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Last Updated: Thursday April 03 2008 10:17 GMT


Britain's Alison Williamson shoots an arrow at the Women's Individual Archery competition in the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Greece

Archers use bows to fire arrows at targets a long distance away from them.

The bows and arrows are really hi-tech now, but archers still need to be very strong to use them.

They are aiming to land their arrow in a tiny bullseye just 12cm wide, on a target 70m away from them.