Gandiva Archery is one of the pioneer archery brands in the Philippines. The company was
founded in 2007 with the goal of promoting the sport in the country by reaching out to the
Gandiva opened its first branch in 2009 at the SM Mall of Asia. It was the very first pro-shop to open to the public giving way to making archery more accessible for everyone.
Today, Gandiva is opening more branches through Gandiva Archery and Arrowland by Gandiva. With its expansion around the country, Gandiva is slowly seeing its vision come to life by bringing archery closer to more people.
✔ To bring archery closer to the hearts of Filipinos by making it an accessible sport for
✔ To provide facilities and equipment for different kinds of archers
✔ To produce archers and champions who could represent the Gandiva brand and the country
✔ To be the leader in our craft by providing quality but affordable products and services
✔ To advocate health and wellness by promoting the mental and physical benefits of archery
Archery as a health and wellness lifestyle that is close to the hearts of Filipinos.
Gandiva refers to the ancient mystical bow bestowed upon the famous hero prince, Arjuna. His valiant stories as told in the Mahabharata portrays of his powerful combination with the Gandiva. When in the hands of Arjuna, the Gandiva throws off inexhaustible arrows and produces a thunder-like twang. This rendered them invincible and victorious.
From this origin, Gandiva Archery drew inspiration for its purpose. A purpose to bring archery closer to the Filipinos while advocating health and wellness as a lifestyle.