Sjef van den Berg

Sjef van den Berg

Sjef van den Berg

Career Highlights

  • European Champion Teams Indoor and Outdoor
  • 2nd place WC teams

World Ranking:

45

Years in Archery & on USAT

14

How you got your start in archery

My dad was already an archer.

Mentor/Inspiration in arhcery

Wietse van Alten

Sponsors

Easton, Hoyt, Axcel/TRUball, ArcTec, Beiter, Woosh Archery, STAS Design

Favorite place to shoot/compete

Home club -Sint-Oedenrode

Breakthrough moment in archery

Indoor world champs 2012 Vegas

Best shot you’ve ever made

Shootoff Outdoor Junior worlds 2013 Wuxi, bronze medal team

Birthday and where you live

14 April 1995.  Arnhem

What Easton means to you

Easton is a company with lots of friendly people helping me out in archery needs!

When I’m not shooting, you can find me

Somewhere outdoors, enjoying the fresh air/behind my desk building grips

Favorite food

Spaghetti Carbonara!

When I’m on the shooting line,

Proper shot execution is going through my head.

Tip for the average archer

Focus on every shot you make.  Don't get sloppy!

Favorite style of music

Metallica is always good.

Favorite movie

Forrest Gump

Favorite book

The Grey Hunter

Pets

Dog: Robbie, Snake: Khaa, Bearded Dragon: Spike

Cars

I drive a bicycle smile  My dream car is a Nissan GT-R (R35)

If you could have “coffee” with anyone in history, who would it be?

Leonardo da Vinci

Philosophy of life/motto

Do something in life because you enjoy it, not becaues you have to do it.