Co-Owner of HNS Archery Center and Virginia's only certified woman bow technician. A Graduate of George Chapman Archery Technical School.
Head coach for our JOAD Club with over 30 advanced youth archers, she spends most of her time helping young archers.
Marcy is a proud member of the United States Archery Team, USAT and competes at many National Tournaments.
Marcy feels that archery is a great sport for anyone of any age and any athletic ability. Archery allows people to compete in a group or alone and is a great confidence builder. She enjoys introducing new people to the sport of archery.
Marcy currently shoots a Mathews Halon X Pro Comp target bow with Axcel Achieve Sight, AAE Pro Blade Rest, AAE Hot Rodz Stabilizer System and Stanislawski Element Heavy Metal back tension release. Her arrow of choice are the Black Eagle PS23 for Indoors and the Black Eagle X-Impacts for outdoors.
Marcy was selected to Represent Mathews Inc as Regional Pro Staff in 2014,2015 and 2016
She is a member of Mathews Factory Pro Staff for 2017.
Marcy's acomplishments include:
2017 United States Archery Team USAT.
Gold Medal at JMU Indoor Nationals 2017
Bronze Medal, Outdoor Nationals/US Open 2016
Gold Medal, Indoor Nationals @ JMU 2016
Bronze Medal 2016 Outdoor Nationals Decatur, AL
Silver Medal in 2015 National Target Championship
Silver Medal in 2015 US Open, Decatur, Alabama
National Champion, Gold Medal winner, US Open 2014
Bronze Medal, National Target Championships, 2014.
ASA State Champion, 2012-2013-2014
IBO State Champion for 2008, 2010
ASA Women's Virginia State Shooter of the Year 2010 & 2011
Level 4-NTS USA Archery Certified Coach.
BAI Certified Instructor- NASP
Mathews Inc, Regional Pro Staff for 2014- 2016
Factory Pro Staff for 2017.
Proud to be a Member of the Masters USAT, United States Archery Team for the 2017 season.
Thomas shoots the Mathews Halon X bow, Axcel Achieve sight, AAE Stabilizers and the TRU Ball Sweet Spot release. Black Eagle Arrows are Thomas choice. He used the PS23 for indoors and the X Impact for outdoors. He recently shot a robin hood with the X Impacts and you can see it in our shop along with his other awards.
Foster is Level 3 Coach.
Foster is a perfectionist when it comes to tuning a bow. Foster is also a certified archery instructor and coach and a great archer. . Foster has worked at the Hunt'N'Shak since it opened in 2006. He is proudly sponsored by HNS Archery as well as an active ASA & USA Archery member. He also received his technical certification from the George Chapman Technical School and he is a NASP Certified archery instructor as well as a USA Archery Level 3-NTS Coach.
For Foster archery is an addiction for the pursuit of excellence. He encourages others who shoot archery to stay on the journey and introduce others to the sport of competition and the great outdoors. He offers a special "thank you" to all those who have helped him throughout his journey.
Foster is a Level 3 Coach and available for coaching and lessons. Please call as he has limited availability.
We are very proud to have Indianapolis 500 Winner Ward Burton as part of our Hunt'n'Shak Staff.
Wards organization, the Ward Burton Wildlife Foundation is our chosen charity.
Offering great opportunities for Wounded Warriors and all those who serve their country.
Being able to work with Ward and spend time with the Heroes is a very fulfilling endeavor that we at HNS Archery consider a priveledge.
Rob is the owner of HNS Archery and a great bow technician. He is great at troubleshooting your bow and getting it back the way it should be. You can usually find him here in the shop as he doesn't attend tournaments. but, don't let that fool you. Rob is a great shot with either his compound bow or his recurve.
Rob has been an avid hunter and archer for over 30 years.
Rob received his first recurve bow, a Fred Bear, at the age of 14. In 1986 he bought his first compound bow. In 1988 he shot archery in college. In 2001 Rob became a certified Easton Arrow Smith. He also has received his technical archery certifications from the George Chapman Technical School as well as Bowtech University factory technical training in Oregon.
Rob and his wife Marcy attend Archery trade shows each year to keep up with new product releases and technologies as well as manufacturer innovations and trends. He carefully studies and learns about new products and how they can benefit his customers. A product must prove worthy for us to carry it in our shop.
Rob is a perfectionist when it comes to his customers equipment and wants them to have the best tools for the right job. Guiding buyers on their purchase will insure our customers success in the field or on the range.
Rob currently shoots a Mathews Halon and his Sky Archery recurve. Customers come first here at HNS Archery. Rob believes in total honesty when it comes to customers and their equipment, if it can be fixed, Rob will fix it.
Rob and the rest of the crew at HNS Archery have a vested interest in our customers success.
Emily is a Level 2 Instructor. She brings a fresh perspective to our beginners and intermediate classes.
Although she has been shooting a bow a short time, she recently won Silver medal in the State Championship.
Emily makes your archery lesson informative and fun. Her happy personality will insure your archery experience is a positive one.
Ask for Emily when you schedule your archery lesson.
Ryan Kitts is a member of our Elite JOAD Team and a USA Archery Level 1 Instructor and coaches our beginner classes and private lessons as well.
Ryan began shooting at the age of 6 and enjoys both Target and 3D Archery.
Ryan assists with our Explore Archery Program. Ryan is a compound bow shooter who enjoys sharing his passion for archery with the beginners.
Ryan is a Level 1 Instructor and is close to receiving his Level 2 certification. Ryan works at HNS Archery and is available for beginner lessons or help sighting in your bow.
Ryan currently shoots a Mathews Halon X Pro with an AAE Pro Blade Rest, Sure Loc Icon Sight, Bee Stinger Stabilizer system, Black Eagle Arrows and the Stan Element Release.
Megan Rivera is a Filipino descent American born on January 2001 in Washington, DC.
She started shooting at the age of 10 with a Genesis Bow.
Megan has completed her JOAD Achievement pin awards and is now working on her Silver Olympian Medal. Megan hopes to one day be a part of the USA Compound Junior Dream Team and represent USA on the World Archery Stage.
Megan is definately an up and coming archer and a great sportsman. We are very proud to have Megan as part of our HNS Archery Team.
Megan shoots a Mathews Halon X bow and was recently ranked 4th in the Nation at USA Archery Indoor Nationals.
Joe Caverlee, Bling Sling Staff
Part of Bling Slings success is dependant on our National Staffs ability to promote the Bling Slings nation wide.
We are very proud to have Joe Caverlee representing our products.
If you have never heard of Joe, he is a very talented musician, member of Bowtech Archery Pro Staff and plays fiddle for country music singer Tracy Lawrence.
While he travels with the band on tour he proudly sports his Bling Sling Pro Staff shirt for all to see. (see picture)
Joe is an avid bowhunter and great archer. When he is in Virginia he always stops by the shop to visit and shoot his bow with us. We are very honored to have Joe as part of the Bling Sling team.