If you don’t practice shooting from a treestand, it doesn’t really matter how many arrows you’ve slung all summer long. Practice from a tree before the summer starts to make sure your form is repeatable.

Archery expert Larry Wise demonstrates how to bend at the waist and make the perfect shot from a treestand.

Larry Wise has competed and coached archery at the professional level for decades. He’s a retired high-school math teacher and a bowhunting fanatic.