Posted by on January 2, 2015 in Bhutan, People | 2 comments





Archery is a national sport in Bhutan. The target is 150m away which is amazing. I can barely even see the target from 150m.

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  1. That’s a sophisticated-looking compound bow and a Western-style draw. Is that the influence of the Olympics on the national art?

    • Their traditional bows are made of bamboo. However, whenever I saw locals exercising they used those professional bows which they import from the United States. I guess with a bamboo bow they would have a kind of disadvantage in international competitions 🙂

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