Archery in Yorkshire

The purpose of the Yorkshire Archery Association is to promote and support the sport of archery in Yorkshire.
The YAA is the county affiliation body for clubs in Yorkshire.
The YAA represents Yorkshire's archers at the regional and national levels.
The YAA is affiliated to the Northern Counties Archery Society and the Grand National Archery Society (Archery GB).
The YAA has the largest number of affiliated clubs of any English county organisation.
The YAA organises several tournaments each year including the indoor and outdoor county championships.
The YAA selects and manages the Yorkshire county teams.
The YAA maintains records of the highest scores achieved in the various disciplines of archery practised in the county.
The YAA presents awards in recognition of service to archers and clubs in Yorkshire.


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Arrowhawks Archery Academy has been launched to provide national talent development and academy programmes to Yorkshire

Danage timing equipment

The YAA's new Danage timing system is available for use by YAA clubs:

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YAA events

YAA Annual General Meeting 10 March 2018
YAA Indoor Championships 11 March 2018 2018 results
YAA Clout Weekend 14 & 15 April 2018 2018 metric results
2018 Imperial results
Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day
(Single WA1440 Star and Metrics)
2 June 2018 2018 results
YAA Senior & Junior Championships 3 June 2018 2018 results
2018 photos
YAA WA1440 30 June 2018 WA1440 2018 results
Double WA720/WA50 1 July 2018 Double WA720 2018 results
YAA Longbow Championships 4 August 2018 2018 results
5 Counties Juniors Match 6 October 2018 2018 score submission form

2017 individual results
2017 team results

2017 report

2017 photos
5 Counties Seniors Match 7 October 2018 2018 score submission form

2017 individual results
2017 team results

2017 report

2017 photos
YAA Field Championships 28 October 2018 2018 details

2017 results

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Latest news

16 August 2018: The latest YAA newsletter is now available:
 Autumn 2018 YAA Newsletter

15 August 2018: Chantry Bowmen's Audrey Lawrence Double Worcester shoot now has UK record status:
 Chantry Bowmen Audrey Lawrence Memorial Double Worcester

Adwalton Moor Archers will be starting a beginners course on the 26th of October:
 Beginning: course at Adwalton Moor

12 August 2018: The results of the YAA Longbow Championships are now available:
 YAA Longbow Championships and Open Meeting 2018 results

Chantry Bowmen have published the results of their Double American:
 Chantry Bowmen American 2018 results

11 August 2018: The affiliation fees for 2018-19 have been published:
 YAA and NCAS affiliation fees 2018-2019

The Wakefield Archers will hold their Record Status Double Portsmouth on the 13th of January:
 The Wakefield Archers UK Record Status Double Portsmouth

7 August 2018: Yorkshire's juniors did very well at the AGB Youth Festival:
 YAA archers achievements at AGB Youth Festival

Arrowhawks Archery Academy will be holding training and coaching sessions in York throughout the winter and spring:
 Arrowhawks winter and spring sessions for juniors and seniors

A couple of places are still available on the Level 1 Coach training course which will start in Keighley on the 1st of September:
 Spaces on Level 1 course in Keighley

A double-sided recurve bow case has been added to the Small ads page:
 Double sided bow case

2 August 2018: Barnsley Archery Club will be hosting the Archery GB Youth Key Stage 4 Event on the 18th and 19th of August for juniors and cadets shooting recurve or compound:
 Archery GB Youth Key Stage 4 Event at Barnsley

The Wakefield Archers ask previous winners at their Albion shoots to check whether they have unreturned trophies:
 Wakefield Albion trophies missing

Trinity Archery Coaching will be holding training and coaching sessions in Leeds through the winter:
 Winter coaching and training with Trinity

29 July 2018: Panda Bowmen have published the results of their Crecy Shoot:
 Panda Bowmen Crecy Shoot 2018 results

28 July 2018: The YAA invites archers to submit scores for selection to the county teams for the Inter Counties Junior and Senior Tournaments 2018:
 Inter Counties 2018 score submissions

24 July 2018: Several galleries of photos from recent shoots have been added to the site:
 AGB National County Team Championships 2018
 Bronte Archers Double WA 2018
 The Wakefield Archers Annual Albion & Windsors 2018

22 July 2018: Joe Fairburn has been selected to represent the senior GB 3D team at the European 3D Championships:
 Joe in GB team for Sweden

21 July 2018: A Carter Chocolate Addiction release aid and an Avalon TeX longrod have been added to the Small ads page:
 Carter Chocolate Addiction release aid
 Avalon TecX longrod

17 July 2018: York Archers Society will launch their Spring Clout on the 14th of April 2019:
 York Archers Spring Clout

The Bowmen of Wharfedale will hold their Longbow Shoot on the 9th of September:
 Bowmen of Wharfedale Longbow Shoot

Chantry Bowmen will hold their Firbeck Crecy Shoot on the 15th of September:
 Chantry Bowmen 10th Firbeck Crecy Shoot

The Wakefield Archers have issued the results of their Albion & Windsors shoot:
 The Wakefield Archers Annual Albion & Windsors 2018 results

14 July 2018: The YAA Field Championships will be held on the 28th of October as day two of Dearne Valley's Combined WA Field shoot:
 Dearne Valley Combined WA Field incorporating the YAA and Open Field Championships 2018

Bronte Archers have published the results of their Double WA 1440 Weekend shoots:
 NCAS/Bronte Archers Double WA1440 Star 2018 results

A Sebastien Flute Forged Plus riser and two sets of limbs have been added to the Small ads page:
 Win & Win Wiawis NS limbs (long)
 SF Forged Plus riser (LH)
 SF Velocity Pro limbs

9 July 2018: The YAA Chairman expresses his thanks to the volunteers who helped at the Wetherby shoots this summer:
 Thanks to our volunteers

Joe Fairburn will represent GB at the World Field Championships in Italy:
 Joe selected for GB field team

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