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 Archery GB (the 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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YAA constitution

 YAA constitution, amended March 2022 (DOC)


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

 Arrowhawks booklet (PDF)

Danage timing equipment

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

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YAA events

Entry for most YAA shoots will henceforth be online only, through Squarespace. The page for the entry and camping booking forms is:
 YAA shoots store on Squarespace
YAA Annual General Meeting 2024 9 March 2024 (Barnsley)  
YAA Indoor Championships 23 March 2024 (York)  2024 results
YAA Clout Championships 20-21 April 2024  Metric 2024 results
 Imperial 2024 results
Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day
(Single WA1440 Star and Metrics)
1 June 2024  2024 results
YAA Senior & Junior Championships 2 June 2024  2024 results
YAA Field Championships 22-23 June 2024  2024 details
YAA WA1440 6 July 2024  2024 results
Double WA720/WA50 7 July 2024  2024 results
YAA Longbow Championships
5 Counties Juniors Match    2023 results
5 Counties Seniors Match    2023 results
Yorkshire Ironman    2023 results

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Latest news

15 July 2024: De Notton Bowers have published the results of Sunday's Albion:
 De Notton Bowers Longbow Albion 2024 awards
 De Notton Bowers Longbow Albion 2024 results

14 July 2024: The results of the YAA Metric Weekend have been published:
 YAA WA1440 Tournament 2024 results
 YAA Double WA720/WA50 Tournament 2024 results

Adam and Isabelle Carpenter of Barnsley Archery Club have received the YAA's Award of Merit:
 Izzy and Adam receive the Award of Merit

The YAA's constitution has been updated:
 YAA constitution, March 2024 (PDF)

5 July 2024: York Archers Society will hold their October Clout on the 12th of October:
 York Archers Society October Clout Tournament

York Archers Society have published the results of their Summer Clout:
 York Archers Society 2024 Summer Clout results

3 July 2024: Sheila Hudson and Lorraine Slater have won gold and silver at the UK Masters:
 Sheila and Lorraine at the UK Masters

23 June 2024: St George's AC have published the results of the Bill Spencer Open Western:
 St George's AC Bill Spencer Open Western 2024 results

27 June 2024: Abbeydale Archers will hold their Potato Shoot on the 15th of September:
 Abbeydale Archers Open Potato Shoot

17 June 2024: De Notton Bowers have issued the results of their Father's Day Longbow Hereford:
 De Notton Bowers Longbow Hereford 2024 awards
 De Notton Bowers Longbow Hereford 2024 results

15 June 2024: South Leeds Archers have released the results of their Summer Long Metrics:
 South Leeds Archers Summer Long Metrics 2024 results

11 June 2024: Ben Turner, past Chairman of Ebor Archers, has passed away:
 Ben Turner

The results of the Chantry Sword are now available:
 Chantry Sword 2024 results

7 June 2024: The results of the YAA Championships weekend have been published:
 The Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day 2024 results
 YAA County Championships 2024 results

4 June 2024: The next YAA Coaches Forum will be held in Thirsk on the 4th of August:
 YAA Coaches Forum August 2024

The minutes of the March 2024 YAA Coaches Forum are available:
 YAA Coaches Forum March 2024 minutes (PDF)

Bronte Archers and Pennine Archers will hold the West Yorkshire 720 and Head-to-Heads on the 10th of August:
 Bronte/Pennine West Yorkshire 720 and Head-to-Heads

2 June 2024: The price of a dozen Easton A/C/E arrows has been dropped by 20:
 A/C/E 570 arrows

27 May 2024: The YAA invites archers to apply to represent the county at the National County Teams Championships and the Junior and Senior Inter Counties Tournaments:
 Inter-Counties and NCTT Selection 2024

Sarah Monteith has become British 3D Champion:
 Sarah is British 3D champion

The YAA's committee page has been updated:
 The YAA committee

White Rose Archers will hold their Autumn Longbow shoot on the 5th of October:
 White Rose Archers 28th Autumn Longbow Shoot

Selby Archery Club have published the results of their Open Westerns:
 Selby Archery Club Open Westerns 2024 results

The results of the Archers of East Riding clout weekend are now available:
 AoER AGB Clout 2024 results
 AoER WA and Metric Clout 2024 results

21 May 2024: The Wakefield Archers will hold their Summer Open on the 21st of July:
 The Wakefield Albion Summer Open

14 May 2024: Bronte Archers have issued the results of their Spring Weekend:
 Bronte Spring Weekend 2024 results

10 May 2024: St George's AC have issued the entry form for their rescheduled Ted Mallett Clout:
 St George's Archery Club Ted Mallett Open Clout Tournament

3 May 2024: York Archers Society will hold their WRS Double WA Weekend on the 24th and 25th of August:
 York Archers World Record Status WA1440 and Metric rounds Weekend 2024

30 April 2024: The March 2024 results and final standings of the Yorkshire Junior Indoor Postal League are now out:
 Yorkshire Junior Indoor Postal League - March results and final standings

The results of the YAA's Clout Weekend are out:
 YAA WA and Metric Clout Tournament 2024 results
 YAA Senior and Junior Clout Championships 2024 results

Thirsk Bowmen have published the results of their WA Weekend:
 Thirsk Bowmen WA Weekend 2024 results - Saturday
 Thirsk Bowmen WA Weekend 2024 results - Sunday

Phoenix Bowmen have published the results of their Novice Shoot:
 Phoenix Bowmen Novice Shoot 2024 results

23 April 2024: Dearne Valley Archery Club will be holding a field archery taster day on the 4th of May:
 Field archery taster at Dearne Valley

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