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Old 08-13-2019, 10:59 PM   #1
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So I have shot a few 3D fun shoots. I would like to get into shooting in 3D tournaments. What do I need to know? How did you get started ? Any advice ?
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Old 08-13-2019, 11:45 PM   #2
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So I have shot a few 3D fun shoots. I would like to get into shooting in 3D tournaments. What do I need to know? How did you get started ? Any advice ?


Keep going to local shoots and talk to guys until you find some that shoot regularly in tournaments. Season is dying down for the year but that gives you time to gear up for next year. Are you looking to shoot in the bowhunter class or do you want to get the long stabilizers and magnified sights?


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Old 08-13-2019, 11:51 PM   #3
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As of now I’m just looking at the Bowhunter class. I don’t know that I want to dive in head first with a whole new set up. I could see myself getting a little more in depth down the road.
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Old 08-14-2019, 12:13 AM   #4
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As of now Im just looking at the Bowhunter class. I dont know that I want to dive in head first with a whole new set up. I could see myself getting a little more in depth down the road.


Then just start shooting more. I take a piece of cardboard, draw a 4 circle on it and draw three smaller circles inside of it to resemble an ASA 10 ring and practice on that. Padgettarchery.com has a ton of good information and hes really good at teaching even over the phone. High quality info for basically nothing


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Old 08-14-2019, 12:20 AM   #5
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Great info HighwayHunter! Thanks for the lead.
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Old 08-22-2019, 10:33 PM   #6
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Start in hunter class, you will better your range estimation etc and be able to use your existing rig. This is a very competitive class so some never move up but some do, all depends on the person.
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Just take your bow with plenty of arrows, And show early to practice and warm-up, People with experience help to you can shot with confidence in your class, Personally I knew from beginners get the first place sometimes you never know, But I m sure a lot of fun.
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