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Training/Diet Update

October 19, 2011


First things first… Bows and Rifle are very different. With a modicum of training, a 12 year-old kid can be taught to punch tight groups at 500 yards with a scoped rifle. Yet that same person would likely not be able to draw a seventy-pound hunting bow. Given two days, I could take almost anyone […]

Just Bought My First Bow: a Mathews Z7

October 16, 2011


Following my trip to Pro-Line last week, I was chatting with my friend who is a serious bowhunter. When I told him I was going to buy a bow and was considering a low-end “starter bow” he kiboshed the idea and offered to sell me his old bow, a 2010 Mathews Z7, and everything I’d […]

Adding a New Tool to the Toolkit: Bow

October 14, 2011


I’m still rather new to the hunting scene, but my brief perusal of the NY State Fish and Game Laws tells me one thing. Want to hunt deer and live in Manhattan? Buy a bow: About six months ago I fooled around with a bow at a local archery range/proshop Pro-Line Archery. Had a good […]