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Battle of the Boroughs archery tournament

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Ready... Aim... Release!

Over 100 students competed in the 9th annual Battle of the Boroughs Archery Tournament on Saturday.

It happened at Camba's Beacon Community Center, in Brooklyn.

The athletes say they trained hard for the tournament and were excited to show off their skills.

Organizers add archery is about more than hitting the bullseye.

They say it teaches them discipline, focus and helps them understand themselves better.

Organizers say they are planning another archery tournament in the Bronx.

That one takes place in June.

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