ATA Member Opinions on Industry-Related Issues, 2008
This study was conducted for the Archery Trade Association (ATA) to determine members’ opinions on issues facing archery and bowhunting, on the ATA itself, on issues facing the ATA, and on the ATA Trade Show. retail members most commonly say Access to hunting areas, involvement of younger participants and the affordability of the sport were sited by ATA retail members as top issues facing bowhunting today. When asked to name the most important issues facing archery and the most important issues facing the archery and bowhunting industry, answers included involvement of younger participants, declining participation overall, and cost of equipment.View Report
Did You Know?
The ATA hosts Archery Academies with assistance from state wildlife agencies and USA Archery. The Academies help train local parks and recreation agency personnel so archery can be a part of the community’s recreational offerings.