Traditional Chinese Archery was one of the Six Noble Arts of the Zhou Dynasty (1146–256 BCE)
Technically, is the art, practice or skill of using a bow to shoot arrows.
For millennia, Chinese Archery has played a pivotal role in the Chinese society.
In particular, this art featured prominently in the ancient Chinese culture and philosophy.
Archery skill was a virtue for Chinese emperors, Confucius himself was a teacher.
The Chinese society spanned a wide geography and time range, so the techniques and equipment are diverse.
Improvement of firearms and other circumstances, archery, as a ritual, and military practice disappeared.
However, in the 21st century, there has been a revival in the interest to practice the traditional Chinese style.
What will you learn in Archery?
First, you will submerge in a tranquility atmosphere, and learn exercises for strengthening body and mind.
You will shoot from various positions and hit targets from different distances.
You will also learn meditation, which is also a part of this practice.
Learn how Confucius used the art of archery to gain more power over the self.
You will also learn and practice some self-defense techniques, conditioning, and stretching.
Where to practice
We practice in our large and secure indoor studios, transformed into a range.
We can also go to an outdoor range nearby.
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