By Ella G

Brands of bows

There are many different brands of bows like

Hoyt , Bear ,Mathews ,Bow Tech ,Diamond ,White Water ,Platypus ,Prime ,Muzzy ,Hudson ,Quest , Easton ,Browning ,Elite

Recurve Bows

Recurve bows are the only bow the Olympics allow. Many archers also shoot recurve in field archery and 3D archery and when bowhunting a high poundage bow is needed.

Compound Bow

Compound bows are known for their widespread use in field and 3D archery, and bowhunting .Many archers also shoot compounds in target archery.


A crossbow is a modified bow and arrow and are commonly used in target, field and 3D archery as well as bowhunting. Crossbow are highly accurate and have a longer firing range then most other bow types.