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  1. PODCAST: Dan and Emily McCarthy

    PODCAST: Dan and Emily McCarthy

    Podcast Dan and Emily Dan and Emily McCarthy are one of 3-D archery’s power couples. Both shoot for Mathews, and both are usually in the mix at any tournament they enter. The 2017 season was especially good for Dan, who won the IBO World Championship and finished second in both the ASA Shooter of the Year and IBO National Triple...
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  2. Dan McCarthy on target archery with a thumb-button release

    Dan McCarthy on target archery with a thumb-button release

    There are lots of thumb-button - or thumb-trigger - releases on the target lines these days. After hinge-style releases, thumb buttons arguably are the second-most popular among indoor target archers. Thumb-button releases have jaws or a hook that capture the bowstring for drawing. A trigger that’s activated by the thumb opens the jaws or releases the hook and the bowstring...
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  3. Dan McCarthy's guide to killer 3D archery arrows

    Dan McCarthy's guide to killer 3D archery arrows

    For more than a decade, pro archer Dan McCarthy has been working his way onto podiums at 3D archery tournaments. He knows what it takes to succeed at the game’s highest level. Not surprisingly, McCarthy is meticulous about setting up all his equipment. But when it comes to his arrows, he is especially particular. And he builds his arrows with...
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