Even though archery is a very safe sport, to fully protect yourself from
injury during shooting, you will need the following accessories:
Finger Tab or Archery Glove: Either tie or slide the
finder tab onto the middle finger of your shooting hand
Arm Guard: Place arm guard on the forearm opposite the arm of the
Why Do I Need A Arm Guard?
The arm guard is actually designed to protect the arms, specifically the wrist area of an archer once heís released the notched arrow on his bow.
The string has the tendency to hit an archerís arms during the release and this is why from a safety as well as a performance perspective it is important to have the armguard on at all times. Certainly no one wants to lose a competition or not hit their target because of something as trivial as cuts or bruises on their arms.