Flight archery is a competitive sport and recreational activity that involves shooting an arrow the furthest distance possible, using a bow for propulsion. General accuracy is not as significant in flight archery as other forms of archery, as the angle at which the bow is shot and the equipment that the archer uses are more important for achieving maximum distance. For example, specialized arrows are often made of lightweight material to reduce air resistance. Participants typically shoot six arrows over an expansive flat space before retrieving all of them and marking the longest distance. The participants who shoots the longest distance wins the competition.
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Toronto Archery Club
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