Longbow is a D-shaped archery weapon that is widely used all over the world usually for hunting purpose. It is generally made of a thin wood straw by binding it’s both ends with a string. This archery weapon has its history from the early days of mankind when humans used to prepare Longbow for hunting animals to satisfy their food requirements. Longbows are still used in different parts of the world but these bows are not allowed in archery competitions.
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Recurve bow was invented almost 2000 years ago and it has now become one of the most common archery weapons because it has gained recognition at Olympic Games. Recurve bow has limbs which are turned or curved inwards that provide more velocity and brings better results to the archer. Recently, at Olympic Games, archers from all over the globe participate in archery competitions to display their skills by using Recurve bow.
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