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 2019 entry form

WA1440 2018 results
Double WA720/WA50 7 July 2019 2019 entry form

Double WA720 2018 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

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

Several recurve items have been added to the Small ads page:
 Recurve treasure trove (RH)

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

4 June 2019: Allan Shuker has been awarded the Yorkshire Sword:
 Allan Shuker receives the Yorkshire Sword

The results of the YAA Weekend shoots have been released:
 The Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day 2019 results
 YAA Annual County Championship and Open 2019 results

Entries for Wharfe Valley Archers' Midsummer Field Shoot will be closing on the 14th of June. Entries can be made via
 Wharfe Valley Archers Midsummer Field Shoot

The Northern Counties Flight Championships will be held at Church Fenton on the 11th of August:
 Northern Counties Flight Championships 2019

The National Flight Championships will be held at Church Fenton on the 18th of August:
 National Flight Championships 2019

31 May 2019: Bronte Archers invite Yorkshire clubs to compete for the Inter Club 2019 title on the 18th of August:
 Bronte Archers 1st Yorkshire Inter Club Tournament

Archers of East Riding have published the results of the Clout Weekend:
 AoER Double GNAS Clout 2019 results
 AoER Double WA Clout 2019 results

25 May 2019: Izzy Carpenter has been selected to represent GB at the World University Games:
 Izzy selected for World University Games

NFP Archery will be running Level 1 Coach training course in Huddersfield from September:
 Level 1 course in Linthwaite, Huddersfield

Selby Archery Club have issued the results of their Open Westerns:
 Selby Archery Club Open Westerns 2019 results

22 May 2019: The results of the YAA Clout Championships have been issued:
YAA Clout Championships 2019 metric results
YAA Clout Championships 2019 Imperial results

Please be on the lookout for some archery equipment which was stolen in a burglary in Hull on Sunday:
 Stolen equipment

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

10 May 2019: The latest YAA newsletter is now available:
 Summer 2019 YAA Newsletter

Chantry Bowmen have published the results of their Longbow Western:
 Chantry Longbow 2019 results

Bronte Archers have issued the results of their Spring Weekend shoots:
 Bronte Archers Spring Weekend Tournament, incorporating the Julia Breese Memorial Shoot, 2019 results

8 May 2019: Barnsley YMCA Archers will be running a beginners course in June:
 Beginning: Barnsley YMCA

4 May 2019: John Fell has become a County Judge:
 John Fell - County Judge

2 May 2019: A KAP recurve bow plus accessories has been added to the Small ads page:
 KAP recurve bow (RH) plus accessories

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