Archery is the art, sport, practice, or skill of using a bow to shoot arrows. The word comes from the Latin arcus. Historically, archery has been used for hunting and combat. In modern times, it is mainly a competitive sport and recreational activity. A person who participates in archery is typically called an archer or a bowman, and a person who is fond of or an expert at archery is sometimes called a toxophilite.

How to Play

01. Assume the shooting position

02. Nock the arrow

03. Draw and anchor the bow

04. Aim

05. Release the string

06. Follow through

Sports Associations Details

President

NameTelephoneEmail
Cdr. H.U. Silva (Retd)077 - 7397425cdrhusilva@gmail.com



Secretary

NameTelephoneEmail
Major S.P.B.Serasinghe077 - 7397425captbandula@yahoo.com



Treasurer

NameTelephone
Mr. Sarath Chandrasiri Withana071 - 8334728



Federation/Association Address

Address
No. 25A, fonseka Road, Panadura



Email
srilanka_archery@yahoo.com