'Hunger Games' Leads to Explosion in Archery Interest | OutsideOnline.com
Geege Schuman stashed this in Consumer Trends
As young women have been crowding into archery ranges to hone their skills, some shops are having trouble keeping up with the rising demand for equipment. Store owner Boyd Wild told NPR that recurve bows—the model used by Katniss in the film—have been selling out. "It's taking about five months to get traditional bows right now," he says. "I mean, it's just going nuts all over the United States."