition Open AHQA

    Archery Headquarters Academy is looking for an experienced archer with a charismatic personality! This is a coach/ instructor position, you will be working around children and adults from age eight and up. The position is a part time position offering about 20-30 hours per week. Certification is...
  13. New Archer, New Bow

    Traditional Archery
    Hey everybody, I've recently started archery and would like to start looking into getting my own bow. I'm more interested in olympic style target archery and will probably get into sights and stabilizers in the future. However, I just want to get started shooting barebow until I get better form...
  14. For Sale or Trade Hoyt Carbon 720 Medium 36#

    F.I.T.A. Classified
    I have a new pair of Hoyt Carbon 720 limbs for sale or trade. Medium length. 36#. Near perfect condition. Only used for 2 weeks. Asking $285 or trade for a higher end riser or carbon foam limbs medium 38-40#.
  15. Recurve Bow s take down Olympic kit W&W risers Hoyt limbs W&W limbs

    Traditional Gear For Sale or Trade
    I'm Selling My Recurve Bows, Olympic take down.. one is a carbon aluminum W&W riser around $750.00 new and one is a aluminum W&W riser around $270.00 new set of Hoyt limbs around $750.00 new set of W&W Limbs around $200.00 new an ARE Olympic arrow rest and a Carter arrow rest with a...
  16. Complete Hoyt Formula Package

    Target Bows
    Complete ready to go Olympic Recurve bow package. I bought it new 6 months ago and shot it maybe 10 times, practically perfect condition. Almost everything comes in its original packaging. Package Includes: Hoyt Formula F7 Carbon Foam Limbs, 48lbs - Medium Hoyt Formula Excel Riser, 25" - Black...
  17. Sebastian Flute Axiom Plus Recurve Limbs # 30

    Traditional Gear For Sale or Trade
    Pair of long, 30 pound S-F Axiom Plus Recurve limbs for sale. Brand new, never been shot. Bought them from Lancaster along with another lower weight set (just starting to shoot recurve) and realized I don't need both sets of limbs at the moment. Will come in original packaging. PM for more...
  18. LH Hoyt Formula or Grand Prix Horizon Pro or better with 720 limbs or better, help!

    F.I.T.A. Classified
    So I've been scouring the forums, visiting pro shops, and waiting for financial opportunities for the past two years to get into competitive olympic archery. And I really, really aspire to drop target compound to get into it. Problem being, finding a LH bow setup is tough. So I've sucked it...
  19. Bring a 5X Olympian and "Hunger Games" coach to your club or range!

    F.I.T.A, N.A.A., Collegiate Archery, And J.O.A.D.
    ​​ Khatuna Lorig is teaching archery workshops at clubs and ranges across the country. And YOUR range could be the only one to host Ms. Lorig in your state or region. Ms. Lorig's Olympic-style training workshops for archers of all ages and skill levels Get students excited with the...
  20. Compound Archery in the Olympics - Yes or No?

    General Archery Discussion
    I'm researching whether there is interest in compound bow events in the Olympics or not. I love to see everything from a simple yes or no to suggestions for events. Thank you for reading and hopefully participating.