The Archery Hall of Fame and Museum, Inc., will hold its 24th Induction
Ceremony on Friday, September 22nd, in the White River Room, adjacent
to the Wonders of Wildlife Museum in Springfield, Missouri.
Springfield site will become the permanent home for the hall.
Although construction has not been completed, a temporary hall will be
in place for visitors to wrap themselves in the history of archery and
With a desire to do all inductions moving forward in
Springfield, this year’s event will induct Rollin Bohning as a member
of the class of 2004. Bohning was a chemical engineer whose
product creations influenced the entire industry.
Rollin Bohning In Hall of Fame
Charles E. “Bert” Grayson and Len Cardinale will be inducted as members
of the class of 2005. Dr. Grayson is a world-renowned archery
historian and collector of ancient and modern archery equipment and
artifacts. He also held many National Archery Association flight
records. Len Cardinale changed the face of archery
coaching. His presentation and interpretation of the “shot”
revolutionized how coaches presented the concept of shooting an
The 2006 inductee will be Ed Rohde of Muscatine,
Iowa. Ed Rohde finished in the top ten in all competitions for a
twenty-year period. He was the 1976 and 1982 P.A.A. Outdoor Men’s
Champion, 1982 P.A.A. Men’s Indoor Champion, 1982 Atlantic City Indoor
Men’s Champion, and the 1982 Tropicana Indoor Men’s Champion.
Winning four individual championships in a single year is extremely
rare. He was also inducted into the Iowa State Hall of Fame in
For those interested in attending the Induction dinner,
the reception will begin at 6pm, and dinner tickets may be purchased
for $40 per person. For purchase information, please contact Diane
Miller, Executive Director, Archery Hall of Fame and Museum, Inc., c/o
Budget Wise Printing, 58 North Main Street, Union City, PA 16438.
She can also be reached by telephone at (814) 438-3511, or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.