Written by ATA CEO/President Jay McAninch. At an early age, most people learn that there are two things that you never discuss in polite society: religion and politics. Many who work in the archery and bowhunting industry add a third thing to that list: crossbows.
Did You Know?
The ATA estimates that as of 2004, 36 percent of archery sales were for bows, $192 million; for arrows, $100 million for arrows, $88 million for accessories, $37 million for crossbows and $35 million for broad heads.