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 developed an Archery Park Guide for parks and recreation agencies anxious to build archery parks in their communities. State agencies can offer this guide as a tool to infuse neighborhoods with archery and bowhunting opportunities.