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Mathews Q2 does the Job Again Image

Mathews Q2 does the Job Again

Glassing from a high mountain top, I spotted a nice 6×6 bull elk in a clear cut late in the afternoon on the 3rd day of the hunt. It was an area that I was familiar with and my hunting partner, Shane Evans and I quickly cam up with a plan for the morning. The… Continue Reading →

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success in South Africa 2002

I harvest this Ostrich at a distance of 40 yard with my Conquest 2. This bow is really fast and quite and accurate

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My first moose

I shot this moose with my Mathews SQ2 at 3 yards using a 2314 easton arrows and 125 grains thunderhead. My bow was set at 70lbs. THANKS MATHEWS FOR MAKING GREAT BOWS.

First "Real" Kill With a Mathews Image

First "Real" Kill With a Mathews

I bought the Legacy in July of 2002 and headed to Quebec with it in August. On the first morning of the hunt, I had to break off from the rest of the group, for I was the only bowhunter. I made a sweet stalk on this lone bull feeding on the top of a… Continue Reading →

success in South Africa 2002 Image

success in South Africa 2002

This Blue Wildebeest I harvest at a distance from 60 yard with my Conquest 2.

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2002 Alberta Record Black Bear

It was a rainy evening in northwest Alberta, Canada. It was the 4th day of a 6-day black bear hunt with Plihal’s Frank Lake Guiding/Outfitting and I was high up in a spruce tree overlooking a bait site of beaver carcass and cookies. On the first night of the hunt, I had seen two black… Continue Reading →

Spring Turkey 2002 Image

Spring Turkey 2002

I was able to arrow this fine Minnesota Eastern Tom on the last day of my 5 day season at about 10:30am. I made a perfect shot at 28 yards with my Mathews Q2XL as he cautiously surveyed my decoys. The bird weighed 19lbs. and had a beard of 11" with 1" spurs.

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First Wild Boar

Wild boar shot in France (26.January 2002). Bow: Mathews SQ2; Arrow: Easton XX78, 2314 Superslam; Broadhead: Muzzy, 2 Blades, 125 grain The bow worked magnificently! Great memories and wonderful trophy, Thank You Mathews!

My First Bear Image

My First Bear

As the light was fading, out of the timber walked my bear. This was a different bear than I had seen with my Camtrakker? As I moved my foot back to draw my Mathew’s Ultra Max, a rock fell from my boot. She jumped back and to my surprise sat down facing me. Taking my… Continue Reading →

2000 Muley Buck Image

2000 Muley Buck

It was getting to the close of the season and I was still looking for my first deer with a bow. The rut seemed to be going rather strong and I was seeing a few does that were getting chased by a buck. All of a sudden I saw a nice buck start trotting in… Continue Reading →