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
 Arrowhawks performance coaching sessions, October 2017 to March 2018

Junior sessions

Junior indoor training sessons during winter 2017-18

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 10 March 2018
YAA Indoor Championships 11 March 2018 2018 entry form

2017 results
YAA Clout Weekend 14 & 15 April 2018 2018 entry form

2017 metric results
2017 Imperial results
Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day
(Single WA1440 Star and Metrics)
2 June 2018 2018 entry form

2017 results

2017 photos
YAA Senior & Junior Championships 3 June 2018 2018 entry form

2017 results
YAA WA1440 and Double WA720/WA50 30 June & 1 July 2018 2018 entry form

2017 results
YAA Longbow Championships 4 August 2018 2018 entry form

2017 results
5 Counties Juniors Match 6 October 2018 2017 individual results
2017 team results

2017 report

2017 photos
5 Counties Seniors Match 7 October 2018 2017 individual results
2017 team results

2017 report

2017 photos
YAA Field Championships TBA 2017 results

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Latest news

17 January 2018: Aire Valley Archers have suffered a break-in, and ask archers to be on the lookout for stolen equipment:
 Break-in and theft at Aire Valley Archers

White Rose Archers of Hebden Bridge will be holding a beginners course in March:
 White Rose Archers beginners course

Selby Archers will hold their Open Westerns on the 20th of May:
 Selby Archery Club 41st Annual Open Westerns Tournament

Dearne Valley's Double Portsmouth shoot is now full and a waiting list applies.

Yorkshire has three new clubs: Arrowhawks Archery Academy; Blackridge Archery; and Bridlington Bay Archers:
 YAA clubs

10 January 2018: Erin Prior will be running workshops in Haxby, York in March, aimed at helping archers to improve their performance under pressure:
 Erin Prior workshop - Performing Under Pressure

Panda Bowmen will hold their Pandamonium longbow shoot on the 31st of March:
 Panda Bowmen Pandamonium Longbow Tournament

4 January 2018: YAA seniors are invited to participate in coaching sessions this winter and spring:
 YAA Seniors - coaching sessions

The dates of all Arrowhawks coaching sessions from January to April have been published:
 Arrowhawks sessions January-April 2018

Barnsley Archery Club will hold their world record status WA Combined 25m/18m on the 11th of February:
 Barnsley AC World Record Status WA Combined 25m/18m

Dearne Valley Archery Club will hold their Easter Field shoot on the 31st of March and the 1st of April:
 Dearne Valley AC Easter 2018 Field Shoot

1 January 2018: The YAA has published the entry forms for its outdoor target and clout shoots:
 YAA Clout Weekend 2018 (14-15 April)
 The Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day (2 June)
 YAA Senior & Junior Championships (3 June)
 YAA Open WA1440 and Double WA720/WA50 (30 June-1 July)
 YAA 32nd Longbow Championships and Open Meeting (4 August)

The latest edition of Clout Times has been published:
 December 2017 Clout Times

29 December 2017: Savile Bowmen will hold their record status Double Portsmouth on the 4th of February:
 Savile Bowmen 26th Indoor Tournament

21 December 2017: The dates of student archery championship events in 2018 have been announced:
 Student archery schedule 2018

17 December 2017: The results of the Barnsley Eliminator are now available:
 Barnsley AC Eliminators 2017 results

12 December 2017: The team results of the Five Counties matches have been published:
 Inter Counties 2017 Junior Team results
 Inter Counties 2017 Senior Team results

7 December 2017: Yorkshire archers put in some brilliant performances at last weekend's National Indoor Championships:
 Yorkshire archers at the National Indoors

Chantry Bowmen have published the results of the Audrey Lawrence Double Worcester:
 Audrey Lawrence Double Worcester 2017 results

A set of Easton stabilisers and eight Easton arrows have been listed on the Small ads page:
 Easton stabilisers and arrows

2 December 2017: The YAA Indoor Championships will be held in Wakefield on the 11th of March:
 YAA Annual County Indoor Championships & Open Meeting 2018

Chantry Bowmen have published the results of the D&DAA Indoor Championships:
 Chantry Bowmen D&DAA Indoor Championships 2017 results

A Shibuya Ultima recurve sight has been listed on the Small ads page:
 Shibuya Ultimate recurve sight (right-handed)

18 November 2017: Dearne Valley AC will hold their Double Portsmouth on the 28th of January:
 Dearne Valley AC Double Portsmouth 2018

14 November 2017: Pennine Archers have released the results of their Zombie Shoot:
 Pennine Archers Hallowe'en Zombie Shoot 2017 results

York Archers Society have issued the results of their Double Portsmouth:
 York Archers Society Double Portsmouth 2017 results

12 November 2017: Louise Smith has become a National Judge:
 Louise Smith - National Judge

A gallery of photos from the ABBA Portsmouth has been added to the site:
 ABBA Portsmouth 2017

9 November 2017: The first training session for the YAA senior squad will take place on Sunday 12th November at Haxby, York:
 YAA Senior Squad training session

Archers of Bridlington and Burton Agnes have published the results of their Portsmouth shoot:
 Archers of Bridlington and Burton Agnes Indoor Tournament 2017 results

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