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 Archery GB (Grand National Archery Society).
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 9 March 2019 2019 details
YAA Indoor Championships 10 March 2019 2019 results
YAA Clout Weekend 20 & 21 April 2019 2019 metric results
2019 Imperial results
Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day
(Single WA1440 Star and Metrics)
1 June 2019 2019 results
YAA Senior & Junior Championships 2 June 2019 2019 results
YAA WA1440 6 July 2019 WA1440 2019 results
Double WA720/WA50 7 July 2019 Double WA720 2019 results
YAA Longbow Championships 3 August 2019 2019 entry form

2018 results
5 Counties Juniors Match 5 October 2019 2018 report
5 Counties Seniors Match 6 October 2019 2018 report
YAA Field Championships 27 October 2019 2019 entry form

2018 results
2018 photos

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Latest news

21 July 2019: Barnsley Archery Club will hold their combined Albion, Windsors and Longbow shoot on the 28th of September:
 Barnsley Archery Club 32nd Albion and 30th Longbow

Barnsley Archery Club will hold their WRS WA720 + Head-To-Head on the 29th of September:
 Barnsley AC WRS WA720 + Head-To-Head

Stage 5 of the National Tour will be held in Barnsley in August:
 Barnsley AC WRS WA720 + Head-To-Head compound day
 Barnsley AC WRS WA720 + Head-To-Head recurve day

Archers are invited to get involved in running Stage 5 of the National Tour:
 National Tour stage 5 at Barnsley

16 July 2019: Bronte Archers have issued the results of their WA Weekend shoots:
 NCAS/Bronte Archers Double WA1440 Star 2019 results

14 July 2019: Chantry Bowmen have published the results of the Chantry Sword:
 Chantry Sword 2019 results

11 July 2019: The results of the Wetherby metric shoots have been revised:
 NCAS/YAA WA1440 2019 results
 NCAS/YAA Double WA720 2019 results

9 July 2019: The results of the Wetherby metric shoots have been published:
 NCAS/YAA WA1440 2019 results
 NCAS/YAA Double WA720 2019 results

The YAA is selling off its straw bosses, which are in very good condition:
 Straw bosses for sale

5 July 2019: Yorkshire's ladies are national barebow and longbow team champions:
 Yorkshire at the National County Teams Tournament

Izzy Carpenter will represent GB at the World Student Games:
 Izzy at World Student Games

Panda Bowmen will not be running their Crecy shoot this year:
 Panda Crecy not running

The Bowmen of Wharfedale longbow shoot will be hosted by Adel on the 8th of September:
 Bowmen of Wharfedale Longbow Shoot

27 June 2019: Sport England has created a fund to encourage diversity in coaching and volunteering:
 Sport England Workforce Diversity fund

Chris Cushion of Loughborough University gave an excellent presentation on coaching which is recommended to coaches:
 Chris Cushion presentation on coaching

A pair of Win and Win Wiawis NS woodcore limbs has been added to the Small ads page:
 Win and Win Wiawis NS woodcore limbs

18 June 2019: York Archers Society have published the results of their Double York/Hereford:
 York Archers Society double York/Hereford 2019 results

De Notton Bowers thank the archers who took part in the club's first longbow competition:
 Thanks from De Notton Bowers

12 June 2019: The Joyce Kiddy Memorial Field Shoot, incorporating the YAA Field Championships, will be held on the 26th and 27th of October:
 The Joyce Kiddy Memorial Field Shoot incorporating the YAA and Open Field Championships 2019

Aire Valley request information from other YAA clubs about their experiences of installing off-grid eco-friendly toilets:
 Environmentally friendly off-grid toilet

Archery GB is asking archers to respond to their survey about field archery:
 AGB field archery survey

A Hoyt Prevail compound bow has been added to the Small ads page:
 Hoyt Prevail compound bow (RH)

8 June 2019: The Yorkshire team members for the National County Teams Tournament have been announced:
 YAA teams for National County Team Tournament 2019

Chantry Bowmen will hold the Firbeck Crecy shoot on the 14th of September:
 Chantry Bowmen 11th Firbeck Crecy Shoot

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