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 Archery GB (the 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.
Arrowhawks Archery Academy has been launched to provide national talent development and academy programmes to Yorkshire
Arrowhawks booklet (PDF)
Danage timing equipment
The YAA's new Danage timing system is available for use by YAA clubs:
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|Entry for most YAA shoots will henceforth be online only, through Squarespace. The page for the entry and camping booking forms is:
YAA shoots store on Squarespace
|YAA Annual General Meeting 2023||1 April 2023|
|YAA Indoor Championships||23 March 2024 (York)|| 2024 entry
|YAA Field Championships||9 April 2023|
|YAA Clout Championships||15-16 April 2023|| Metric 2023 results
Imperial 2023 results
|Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day
(Single WA1440 Star and Metrics)
|3 June 2023||2023 results|
|YAA Senior & Junior Championships||4 June 2023||2023 results|
|YAA WA1440||1 July 2023||2023 results|
|Double WA720/WA50||2 July 2023||2023 results|
|YAA Longbow Championships||CANCELLED|
|5 Counties Juniors Match||30 September 2023||2023 results|
|5 Counties Seniors Match||1 October 2023||2023 results|
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3 December 2023: Chantry Bowmen have had to postpone today's Audrey Lawrence shoot:
Chantry's Audrey Lawrence shoot postponed
2 December 2023: The YAA Indoor Championships will be hosted by York Archers Society on the 23rd of March:
Yorkshire Archery Association Indoor Championships 2024
28 November 2023: York Archers Society have released the results of their Double Portsmouth:
York Archers Society Double Portsmouth 2023 results
Chantry Bowmen have issued the results of the D&DAA Indoor Championships:
Chantry D&DAA Indoor Championships 2023 results
20 November 2023: South Leeds Archers have published the results of Part 1 of their Indoor Ring Series:
South Leeds Archers Indoor Ring Series part 1 - The Fellowship of the 10 Rings - 2023 results
18 November 2023: The NCAS Coaching Conference will he held in Barnsley on the 21st of January:
Regional coaching conference
11 November 2023: Chantry Bowmen have issued the target list for their Audrey Lawrence shoot:
Audrey Lawrence Memorial Tournament 2023 target list
5 November 2023: Archers of Bridlington and Burton Agnes have issued the results of their indoor tournament:
Archers of Bridlington and Burton Agnes Indoor Tournament 2023 results
York Archers Society have published the results of their October Clout:
York Archers Society October Clout 2023 results
30 October 2023: The Bowmen of Adel and the YAA will present the second Yorkshire Ironman tournament on the 30th of December:
YAA/Bowmen of Adel Yorkshire Ironman 2023
25 October 2023: The affiliation status of the county's clubs has been updated:
YAA and NCAS affiliation status of clubs 2023-2024
Chantry Bowmen's Audrey Lawrence Double Worcester is now full and a waiting list is in effect:
Audrey Lawrence Memorial Tournament 2023
13 October 2023: The Yorkshire Junior Postal League is back for winter 2023-24:
Yorkshire Junior Indoor Postal League 2023-2024
10 October 2023: White Rose Archers have published the results of their Autumn Longbow shoot:
White Rose Archers Crazy Autumn Longbow Shoot 2023 results
26 September 2023: York Archers Society will hold their Yorkshire Combined indoor shoot on the 17th of February:
York Archers Society Yorkshire Combined 2024
Danum Archers have a new website:
18 September 2023: Chantry Bowmen will hold the UKRS Audrey Lawrence Double Worcester on the 3rd of December:
Audrey Lawrence Memorial Tournament 2023