Fred Bear
Share!Perhaps the most famous archer of the 20th century, Fred Bear did more for the sport of archery than most folks could dream of. Fred Bear. The name is synonymous with archery. If you know somebody who isn’t an archer, odds are the only archer they may have heard of […]

Legend of Archery Fred Bear: The Man Who Needs No ...


Horton Vortex RDX
Share!If you are looking for comfort and accuracy, the Horton Vortex RDX is worth a look. As the new crossbows of 2017 start to hit the shelf, it will be fun to watch what direction companies take this year. We’re likely to see some very fast crossbows hit the market. […]

New Crossbows of 2017: Horton Vortex RDX


Ravin R9 crossbow
Share!The Ravin R9 crossbow is not only a new crossbow, but it is a revolutionary approach to crossbow design. Every now and again a crossbow comes along that truly innovates. Whether it be in design or performance, a company decides to take a risk and break from standard procedure. This is […]

The Ravin R9 Crossbow is What You’ve Been Waiting For



Future of archery
Share!Looking to into the future is no easy task. Trying to predict the future of archery is no different. Why do you hunt? How often do you hunt? Where do you hunt? What species do you hunt? These are all questions folks in the outdoor industry pay close attention to. […]

What Does the Future of Archery Look Like? ATA CEO ...


Wood fletching
Share!If you didn’t know that wood fletchings could be used on an arrow, join the club. One of the best parts of learning history is the hidden gems you occasionally find. Sure, understanding the big events and trends in history is important, but sometimes the tiniest detail can be important […]

Wood Fletchings? You May Never Have Heard of this Medieval ...


Missed shots
Share!If you are constantly missing the mark with your bow, here are a few things to scan your gear for to help solve your shooting mistakes. Having a bad day at the shooting range can be frustrating. Constantly missing in one direction just magnifies the problem. Shot, after shot, after […]

Missing the Mark? Use these Simple Gear Tips to Solve ...



Howard Hill
Share!When it comes any era of archery history, Howard Hill must be considered one of the best. One of the most alluring aspects of archery is the history of the sport. Although archeologists speculate at how old the technology is, the youngest date of the bow and arrow is around […]

Legend of Archery Howard Hill; The Modern Robin Hood


Carbon Express Blade
Share!Does the Carbon Express crossbow recall pertain to you? Late in 2016, a Carbon Express crossbow recall was issued. The recall is aimed at two of the Carbon Express Blade models that can unexpectedly fire. This recall will impact about 3,800 units around the country. Carbon Express was made aware […]

Carbon Express Crossbow Recall


Crank cocking device
Share!If you’re looking to improve your crossbow accuracy, one place you might start is with a new cocking device. Whenever you make gear decisions the most important question to ask is, “Will this improve my accuracy?” You can have all the speed, power, and flash you want, but if you […]

Can a New Cocking Device Help Improve Your Crossbow Accuracy?



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Share!5 days online. Over 1 million views. I’d say the fully automatic crossbow is a hit on Youtube. The Internet has done some crazy things over the past few decades. It has opened up a new world of knowledge, and connected people like never before. It has also allowed us […]

You’ve Got to Check Out This Full Auto Crossbow


Recurve bow
Share!What’s hot on thecrossbowstore.com? These top selling bows have risen above the rest as the people’s choice. Kicking around with other archers is one of my favorite things to do. Talking bows, talking hunting, and talking shooting is something I simply enjoy. You can learn a lot from the experiences […]

Check Out These Top Selling Bows on thecrossbowstore.com


Traditional Recurve Youth Bow
Share!If you have a kid, or know a kid, interested in archery, these 3 traditional youth bows are worth a look. Movies are stories and we all have our own favorite stories. Since I was a kid my favorite movies have always been set in historical places. Movies like Braveheart, […]

These 3 Traditional Youth Bows are Worth a Look