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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YAA Tournaments

YAA Indoor Championships 9th March 2014
2014 results
YAA Clout Championships 20th April 2014 2014 results
YAA Single FITA 31st May 2014 2014 results
YAA Senior & Junior Championships 1st June 2014 2014 results
YAA Double FITA 5th & 6th July 2014 2014 results
YAA Longbow Championships 16th August 2014 2014 results
5 Counties Juniors Match TBA 2014 score submission form

2013 report

2013 results
5 Counties Seniors Match TBA 2014 score submission form

2013 report

2013 photos

2013 results
YAA Field Championships 26th October 2014 2014 entry form

2013 results

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Latest news

21 August 2014: The results of the YAA Longbow Championships have been published:
 YAA 26th Longbow Championships and Open Meeting 2014 results

York Archers Society have released the target list for this weekend's Yorkfest:
 York AS WA Weekend 2014 target list (PDF)

15 August 2014: Archers of Bridlington and Burton Agnes will hold their indoor shoot on the 2nd of November:
 Archers of Bridlington and Burton Agnes Indoor Tournament

10 August 2014: The latest YAA newsletter is now available:
 Summer/Autumn 2014 YAA Newsletter

The YAA and NCAS Treasurer has provided guidance on this year's subscriptions to the YAA and NCAS:
 YAA and NCAS affiliation fees for 2014-2015

The YAA Field Championships will take place on the 26th of October, as day 2 of a Combined FITA Field shoot at Dearne Valley:
 DVAC Combined FITA Field and YAA Field Championships 2014

The Wakefield Archers will hold their Double Portsmouth on the 11th of January:
 The Wakefield Archers UKRS Double Portsmouth

9 August 2014: Burton Constable Company of Bowmen have published the results of the East Riding Championships:
 Burton Constable Company of Bowmen East Riding Competition 2014 results

The results of the South Yorkshire Double FITA are now available:
 South Yorkshire Double FITA 2014 results

The next Archery Strike event will be held in Glasshoughton on the 18th of August:
 Archery Strike event in Glasshoughton

Spaces at the Pomfret 60 are now limited:
 The Pomfret 60, hosted by The Wakefield Archers

5 August 2014: Jim Everitt, formerly of Chantry Bowmen, has died:
 Jim Everitt

The EAF English Senior Longbow Championships will be held in Herefordshire on the 13th of September:
 English & Open Senior Longbow Championships

Best wishes to Amy Oliver, who is taking part in Stage 4 of the Archery World Cup in Wroclaw, Poland:
 Archery GB: Wroclaw here we come!

1 August 2014: Archery GB (the GNAS) has issued the prospectus for its Talent Coach Development Programme:
 Talent Coach Development Programme

27 July 2014: York Archers Society have published the entry form for their October Clout:
 York AS October Clout Tournament

22 July 2014: Congratulations to Sarah and Steve Dixon on their new arrival:
 Baby Dixon

Joe Fairburn has won his fifth national title of the year:
 National Field title for Joe Fairburn

20 July 2014: The Bowmen of Adel are trying to track down several trophies from their shoots:
 Missing Bowmen of Adel trophies

17 July 2014: Yorkshire's juniors performed well at the Junior National Outdoor Championships. Simon Slater has provided photos and a report:
 JNOC 2014

15 July 2014: Amy Oliver won stages 3 and 4 of the National Series at the weekend, and has been selected to represent GB at the European Archery Championship:
 Amy triumphs at Clophill and heads for Armenia

SRSB Sheffield Blind Archery will host its coaching weekend for blind and partially sighted archers on the 2nd and 3rd of August:
 Coaching weekend for visually impaired archery

Danielle Brown has been inducted into the Worshipful Company of Fletchers:
 Dani awarded the Freedom of London

12 July 2014: Richard Ford has become Yorkshire's latest Regional Judge:
 Richard Ford - Regional Judge

6 July 2014: The results of the Double FITA are now available:
 NCAS/YAA Double FITA Star 2014 results

5 July 2014: Will Kempf has provided a report and photos of the Yorkshire teams at the National County Team Tournament, including an excellent silver for the gents longbow team:
 Yorkshire Longbows Win Silver!

Chantry Bowmen have published the results of today's Chantry Sword shoot:
 Chantry Sword 2014 results

29 June 2014: The Bowmen of Adel will be holding their End of Season Westerns on the 7th of September:
 Bowmen of Adel End of Season Open Tournament

27 June 2014: Yorkshire has 11 new Level 1 coaches:
 11 More Level 1 Coaches in Yorkshire

Ten juniors from YAA clubs will be competing at the Junior National Outdoor Championships:
 YAA Juniors at JNOC 2014

York Archers Society have released the results of their Double York/Hereford:
 York AS double York/Hereford 2014 results

22 June 2014: St George's Archery Club have published the results of their Open Westerns:
 St George's Open Western 2014 results

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