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 individual results

2017 report

2017 photos
5 Counties Seniors Match 1 October 2017 2017 individual results

2017 report

2017 photos
YAA Field Championships 22 October 2017 2017 details

2016 results

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Latest news

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

5 October 2017: The individual results of the Five Counties matches have been published:
 Inter Counties 2017 Junior Individual results
 Inter Counties 2017 Senior Individual 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:
 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

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

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