August 9, 1990 |
Even in the supermarket line, Sandy Gottlieb becomes entranced by the vision of drawing back the bow. Someone behind her will say, "Excuse me, are you going to move?" but the archer, slow to snap out of it, hears only the singing of a bright-feathered arrow headed into the bull's-eye. Archery is 75% mental, explained Gottlieb, an Azusa resident and Long Beach native who is on the 12-member U.S. team that will compete in the World Field Championships starting Aug. 26 in Loen, Norway.