Posts with the category “ground-archery”
Horse archery training without a horse
by The Flying Fletches on May 15th, 2017
With winter on the way (at least here in Australia) our thoughts are turning to how best to maximise our training when we're unable to train with our horse. While it's great to ride and train in all weathers, we all have times when we either don't feel like riding in the cold/wet/heat, or our horses are injured or spelling. So what are our options for horse-free training when our goal is to improv...
SA Rally Day Update 12the March
by The Flying Fletches on March 14th, 2017
We had a great day at Sunday's ground archery rally day, hosted by Bianca Stawiarski. The day catered to all levels of archers, from beginners who had never held a bow to more experienced horse archers. The training supported the development of instinctive archery skills, where the focus is on training your body to shoot accurately without aiming. Key to this is the development of consistency of f...