The Archery Life
Here is a short compilation of what being a Target Archer under the "Larry Umbrella" can include - inserting yourself into a community (club members, practice, training, competitions, friendships, etc). At first it can seem so nebulous as to not exist, but the network and the connections and the journey are real/tangible/rewarding.
Aurora - first lesson age 9, jump to age 14 … progress in archery is so tangible, so trackable, so clear cut. Everyone has the opp to excel - learning and practicing/improving
JOAD club shooting for achievement pins …
Typical practice; lots of days and hours spent working on your form/technique. But it’s not drudgery - it’s soothing, it’s cathartic, it’s meditative, it’s satisfying, it’s joyful …
State Championship Tournaments
Big National Tournaments …
Outdoor JOAD Nationals in Raleigh, NC
Indoor Nationals in College Station, TX
Las Vegas International Open ..