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TRADITIONS & UTENSILS

 

 

 

  archery

 

Thailand

 

Kaan ying thanoo is the Thai term for archery, i.e. an official sport at the SEA Games (fig.) and the Asian Games, as well as a discipline at the International Olympic Games.

 

  archery

 

  archery

 

Archery is one of the main skills that kings and warriors of the past had to master, both as a weapon in combat and for hunting.

 

Here, athletes can be seen practicing at the Hua Mahk Sports Complex in Bangkok (fig.).

 

  archery