We need to appreciate the generation of millennials who are still young because now many of them are aware of the importance of sports. Many of them have their interests in sports. One of them is archery. We may have never seen crossbow with scope used in practice. It is actually for practice and competition using a standard bow.
Many stigmas that say archery is a strenuous exercise and only for men. But slowly the stigma begins to disappear and many of your female friends choose archery as their sport. But did you know that there are some things you should know about archery?
1. Many Types of Arrows
For those of us who are laypeople must assume that all bows are the same type. But it turns out that there are many types of arrows with different uses.
Traditional bows are usually made of wood or bamboo and the distance to shoot them can only be used as far as 40 meters. The second is a standard bow made of wood laminate and the archery distance is around 30-40 meters. While the latter is a bow made of carbon metal or magnesium alloy and can shoot as far as 70-80 meters.
2. Many Communities
Along with the rising interest in archery, many young people have finally built a community for this sport. Not only limited to big cities, but this community is also spread in almost all states. So it is not surprising that this sport is rife with many young people.
3. It Does Not Need Much Money
For sports, this one does not need to spend a very expensive budget. What is needed from this sport is a bow, arrow, and target. For bows and arrows, you can make your own using traditional twigs and wood fiber. You can also use pipes, then for the target, you can use walls or trees that you draw such as arrow targets. But if you want to buy it also not too expensive.
4. Anyone Can Enjoy
The cool thing about this archery can be enjoyed by anyone. Both men and women can work in this sport. And even your friends who are physically imperfect can still do this sport.