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

Junior sessions

Junior indoor training sessons during winter 2017-18

2017-18 affiliations

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 events

YAA Annual General Meeting 11 March 2017

10 March 2018
YAA Indoor Championships 12 March 2017

11 March 2018
2017 results
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
2017 results

2017 photos
YAA Senior & Junior Championships 4 June 2017

3 June 2018
2017 results
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 teams

2016 results

2016 report

2016 photos
5 Counties Seniors Match 1 October 2017 2017 teams

2016 Teams results

2016 Individual results

2016 report

2016 photos
YAA Field Championships 22 October 2017 2017 details

2016 results

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Latest news

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

Barnsley Archery Club have published the target lists for this weekend's shoots:
 Barnsley AC 30th Albion and 28th Longbow target list
 Barnsley AC WRS double WA720 target list

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

Barnsley Archery Club have spaces at their upcoming shoots:
 Spaces at Barnsley shoots

8 September 2017: Tom Musgrove has passed away:
 Tom Musgrove

7 September 2017: The YAA Field Championships will be held on the 22nd of October:
 Dearne Valley YAA and Open Field Championships 2017

The YAA teams for the NCAS Five Counties matches have been announced:
 Junior and senior teams for the NCAS Five Counties 2017

Valley Bowmen regret to announce the passing of Martin McKenzie:
 Martin McKenzie

Rosie Elliot has smashed her own national record:
 Rosie breaks her own record

Harvester Archers are offering self-adhesive centres for 60 cm faces on the Small ads page:
 Self-adhesive centres for 60 cm faces

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

30 August 2017: York Archers Society have published the results of their August weekend shoots:
 York AS Double WA 1440 2017 results
 York AS Double WA 720 2017 results

28 August 2017: Two sets of Easton X10 arrows have been added to the Small ads page:
 11 Easton X10 arrow shafts
 12 Easton X10 arrow shafts

23 August 2017: Chantry Bowmen have published the entry form for the D&DAA Indoor Championships:
 Chantry D&DAA Indoor Championships

20 August 2017: The results of the YAA Longbow Championships are now available:
 YAA 31st Longbow Championships and Open Meeting results

The latest YAA newsletter has been published:
 YAA newsletter autumn 2017

15 August 2017: Archery GB is now accepting score submissions for the 2017 junior rankings:
 Junior rankings submission form 2017

Chantry Bowmen have published the results of their American:
 Chantry Bowmen American 2017 results

11 August 2017: Please be on the lookout for a bow which was stolen yesterday evening:
 Stolen bow - Hoyt Formula RX plus Formula Quattro limbs

Kath Fitzpatrick has provided a report and photos from the British Transplant Games:
 British Transplant Games 2017

Archers of East Riding have cancelled their WA720 + H2H:
 AoER WA720 + H2H cancelled

The Ascham Silver Arrow shoot has been cancelled:
 Ascham Silver Arrow cancelled

5 August 2017: NFP Archery will be running a Level 1 Coach training course in Linthwaite, Huddersfield, in September and October:
 Level 1 Coach training course in Linthwaite, Huddersfield

NFP Archery will be running two beginners courses this autumn:
 Upcoming courses

22 July 2017: St George's Archery Club have issued the results of Sunday's Ted Mallett Memorial Clout:
 St George's AC Ted Mallett Memorial Clout Tournament 2017 results

19 July 2017: The Wakefield Archers have published the results of Sunday's Albion and Windsors shoot:
 The Wakefield Archers Annual Albion & Windsors 2017 results

A gallery of photos from the Wakefield shoot has been added:
 The Wakefield Archers Annual Albion & Windsors 2017

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