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  1. Hoyt 2020 Recurve Overview with Olympian MacKenzie Brown

    U.S. Olympic archer MacKenzie Brown and Lancaster Archery Supply recurve archery specialist John Wert run through the new recurve offerings from Hoyt for 2020. The latest lineup from Hoyt includes the Xceed Grand Prix riser, which is a great choice for Olympic archers, but includes special features aimed directly at competitive barebow archers. The Xceed features a new limb alignment...
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  2. Podcast: Olympic archer Mackenzie Brown

    Podcast: Olympic archer Mackenzie Brown

    Mackenzie Brown is one of the top female Olympic recurve archers in the world. Rising as high as No. 3 in World Archery's rankings of female recurve archers, Brown represented the United States at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil She's also the two-time defending champion in the Women's Recurve Division of the annual Lancaster Archery...
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  3. Proper nutrition fuels the successful archer

    Proper nutrition fuels the successful archer

    Everyone can benefit from good nutrition. Healthy living is better living. When it comes to sports, nutrition often is discussed with high-intensity games like football, basketball, soccer, etc. Proper nutrition fuels the body for those sports. Proper nutrition also is important for archery, even though it doesn’t require the same energy level as other sports. There is physical exertion in...
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  4. Olympic Archery Explained: Draw Weight

    Olympic Archery Explained: Draw Weight

    There’s no question the archers who will compete in the Olympic games in Rio this summer are the best Olympic recurve archers their home countries have to offer. They train hard, shooting their bows for many hours every day. And they’ve been doing that for years. So it’s no stretch to think of these athletes as the strongest Olympic recurve...
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  5. Mackenzie Brown's Olympic Archery Dreams Are Taking Her to Rio 2016

    Mackenzie Brown's Olympic Archery Dreams Are Taking Her to Rio 2016

    When Mackenzie Brown steps to the line in Rio de Janeiro this August, and nocks her first arrow at the 2016 Olympic Games, she will fulfill a dream she has worked for since she picked up a bow and arrow at 10 years of age. Photo courtesy of World Archery “I started in NASP (National Archery in the Schools Program...
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  6. U.S. Archers head to Turkey in search of two more Olympic spots

    U.S. Archers head to Turkey in search of two more Olympic spots

    This is it. A full team of U.S. archers is heading to Turkey this week for Stage 3 of the 2016 World Cup, June 14-19, but all eyes will be on the women's recurve competitors - Mackenzie Brown, Hye Youn Park and Khatuna Lorig. The three must win a team medal in order for the U.S. to qualify to send...
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