Hoyt Pro Staffer Dean Thornton

Hoyt Pro Staffer Dean Thornton

Dean Thornton


Dean Thornton

Pro Staff

Name: Dean Thornton
Where do you live: Calgary, CAN
Occupation: Business Owner

Website: You’re looking at it.
Facebook Fan Page: I’m too old for that
Twitter: That too.
Instagram: and that.

Favorite Food: Sushi
What do you drive: A bad-ass Dodge Ram
How long have you been shooting archery? 13 years

Bow: Pro Comp Elite
Sight: Sure-Loc Icon-X
Scope: Sure-Loc
Stabilizer: FUSE Carbon Blade ES
Arrow Rest: Trophy Taker SS
Indoor Arrow Recipe: 3D FatBoys AAE Max Hunter Vanes 100grn Tips
Outdoor Arrow Recipe: Pro Fields/X10 Pro Tours, Both set ups, AAE Vanes 120grn Tips
Strings: Winner’s Choice
Release: Carter Honey 2
Optics: Swarovski

Favorite Tournaments (Indoor & Outdoor): Las Vegas WAF and Redding!
Most memorable moment in archery: When I shot a Perfect Score at indoor 3D Nationals 200/200
List your other sponsors: Hoyt. Nock on. Easton. Winners Choice Strings Carter Releases. Trophy Taker. Sureloc Sights. Under Armour
Favorite Pro Shop: Calgary Archery Center
Other sports & hobbies: Former Pro Windsurfer, 2-Time British Speed Champion. 6 Years as a pro motorcycle racer- on and off road.

Podium Finishes and Career Highlights

8 Time Provincial 3D Champion Indoor/outdoor. Current Provincial Record holder 3D. 6 Consecutive Top 3 Finishes at Canadian 3D Championships. Without sounding to corny shooting for Hoyt, shooting For "Nock on" and last but not least, watching young Brandon Lamb, whom I coach, win the Canadian Indoor 3D Championships.