Archery: Steps to Success is excellent as a course text or a self-instruction guide. Either way, this unique progression of skills will help readers get started quickly, make steady progress, and proceed at their own pace. In this book, 18 steps (chapters) explain why each concept or skill is important, identify keys to correct technique, help archers correct common errors, explain how to practise each skill in realistic ways, list specific performance goals for each drill, and provide, checklists for evaluating proper technique.
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"A fine book teaching the essentials of archery, Archery: Steps to Success provides well-rounded instruction in choosing archery equipment, shooting form, aiming, and archery technique. I would recommend it to anyone interested in becoming an archer and for experienced target shooters looking for solid tips on improving scores."
Mike Strandlund Editor, Bowhunting World magazine
"The most complete instructional book on the market. All the details and steps to perfect shots make it an excellent teaching tool. This outstanding book will help the student reach the level of proficiency desired."
Arlyne Rhode President, U.S. & International Archer magazineAbout the Author:
Kathleen M. Haywood is a National Archery Association-certified instructor who has taught archery at three universities. An eight-time Missouri state archery champion, she is now retired from competition. During her years of competing, she was a member of the Professional Archers Association (PAA) and the National Field Archery Association (NFAA).
A member of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Eduation, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD), Dr. Haywood was presented the Scholar Award by the Central District of AAHPERD in 1995. She is also a member of the North American Society for Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity and a fellow of the American Academy of Kinesiology and Physical Education.
Dr. Haywood is the associate dean for instruction in the School of Education at the University of Missouri-St. Louis. She earned her PhD in motor behavior from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1976. A resident of St. Charles, Missouri, she enjoys playing tennis and watching all types of sporting events.
Catherine F. Lewis is an elementary physical educator at Andrews Academy in Creve Coeur, Missouri. A former member of the PAA and NFAA, Ms. Lewis has had more than 10 years’ experience in archery instruction and a successful career in archery competition. She has taught archery in the professional preparation program at the University of Missouri-St. Louis and to youths in school, scouting, and camp programs.
Ms. Lewis is also a member of AAHPERD and of the Missouri Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (MAHPERD). She earned her master’s degree from the University of Missouri-St. Louis in 1986. Ms. Lewis lives in Des Peres, Missouri, where she devotes her leisure time to camping, fishing, and reading.
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Book Description Leisure Pr, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0880113243
Book Description Leisure Pr, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: New. First Edition; Third Printing. Steps to Success Activity Series; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 208 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 39073a
Book Description Leisure Pr, 1988. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0880113243