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.
Arrowhawks Archery Academy has been launched to provide national talent development and academy programmes to Yorkshire
Subscription renewal packs are now arriving. A document is available which explains the national, regional and county affiliation costs for the 2017-18 subscription year:
YAA and NCAS affiliation fees 2017-2018
Danage timing equipment
The YAA's new Danage timing system is available for use by YAA clubs:
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|YAA Annual General Meeting||11 March 2017
10 March 2018
|YAA Indoor Championships||12 March 2017
11 March 2018
|YAA Clout Weekend||15 & 16 April 2017
14 & 15 April 2018
|2017 metric results
2017 Imperial results
|Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day
(Single WA1440 Star and Metrics)
|3 June 2017
2 June 2018
|YAA Senior & Junior Championships||4 June 2017
3 June 2018
|YAA Double WA1440||1 & 2 July 2017||2017 results|
|YAA Longbow Championships||5 August 2017||2017 results|
|5 Counties Juniors Match||30 September 2017||2017 individual results
|5 Counties Seniors Match||1 October 2017||2017 individual results
|YAA Field Championships||22 October 2017||2017 details
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19 October 2017: The ABBA Dabba Doo will be held on the 17th of March:
Archers of Bridlington & Burton Agnes 7th ABBA Dabba Do Longbow Shoot
With apologies for the previous incorrect set of results, Chantry Bowmen have issued the results of Saturday's Great Western:
Chantry Bowmen Great Western Tournament 2017 results
Dearne Valley AC have announced the dates of their Winter Open Field Archery shoots:
DVAC Winter Open Field Archery day, 17th December 2017
DVAC Winter Open Field Archery day, 21st January 2018
DVAC Winter Open Field Archery day, 25th February 2018
DVAC Winter Open Field Archery day, 18th March 2018
Chantry Bowmen's Audrey Lawrence Double Worcester (3rd December) is now full.
York Archers Society's Double Portsmouth (12th November) is now full and a waiting list is in operation.
15 October 2017: York Archers Society have published the results of yesterday's October Clout:
York Archers Society October Clout 2017 results
14 October 2017: Barnsley Archery Club's Eliminator will be held on the 10th of December:
Barnsley Archery Club Eliminator
8 October 2017: Pennine Archers will host the northern English leg of the British Indoor Barebow Championships:
16th British Barebow Indoor Championships
7 October 2017: White Rose Archers have published the results of today's Autumn Longbow shoot:
White Rose Archers 23rd Annual Autumn Shoot results
The county's Teams Coordinator has produced a report of the Five Counties matches:
2017 Five Counties report
A gallery of photos of the Five Counties matches has been added to the site:
Inter County Tournaments 2017
The Northern Counties Indoor Championships will be held in Newcastle on the 19th of November (not the 26th as previously advertised):
Northern Counties Indoor Championships
30 September 2017: Barnsley Archery Club have published the results of their recent shoots:
Barnsley AC Albion, Windsors and Longbow Windsors 2017 results
Barnsley AC WRS Double WA720 2017 results
The afternoon session of the Bridlington indoor shoot is now full, though there are some spaces in the morning:
Archers of Bridlington and Burton Agnes Indoor Portsmouth
28 September 2017: Best wishes to Izzy and Adam Carpenter of Barnsley Archery Club, who are heading to Argentina for the World Youth Championships.
An Avalon wheeled bow case, Easton field quiver, full Beiter stabiliser setup and two dozen Easton tungsten piles have been listed on the Small ads page:
Bow case, quiver, Beiter stabilisers and tungsten piles
21 September 2017: YAA juniors are invited to indoor training sessions over the winter:
Junior indoor training sessons during winter 2017-18
Pennine Archers invite you to their Hallowe'en Zombie shoot on Friday the 27th of October:
Pennine Archers Hallowe'en Zombie Shoot 2017
19 September 2017: Arrowhawks Archery Academy has been launched to provide national talent development and academy programmes to Yorkshire:
Exciting new Academy programme at Arrowhawks Archery Academy
12 September 2017: Intake Scouts of Sheffield have had all their bows and arrows stolen:
Theft of Intake Scouts archery kit
8 September 2017: Tom Musgrove has passed away:
7 September 2017: The YAA Field Championships will be held on the 22nd of October:
Dearne Valley YAA and Open Field Championships 2017
Valley Bowmen regret to announce the passing of Martin McKenzie:
Rosie Elliot has smashed her own national record:
Rosie breaks her own record
The results of the NCAS Clout Weekend are now available:
NCAS Inter County and Individual Clout Championships 2017 results
3 September 2017: York Archers Society have issued the entry forms for their indoor shoots:
York AS Double Portsmouth (12 November 2017)
York AS Worcester (30 December 2017)
York AS Yorkshire Combined Tournament (25 February 2018)
The Wakefield Archers will hold their Record Status Double Portsmouth on the 14th of January:
The Wakefield Archers UK Record Status Double Portsmouth