December 02, 2011
Two Longbow Legends: Ben Pearson Vs. Howard Hill
By Dave Hurteau
It’s really no contest, I know. Pearson was a great shot, of course, but Hill was that in spades (he won 196 tournaments in a row) with pinache (look at that wicked mustache) and star power (most famously as Errol Flynn’s double in The Adventures of Robin Hood).
Plus he seems perennially surrounded by the ladies—or the “little girls from archery school.” Still, it’s fun to watch the two longbow legends side by side. So enjoy: