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Old 10-03-2013, 07:24 PM
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What is the story behind the reason you got into archery?



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Old 10-03-2013, 08:55 PM
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Was a family thing for me. My dad, both my uncles and my cousins shot all the time, even drove all over chasing 3d shoots through the summer. I honestly didn't own a gun of any kind till I was maybe 23- 24 years old but had a compound (my first" whitetail 2") when I was around 14 I guess. N I bet for the first 5 years I would be safe to say I shot 100 plus shots a day
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Old 10-03-2013, 09:31 PM
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2 reasons-

1-More time in the woods

2-To me it is a more pure form of hunting. Yes, compound bows are very advanced but deer still need to be close. I am not a big fan of shooting at a deer, bear, whatever, at 4,5,600 yards. Doesn't seem as sporting, in my opinion.
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Old 10-04-2013, 07:35 AM
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for me it was to get deeper into the hunt, I wanted the feeling that follows when you know you outsmarted the game animal,
shooting a game animal with a rifle at X amount of yards is not an easy task but when you have to get into close range with a Bow that's a whole different story....
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Extend my hunting season The challange of the up close & personal
& thought it would make me a better hunter (didn't happen LOL)
Bow hunting actually has made me more patient & have learned a lot more about deer's habits
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Old 10-04-2013, 10:02 AM
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My dad got my brother and I involved. We had always rifle hunted, but after shooting that first deer with a bow, rifle hunting just isn't the same. My son will bow hunt from day one. He's four and already know more about deer hunting than a lot of adults.
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