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.
Welcome to the website of the Yorkshire Archery Association.
Danage timing equipment
The YAA's new Danage timing system is available for use by YAA clubs:
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|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
|YAA Senior & Junior Championships||5 June 2016||2016 results|
|YAA Double WA1440||2 & 3 July 2016||2016 details
2016 target list
|YAA Longbow Championships||6 August 2016||2016 details
|5 Counties Juniors Match||1 October 2016||2015 results
|5 Counties Seniors Match||2 October 2016||2015 results|
|YAA Field Championships||TBA||2015 results|
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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
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