Upcoming tournaments

If you have special needs, make the tournament organiser aware of them. The YAA has adopted certain policies regarding archers with special needs at YAA shoots:
 Special requirements at YAA shoots

For more shoots local to Yorkshire archers, see the websites of our fellow NCAS counties:
 Cheshire Archery Association
 Cumbria County Archery Association
 Durham and Northumberland Archery Association
 Isle of Man Archery Association
 Lancashire Archery Association

2017
March 5th Target Barnsley Archery Club's Early Bird Western
11th Longbow Archers of Bridlington & Burton Agnes 6th ABBA Dabba Do Longbow Shoot
12th Indoor YAA Annual County Indoor Championships & Open Meeting 2017
25th Longbow White Rose Archers Crazy National
26th Field Dearne Valley AC Winter League open field archery day
April 1st Longbow Abbeydale Archers Open Longbow Tournament 2017
1st & 2nd Target Derwent Bowmen Archery Club 1st Open Tournament
15th & 16th Clout YAA Clout Weekend 2017
15th & 16th Field Dearne Valley AC Easter 2017 Field Shoot
22nd & 23rd Target Thirsk Bowmen Double WA720 Weekend 2017
23rd Longbow The Saint George Longbow Tournament
30th & 1st May Target Bronte Archers Spring Weekend Tournaments
May 6th Longbow Chantry Bowmen of Rotherham Longbow Tournament
21st Target Selby Archery Club 40th Annual Open Westerns Tournament
27th Longbow Chantry Bowmen Duck Shoot
27th-28th Clout Archers of East Riding 8th Double Clout Weekend
June 3rd Target The Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day
4th Target YAA Annual County Senior & Junior Championships & Open Meeting
4th Longbow Burton Constable Company of Bowmen Medieval Longbow Fun Shoot 2017
11th Target St George's Archery Club Bill Spencer Open Western
24th Longbow Chantry Bowmen Y&DN Shoot
July 1st Longbow The Chantry Sword Longbow Tournament
1st & 2nd Target NCAS Yorkshire Open Double WA1440 Star
8th & 9th Target Bronte Archers NCAS WRS Double WA1440
16th Target The Wakefield Archers Albion and Windsors
16th Clout St George's AC 17th Ted Mallett Open Clout Tournament
August 5th Longbow YAA 31st Longbow Championships and Open Meeting
6th Target Burton Constable Company of Bowmen 2017 East Riding of Yorkshire Archery Championship
12th Clout Chantry Bowmen of Rotherham Double Two Way Clout
20th Target Archers of East Riding 3rd WA 720 and head-to-head
September 2nd Longbow The Pomfret 60, hosted by The Wakefield Archers
3rd Target Bowmen of Adel End of Season Open Tournament
October 7th Longbow White Rose Archers 23rd Autumn Shoot
14th Longbow Chantry Bowmen Great Western
November 18th Longbow Chantry Bowmen BLBS 12th Indoor Meeting
December 3rd Indoor Chantry Bowmen Audrey Lawrence Memorial Double Worcester

Barnsley Archery Club's Early Bird Western

Taking place: Sunday 5th March 2017

Blow away the indoor cobwebs with a Western round, to be held at Barnsley RUFC ground, Shaw Lane, Barnsley. Excellent refreshments available throughout the day.
 Entry form (PDF).

Archers of Bridlington & Burton Agnes 6th ABBA Dabba Do Longbow Shoot

Taking place: Saturday 11th March 2017

One way Western round for longbow archers, shot to BLBS rules. Bacon butties available on arrival and sherry served after two dozen arrows. An Agincourt volley will be shot. To be held at Burton Agnes Sports Club, Rudston Road, Burton Agnes, Driffield YO25 4NE.
 Entry form (PDF).

YAA Annual County Indoor Championships & Open Meeting 2017

Taking place: Sunday 12th March 2017

Record Status Portsmouth round, for the Yorkshire Archery Association's Indoor Championships. Morning and afternoon sessions - if you shoot both sessions, only your first will count for purposes of awards. To be hosted by The Wakefield Archers at Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Wakefield.
 Entry form (PDF).
The shoot is now full. If you are unable to shoot, please advise Andrew Neal via email as soon as possible.
 Entry list (PDF)

White Rose Archers Crazy National

Taking place: Saturday 25th March 2017

Double National, Long National and National rounds for longbow shooters. Cake, tea, coffee, bacon butties and other refreshments will be available. To be held at at the Salem Field ground, Foster Lane, Spring Grove, Hebden Bridge, HX7 8LN.
 Entry form (PDF)

Dearne Valley AC Winter League open field archery day

Taking place: Sunday 26th March 2017

Come and shoot our Championship Field Course in a relaxed and fun setting with our Winter League Open Days. No need to book. Turn up and play. All day is 3 for adults and free for juniors. Hot refreshments will be available. If you've never tried Field Archery before, these are the perfect days to come and give it a go. Usually a mixture of WA field and animal targets will be available and all bow styles are welcome. To be held at Savin Royd Wood, Haigh Lane, Haigh, near Woolley - two minutes off junction 38 of the M1.

Abbeydale Archers Open Longbow Tournament 2017

Taking place: Saturday 1st April 2017

One way Windsor round for longbow archers, to BLBS rules. Food and drink available, sherry and cake served. To be held at DLSA Sports Ground, Beauchief Abbey Lane, Beauchief, Sheffield. S8 7BA.
 Entry form (PDF)

Derwent Bowmen Archery Club 1st Open Tournament

Taking place: Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd April 2017

The first outdoor World Record Status shoot of 2017, to be held in neighbouring Derbyshire. Double WA720 70m, 50m (compound) and 60m (Cadet) rounds. To be held at Darley Dale Cricket Club, Station Road, Darley Dale, Nr. Matlock, Derbyshire. DE4 2EQ.
 Entry form (PDF)

YAA Clout Weekend 2017

Taking place: Saturday 15th April 2017 and Sunday 16th April 2017

Record Status and Tassel Award Status clout rounds.
On Saturday, a double WA Clout (double AGB Metric Clout) will be shot.
On Sunday, a double one-way AGB Clout will be shot for the clout archery titles of the Yorkshire Archery Association.
To be hosted by Archers of East Riding at Hutton Cranswick Sports Field, Rotsea Lane, Hutton Cranswick, Driffield, YO25 9QA.
 Entry form (PDF)

Dearne Valley AC Easter 2017 Field Shoot

Taking place: Saturday 15th April 2017 and Sunday 16th April 2017

Record Status and Arrowhead Status Combined FITA Field shoot. 24 targets at unmarked distances on Saturday, 24 targets at marked distances on Sunday. Saturday: Equipment inspection from 09:00 AM; assemble 10:15 AM; shooting starts 11:00 AM. Sunday: Assemble 09:15 AM; shooting starts 10:00 AM. Hot and cold refreshments will be available both days. To be held at Savin Royd Woods, Haigh Lane, Haigh Village, near Woolley (M1, J38).
 Entry details

Thirsk Bowmen Double WA720 Weekend 2017

Taking place: Saturday 22nd April 2017 and Sunday 23rd April 2017

World Record Status rounds. Double WA720 round on Saturday. Single WA720 round on Sunday followed by an Olympic round. To be held at Baldersby Park, Topcliffe, North Yorkshire YO7 3PG.
 Entry form (PDF)

The Saint George Longbow Tournament

Taking place: Sunday 23rd April 2017

To all those skilled at shooting in the long bow - Greetings! Be it known that the Bowmen of Adel, as custodians of the Royal Armouries Arrow, do invite all true and honest bowmen, shooting in a traditional longbow, to compete for the award of this perpetual trophy in a contest celebrating St George's Day.
A lunch of steak pie and peas, or a vegetarian option, is included in the entry fee. Sherry and cake will be served as and when appropriate.
To be hosted by the Bowmen of Adel at Adel War Memorial Sport And Social Club, Church Lane, Adel, Leeds LS16 8DE.
 Entry form (PDF)

Bronte Archers Spring Weekend Tournament

Taking place: Sunday 30th April and Monday 1st May 2017

Record Status and Rose Award Status double York/Hereford/Bristol rounds. To be held at Rawdon Meadows, Harrogate Road, Apperley Bridge, Bradford.
 Entry form (PDF)

Chantry Bowmen of Rotherham Longbow Tournament

Taking place: Saturday 6th May 2017

Two-way Western round for longbows, shot to BLBS rules. To be held at The Phoenix Sports & Social Club, Pavillion Lane, Bawtry Road, Brinsworth, Rotherham S60 5PA.
 Entry form (PDF)

Selby Archery Club 40th Annual Open Westerns Tournament

Taking place: Sunday 21st May 2017

Record Status Western (recurve, longbow, barebow), Long Western (compound) and various shorter Westerns (juniors). To be held at Selby RUFC grounds, Sandhill Lane, Selby YO8 4JP.
 Entry form (PDF)

Chantry Bowmen Duck Shoot

Taking place: Saturday 27th May 2017

York or Bristol 2 rounds for longbows, shot to BLBS rules. Free sausage or bacon butty on arrival, pie and peas lunch available, refreshments available throughout the day. To be held at The Phoenix Sports & Social Club, Pavillion Lane, Bawtry Road, Brinsworth, Rotherham S60 5PA.
 Entry form (PDF)

Archers of East Riding 8th Double Clout Weekend

Taking place: Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th May 2017

Record Status and Tassel Award status clouts. GNAS double one way clout on Saturday. WA double one way clout on Sunday. Camping with hot showers available to those who want to stay over. To be held at Hutton Cranswick Sports Field, Rotsea Lane, Hutton Cranswick, Driffield, YO25 9QA.
 Entry form (PDF)

The Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day

Taking place: Saturday 3rd June 2017

World Record Status WA1440 Star and Metrics rounds. To be held at Grange Park Sports Club, Wetherby.
 Entry form (PDF)
Please note: when sending entry forms for more than one YAA target shoot, you can use a single cheque for all rather than a separate cheque for each shoot.

YAA Annual County Senior & Junior Championships & Open Meeting

Taking place: Sunday 4th June 2017

Record Status and Rose Award Status York, Hereford and Bristol rounds, for the YAA's outdoor target championships. To be held at Grange Park Sports Club, Wetherby.
 Entry form (PDF)
Please note: when sending entry forms for more than one YAA target shoot, you can use a single cheque for all rather than a separate cheque for each shoot.

Burton Constable Company of Bowmen Medieval Longbow Fun Shoot 2017

Taking place: Sunday 4th June 2017

Burton Constable is overrun with serpents! The retinue is charged with eradicating the scourge. To be held at Burton Constable Hall, Skirlaugh, Hull HU11 4LN.
 Entry form (PDF)

St George's Archery Club Bill Spencer Open Western

Taking place: Sunday 11th June 2017

We're back! St George's Archery Club is delighted to announce that the Bill Spencer Open Western (plus Junior Western and Short Junior Western) will be held at our new venue - Allerton Park, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire HG5 0SE.
 Entry form (PDF)

Chantry Bowmen Y&DN Shoot

Taking place: Saturday 24th June 2017

York and Double National rounds for longbows, shot to BLBS rules. To be held at The Phoenix Sports & Social Club, Pavillion Lane, Bawtry Road, Brinsworth, Rotherham S60 5PA.
 Entry form (PDF)

The Chantry Sword Longbow Tournament

Taking place: Saturday 1st July 2017

Two-way double Stafford round for longbows, shot to BLBS rules. To be held at The Phoenix Sports & Social Club, Pavillion Lane, Bawtry Road, Brinsworth, Rotherham S60 5PA.
 Entry form (PDF)

NCAS Yorkshire Open Double WA1440 Star

Taking place: Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd July 2017

World Record Status Double WA1440 Star rounds. To be held at Grange Park Sports Club, Wetherby.
 Entry form (PDF)
Please note: when sending entry forms for more than one YAA target shoot, you can use a single cheque for all rather than a separate cheque for each shoot.

Bronte Archers NCAS WRS Double WA1440

Taking place: Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th July 2017

World Record Status Double WA1440 Star rounds. To be held at Rawdon Meadows, Apperley Bridge, Harrogate Road, Bradford.
 Entry form (PDF)

The Wakefield Archers Albion and Windsors

Taking place: Sunday 16th July 2017

Albion, Windsor, Short Windsor and Junior Windsor rounds. To be held at Slazenger Sports and Social Club, Off Southfields Lane, Addingford, Horbury, Wakefield WF4 5BH.
 Entry form (PDF)

St George's Archery Club 17th Ted Mallett Open Clout Tournament

Taking place: Sunday 16th July 2017

Record Status and Tassel Award status double one-way Archery GB clout. To be held at Allerton Park, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire HG5 0SE.
 Entry form (PDF)

YAA 31st Longbow Championships and Open Meeting

Taking place: Saturday 5th August 2017

Two-way York and Double National rounds for the county longbow championships. Two-way shooting under BLBS rules, three-arrow ends with no sighters and no bouncers. To be hosted by Archers of East Riding at Hutton Cranswick Sports Field, Rotsea Lane, Hutton Cranswick, Driffield, YO25 9QA.
 Entry form (PDF)

Burton Constable Company of Bowmen 2017 East Riding of Yorkshire Archery Championship

Taking place: Sunday 6th August 2017

Western round for the East Riding titles. Open to recruve, barebow, longbow and traditional shooters - please note that compound bows are not permitted. To be held at Burton Constable Hall, Skirlaugh, Hull HU11 4LN. No entries can be accepted before the 1st of April 2017.
 Entry form (PDF)

Chantry Bowmen of Rotherham Double Two Way Clout

Taking place: Saturday 12th August 2017

Triple two-way clout shoot to AGB rules - single two-way clout in the morning, double two-way clout in the afternoon. Free sausage or bacon butty on arrival, pie and peas lunch available, refreshments available throughout the day. To be held at The Phoenix Sports & Social Club, Pavillion Lane, Bawtry Road, Brinsworth, Rotherham S60 5PA.
 Entry form (PDF)

Archers of East Riding 3rd WA 720 and head-to-head

Taking place: Sunday 20th August 2017

UK Record Status WA 720 round followed by a head-to-head for the awards. 50 metres for compound, 60 metres for Cadet, 70 metres for recurve, barebow and longbow. Camping with hot showers available at 5 per night. To be held at Hutton Cranswick Sports Field, Rotsea Lane, Hutton Cranswick, Driffield, YO25 9QA.
 Entry form (PDF)

The Pomfret 60, hosted by The Wakefield Archers

Taking place: Saturday 2nd September 2017

Tournament for longbow archers. The competition will commence at 10:00 AM and will consist of 10 dozen arrows plus wand splitting, a 3D bear hunt and speed shooting. The day will conclude with an Agincourt volley, followed by the presentation of awards. Mediaeval dress is encouraged - if you have it, please wear it.
Regrettably, the shoot has had to move from Pontefract Castle, since recent changes to the grounds have made them unsuitable for archery. As last year, the shoot will instead be held at Pontefract New College.
 Entry form (PDF)

Bowmen of Adel End of Season Open Tournament

Taking place: Sunday 3rd September 2017

Long Western for seniors and shorter Western-family rounds for juniors (and any adults who prefer shorter distances). Bacon butties available before sighters; chilli con carne or a vegetarian lunch may be pre-ordered. To be held at Adel War Memorial Sport And Social Club, Church Lane, Adel, Leeds LS16 8DE.
 Entry form (PDF)
The Ladies Recurve trophy and the Recurve Team trophy are still missing. Adel respectfully ask all previous winners of these trophies to check whether they have them.

White Rose Archers 23rd Autumn Shoot

Taking place: Saturday 7th October 2017

A one-way Western round for longbow shooters. To be held at Walsden Cricket and Bowling Club, OL14 7SX.
 Entry form (PDF)

Chantry Bowmen Great Western

Taking place: Saturday 14th October 2017

A two-way Great Western for longbow shooters - 5 dozen at 60 yards, 5 dozen at 50 yards. BLBS rules will apply. The tournament is open to longbow archers who are members of the BLBS or the GNAS. Sherry and fruit cake throughout the day. To be held at The Phoenix Sports & Social Club, Pavillion Lane, Bawtry Road, Brinsworth, Rotherham S60 5PA.
 Entry form (PDF)

Chantry Bowmen BLBS 12th Indoor Meeting

Taking place: Saturday 18th November 2017

Two way Double Worcester round for longbow shooters, to be shot to BLBS rules. To be hosted by Chantry Bowmen at Sheffield Hallam University Sports Ground, Bawtry Road, Brinsworth, Rotherham S9 1WA.
 Entry form (PDF)

Chantry Bowmen Audrey Lawrence Memorial Double Worcester

Taking place: Sunday 3rd December 2017

Double Worcester round, in honour of the late Audrey Lawrence. To be hosted by Chantry Bowmen at Sheffield Hallam University Sports Ground, Bawtry Road, Brinsworth, Rotherham S9 1WA.
 Entry form (PDF)




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