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Why Every Bowhunter Needs a Target Bow

Tuning into the target game now will help you fill the freezer later.

Why Every Bowhunter Needs a Target Bow

Shooting a target bow offers many benefits to bowhunters, not the least of which is an opportunity to get more experience shooting under pressure at 3-D tournaments and other competitions. (Nock On Archery photo)

I was that guy. You know, the curmudgeon who loved to shoot 3-D tournaments but felt the need to chastise shooters for toeing the line with a target bow and not their bowhunting setup. Why? It was an excuse, mostly. These guys and gals kicked the crap out of me on a regular basis. There also was a part of me that didn’t see the point in owning a target bow with a special target rest, moveable sight and a stabilizer that looked like it was made for a tightrope walker. Then, my eyes were opened.

The more I practiced with my bowhunting rig, the more I realized I had a growing obsession. That obsession was with accuracy. I longed to shoot a 300 indoor score and stack arrows at...

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