There are different kinds of targets that we can mention. In hunting, the target is usually a bear, a dear, or any wild life in the woods. During the war, the targets aimed are the people or tribe which you consider as your enemies.
But in the modern world, were archery is now considered as a sports and hobby, there is a certain target customized and designed for archery.
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Provided below are a variety of targets you can choose from:
Birchwood Casey EZ Scorer Paper Targets Two Sided Targets 1775 5 Pack 37415
Time Remaining: 1d 15h 25m
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Flambeau Outdoors Boss Buck Deer Decoy
$102.50 (24 Bids)
Time Remaining: 10h 12m
Field Logic Black Hole Archery Target Bow Arrow Crossbow Shooting Range Practice
Time Remaining: 27d 13h 40m
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Horton Double Stop Camp Archery Target 12X12X12
$0.99 (1 Bid)
Time Remaining: 19h 47m
Birchwood Casey Eze Scorer Elk Paper Target 23x35 2 Pack 37485
Time Remaining: 1d 23h 25m
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1x Rainbow 10 rings shooting archery target paper competition special 236
Time Remaining: 1d 23h 43m
Birchwood Casey Target Spots Targets 6 Spots 10 Pack
Time Remaining: 2d 13m
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Archery Target bags 2 30 Wide X 34 Deep White Poly Bags without printing lot 4
Time Remaining: 2d 5h 10m
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Old Man Zombie Target 25 PACK
Time Remaining: 23d 11h 5m
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The target is where the archer aims to shoot the arrow, and is generally circular in shape. It is divided into 10 zones, the outermost zone with a score of one, while the bull's eye or the innermost zone, or the X ring, is worth 10 points.
The size of the target depends on how far it is situated from the archer. For shooting distances of 60, 70 and 90 meters, the target's size is approximately 122 centimeters wide. But for shorter shooting ranges of 30 and 50 meters, the size of the target is 80 centimeters wide. For 122 cm targets, each zone measures 6.1 cm wide; while for 80 cm targets, the zone is 4 cm wide each.
In target archery, the target is slanted 15 degrees backward, and its center should be 130 cm away from the ground.
The size and position of targets varies depending on its type of use. The target distances and target's sizes, structures, and position varies in different types of archery such as the field archery, clout archery, crossbow archery, 3D archery, flight archery, wand shooting, and others.