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.


Welcome to the website of the Yorkshire Archery Association.
 Latest news
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 YAA events
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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:

Notifications of updates

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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 score submission form

2016 results

2016 report

2016 photos
5 Counties Seniors Match 1 October 2017 2017 score submission form

2016 Teams results

2016 Individual results

2016 report

2016 photos
YAA Field Championships TBA 2016 results

This site

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Latest news

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

Saturday and Sunday are now full at the York AS WA weekend, but there are spaces on Monday:
 Spaces at York WA Weekend shoots

York Archers Society have issued the target list for their Double WA 1440:
 York AS WRS Double WA1440 2017 target list

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: Chantry Bowmen have had to cancel their Triple Clout, but will be running a target shoot instead for anyone who wants to join in:
 Chantry Bowmen of Rotherham Triple Two Way Clout American/Rotherham/Phoenix

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

15 July 2017: Yorkshire's archers put in some great performances at the Midsummer County Team Championships:
 Midsummer County Teams 2017

The YAA invites archers to submit scores for selection to the county teams for the Inter Counties Junior and Senior Tournaments 2017:
 Inter Counties 2017 score submissions

Two compound packages at bargain prices have been added to the Small ads page:
 Hoyt Carbon Matrix Compound package
 Merlin XS Compound package

Bronte Archers have published the results of their Double WA1440:
 NCAS/Bronte Archers Double WA1440 Star 2017 results

8 July 2017: A gallery of photos from the Junior National Outdoor Championships 2017 has been added to the site:
 Junior National Outdoor Championships 2017

Chantry Bowmen have issued the results of their Sword shoot:
 Chantry Sword 2017 results

4 July 2017: Yorkshire archers feature prominently in the GB squad for the European Field Championships:
 Yorkshire archers for the European Field Championships

The results of the NCAS/YAA Double WA 1440 have been released:
 NCAS/YAA Double WA1440 Star 2017 results

The YAA's Chairman expresses his thanks to all who helped out at the Wetherby weekends:
 Thank you!

Yorkshire's juniors put in some barnstorming performances at the Junior National Outdoor Championships 2017:
 Yorkshire juniors at JNOC 2017

Joe Fairburn's run of outstanding performances continued at JNOC 2017:
 Joe Fairburn at JNOC 2017

Adwalton Moor Archers will be starting a new beginners course on Friday the 22nd of September:
 Beginning: Adwalton Moor Archers

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