Rio 2016 is just around the corner, and we want to get you ready to watch Olympic archery. It’s not that different from Katniss Everdeen in “Mockingjay: Part 2” – there’s still a bow, arrows…and maybe just a few extra accessories. The arrows fly faster than Usain Bolt’s crazy speeds. And they travel a whole lot farther. In fact, archers at Rio 2016 will shoot a target that’s the size of an apple from 70 meters away – over three quarters the length of an American football field.
What are you waiting for? Learn 7 cool facts about Olympic archery that will get you prepped for prime Rio 2016 viewing!