The short answer to this questions is: it can cost quite a lot. The equipment is expensive and most of it is only sold in Japan, the shipping of the bows is exorbitant, and most people have to travel a
In this post, I offer a draft translation of the Kyūrei Kyūhō Mondōshū (2016 Revision), a question and answer booklet published by the All Nippon Kyudo Federation. Feedback on the translation is welcome.
The short answer is that it varies widely, but here are some of the issues to consider when a child wants to study kyudo. Attention Span Kyudo is a very slow, meditative art. Performing it takes a LOT of attention