View Full Version : Got me a recurve-video
01-07-2012, 07:05 PM
Picked up a recurve the other day just for the fun factor.
Never knew it would be so hard on my one good finger. I ended up with a dime sized blood blister on the pad of my ring finger, had fun though...LOL
01-07-2012, 07:19 PM
The video doesn't work.
01-07-2012, 07:32 PM
Thanks for the heads up, fixed it.
01-08-2012, 02:02 AM
Nice shooting Don.
I like recurve bows, but I'm a terribly inconsistent shot and the time it would take me to get consistent, is better spent improving my form with a compound.
I do like Hungarian bows though, I have a few of them, and I'm intending to get a Japanese Yumi sometime this year.
Here's a few photos of me with my 80lb Magyr bow, shooting a suit of reproduction Roman armour for an archeology study (the armour was 45 yards away).
01-08-2012, 06:34 AM
Thats a really cool looking bow. It's fun shooting off horseback, isn't it, I loved it.
01-08-2012, 06:54 AM
I'd like to do more horse archery, but my boy Harry REALLY does not like bows (I'm sitting on my wife's mare in the photo).
Still, with a little time and patience...and some apples, I'm sure I could get him used to almost anything.
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