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:
Rinehart Targets 16411 Woodland Buck 3 D Archery Target BLEMISHED
Time Remaining: 9d 10h 5m
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Birchwood Casey Target Spots Targets 6 Spots 10 Pack
Time Remaining: 1d 1h 33m
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Black Hole Archery Target 18 New
Time Remaining: 1d 8h 15m
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Morrell Yellow Jacket Discharge Target New Free Shipping
Time Remaining: 17d 13h 38m
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Bulldog targets Doghouse XP new PLUS seriers FREE Shipping
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Rinehart Targets 16511 Woodland Hunter 3 D Archery Target BLEMISHED
Time Remaining: 16d 5h 44m
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New GlenDel Buck 3D Deer Target PolyFusion 4 Sided Core
Time Remaining: 27d 1h 2m
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Foam Filled 25 Archery Target
Time Remaining: 3d 5h 28m
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Morrell Super Mag Classic Fieldpoint Target Replacement Cover 100RC
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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.