NCBA Hall of Fame Personal Biographies

Larry G. Long

Inducted February 22, 2003


NCBA Secretary / Treasurer from 1986 - 1989

Official NCBA Scorer: 1986 to present.

NCBA Records Committee from 1998 - 2004.

NCBA Booth Coordinator / Worker (over 15 years)

Larry G. Long has been a "Service" Lifetime NCBA Member since 1990.

Executive Council Awards: Presidential Award - 1987; 1994

Bowhunting Accomplishments:

Larry G. Long was named NCBA "Bowhunter of the Year" in 1995.

Larry also has numerous listings in the NCBA All-Time Records listing.

He served in the U.S. Army in Ft. Bragg, NC. Met his wife of 49 years, Patricia, in Charlotte. She's originally from Asheville. He lived in Lincolnton, NC.

Herb founded "Iron Station Bowhunters" in 1974. He's been president of the "Carolina Traditional Archers" since helping found it in 1984. He says they won't let him resign or just "quit", and he guesses he'll have to die to get out of the job.

The one thing Herb most relishes about his involvement with archery over the years is working with young people and women and helping teach them how to shoot a bow and arrow.

Herb has taken over 100 whitetail deer with bow over the years. His biggest is a 16 pointer from Missouri. He's also taken Wild Boar & Hogs; Bobcat; Fox; Squirrel; Doves; Geese and Quail with bow and arrow.

Larry was inducted February 22, 2003 at 17th Annual NCBA Banquet in Atlantic Beach, NC

Nominated by: Michael Jackson, Life Member from Dallas, NC; and motion 2nd by Ramon Bell, NCBA Records Chairman and Service Life Member from Stokesdale, NC... at the January 16, 2003 NCBA EC Meeting.

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