We are living in the heyday of youth compound bow design. Manufacturers have done a remarkable job building bows that up smoothness, accuracy, tunability and are just a flat joy to shoot. More impressive, perhaps, is that men, women, and youth archers can all get their hands on bows designed explicitly for their needs and loaded with modern-day technologies.

It’s a tad cliché, as it gets regurgitated all the time, but it’s true: Youth archers are the future of both recreational archery and bowhunting. They need bows built for them that they can grow with and build confidence in. Luckily, there is no shortage of options.