Month: February 2013

  • USA Archery JOAD Stars Pin Awards Part 2: Hoped for Fixes

    The USA Archery JOAD Stars Pin Awards are a great system of benchmarks to encourage and reward youth archers’ efforts in archery. The awards program has a been great success at Golden Gate JOAD and with its archers. You can read our general overview of the JOAD Stars Pin program for more information on the […]

  • The Trick to Saving Arrows with an Arrow Puller

    The Best Arrow Pullers for Everyday Use The most useful “trick” for safely pulling arrows is to an arrow puller. An arrow puller is a tool we all wish we could do without. Either we should never miss, so we’d never need to pull an arrow out of a tree or wood target frame, or […]

  • First steps to becoming a better archer

    The Golden Gate Junior Olympic Archery Program has a sizable club with beginning and advanced students. The advanced students come on Saturdays for a special 30 minute ‘performance coaching’ session with Level 4 coach David Chan and also must maintain a pre-paid 10-lesson card. Given the fact that they must be onsite with equipment setup […]