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 8th March 2015

13th March 2016
2015 results
YAA Clout Championships 19th April 2015 2015 results
2015 report
YAA Single WA1440 6th June 2015 Shoot abandoned
YAA Senior & Junior Championships 7th June 2015 2015 results
YAA Double WA1440 4th & 5th July 2015 2015 entry form
2015 target list

2014 results
YAA Longbow Championships 8th August 2015 2015 entry form

2014 results
5 Counties Juniors Match 3rd October 2015 2015 score submission form

2014 photos
5 Counties Seniors Match 4th October 2015 2015 score submission form

2014 photos
YAA Field Championships 25th October 2015 2015 entry form

2014 results

2014 photos

This site

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Archery news from the BBC


Latest news

5 July 2015: The National Flight Championships, scheduled for the 23rd of August, have been cancelled.
The Northern Counties Flight Championships have been rescheduled from the 16th of August to the 30th of August:
 Northern Counties Flight Championships 2015

4 July 2015: Four new County Coaches have passed their assessments:
 County Coaches, June 2015

Izzy and Adam Carpenter will represent Great Britain in Rome:
 Izzy and Adam selected for Rome

Chantry Bowmen have published the results of today's Chantry Sword:
 Chantry Sword 2015 results

30 June 2015: Yorkshire brought back two team trophies from the Archery GB Midsummer Counties Team Championships:
 Yorkshire at the Midsummer Event 2015

A gallery of photos from the Archery GB Midsummer Counties Team Championships has been added to the site:
 Midsummer Event 2015 photos

The results of the South Yorkshire Double WA1440 are now available:
 South Yorkshire Double WA1440 2015 results

27 June 2015: The YAA urgently needs people for the work parties at the Double WA 1440 and the Grand Northern:
 Help urgently needed for YAA shoots

The cut-off date for score submissions for the Senior Home Nations match is the 6th of July:
 Cut-off for Senior Home Nations score submissions

York Archers Society have published the results of their Double York/Hereford:
 York AS double York/Hereford 2015 results

25 June 2015: Photos from the York Double York/Hereford have been added to the site:
 York Archers Double York/Hereford 2015

Barnsley Archery Club have published the entry forms for their September shoots:
 Barnsley AC 26th Open Longbow Tournament
 Barnsley AC 28th Open Albion and Windsors

The target list for the NCAS/YAA Double WA1440 Star is now available:
 NCAS/YAA Double WA1440 Star 2015 target list

A dozen 470 A/C/E arrows have been added to the Small Ads page:
 Easton A/C/E arrows

22 June 2015: Joe Fairburn broke two national records at York last weekend:
 Joe breaks two national records

18 June 2015: Lez Newsome's funeral service was held today:
 Lez Newsome's service

St George's AC have published the results of the 1st Bill Spencer Westerns Tournament:
 St George's 1st Bill Spencer Western results

16 June 2015: Louise Smith is Yorkshire's newest Regional Judge:
 Louise Smith - Regional Judge

York Archers Society will be holding their October Clout shoot on the 10th of October:
 York Archers Society October Clout Tournament

13 June 2015: Izzy and Adam Carpenter have performed brilliantly at the World Archery Youth Championships in Yankton, USA:
 Izzy and Adam excel at the World Archery Youth Championships

A gallery of photos from York Archers Society's HfH Charity Clout has been added to the site:
 York AS HfH Charity Clout 2015

11 June 2015: Lez Newsome's funeral will be held on Thursday the 18th of June:
 Lez Newsome's funeral arrangements

The results of the YAA Championships 2015 are now available:
 YAA Championships 2015 results (PDF)

8 June 2015: Trevor Astley has been awarded the Yorkshire Sword:
 Trevor Astley is awarded the Yorkshire Sword

Abbeydale Archers will be holding an Open Longbow Windsor shoot on the 16th of August:
 Abbeydale Archers Open Longbow Tournament

Burton Constable Company of Bowmen have published the results of yesterday's Medieval shoot:
 Burton Constable Company of Bowmen Medieval Longbow Shoot 2015 results

6 June 2015: Lez Newsome, owner of Aardvark Archery and one of Yorkshire's best-known and most well-liked archers, has died:
 Lez Newsome

31 May 2015: Archers of East Riding have published the results of their Clout Weekend:
 AoER Double GNAS Clout 2015 results
 AoER Double FITA Clout 2015 results

30 May 2015: Dennis Heritage has been presented with the YAA Award of Merit:
 Dennis Heritage receives the Award of Merit

29 May 2015: Chantry Bowmen of Rotherham will hold their 7th Firbeck Crecy shoot on the 19th of September:
 Chantry Bowmen 7th Firbeck Crecy Shoot

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