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.


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 Latest news
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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 Tournaments

YAA Indoor Championships 13 March 2016 2016 results
YAA Clout Championships 17 April 2016 2016 results
Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day
(Single WA1440 Star and Metrics)
4 June 2016 2016 results
2016 photos
YAA Senior & Junior Championships 5 June 2016 2016 results
YAA Double WA1440 2 & 3 July 2016 2016 details
2016 target list

2015 results
YAA Longbow Championships 6 August 2016 2016 details

2015 results
2015 photos
5 Counties Juniors Match 1 October 2016 2015 results
2015 photos
5 Counties Seniors Match 2 October 2016 2015 results
YAA Field Championships TBA 2015 results

This site

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Latest news

22 June 2016: The target list for the YAA Double WA has been issued:
 NCAS Yorkshire Open Double WA1440 Star target list

20 June 2016: The latest YAA newsletter is now available:
 Summer 2016 YAA Newsletter

14 June 2016: The Bowmen of Adel will hold their Open Westerns on the 4th of September:
 Bowmen of Adel End of Season Open Tournament

11 June 2016: A detailed description of the 2016-17 affiliation fee structures is now available:
 YAA and NCAS affiliation fees 2016-2017

The Wakefield Archers have cancelled their Albion shoot for this year, and ask that the trophies are returned:
 Wakefield Albion cancelled

Chantry Bowmen of Rotherham will hold their 8th Firbeck Crecy shoot on the 17th of September:
 Chantry Bowmen 8th Firbeck Crecy Shoot

7 June 2016: Valerie Henty has been awarded the Yorkshire Sword:
 Val Henty receives the Yorkshire Sword

The results of the YAA Weekend 2016 are now available:
 The Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day 2016 results
 YAA Annual County Championship and Open 2016 results

A gallery of photos from the Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day has been added to the site:
 Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day 2016 photos

4 June 2016: York Archers Society will hold their October Clout on Saturday the 8th of October:
 York Archers Society October Clout Tournament

Archers of East Riding have issued the results of their Clout Weekend:
 AoER Double GNAS Clout 2016 results
 AoER Double WA Clout 2016 results

27 May 2016: Barnsley AC have combined their Longbow shoot with their Albion & Windsors shoot, and will hold the tournaments on Saturday the 24th of September:
 Barnsley Archery Club 29th Albion and 27th Longbow

St George's AC have moved the Ted Mallet Memorial Clout to Boroughbridge High School:
 Saint George's AC 16th Open Ted Mallett Memorial Clout Tournament

19 May 2016: Selby Archers have published the results of their Westerns shoot:
 Selby Archery Club Open Westerns 2016 results

York Archers Society have issued the entry list for their Double WA1440:
 York AS Double WA1440 2016 entry list
Please note that the Senior WA1440 rounds are now full and a waiting list is in operation. Some junior spaces are still available.

14 May 2016: Archery GB will automatically merge junior and disabled clubs into their associated main club at this year's renewals:
 Automatic amalgamation of clubs

White Rose Archers will hold their 22nd Autumn Longbow shoot in Walsden on the 1st of October:
 White Rose Archers 22nd Autumn Shoot

8 May 2016: Izzy and Adam Carpenter have put in exceptional performances at the first leg of the European Youth Cup:
 Izzy and Adam excel in Hungary

Bronte Archers have released the results of their Spring Weekend shoots:
 Bronte Archers Spring Weekend Tournament 2016 results

Chantry Bowmen have published the results of their Longbow Tournament:
 Chantry Longbow 2016 results

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