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 Archery GB (the Grand National Archery Society).
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.
The YAA presents awards in recognition of service to archers and clubs in Yorkshire.


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YAA constitution

 YAA constitution, amended March 2022 (DOC)

Affiliations 2023-2024

 YAA and NCAS affiliation fees and process 2023-2024
 YAA and NCAS affiliation status of clubs 2023-2024


Arrowhawks Archery Academy has been launched to provide national talent development and academy programmes to Yorkshire

 Arrowhawks booklet (PDF)

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 events

Entry for most YAA shoots will henceforth be online only, through Squarespace. The page for the entry and camping booking forms is:
 YAA shoots store on Squarespace
YAA Annual General Meeting 2023 1 April 2023  
YAA Indoor Championships 23 March 2024 (York)  2024 entry

 2023 results
YAA Field Championships 9 April 2023  
YAA Clout Championships 15-16 April 2023  Metric 2023 results
 Imperial 2023 results
Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day
(Single WA1440 Star and Metrics)
3 June 2023  2023 results
YAA Senior & Junior Championships 4 June 2023  2023 results
YAA WA1440 1 July 2023  2023 results
Double WA720/WA50 2 July 2023  2023 results
YAA Longbow Championships
13 August 2023 CANCELLED
5 Counties Juniors Match 30 September 2023  2023 results
5 Counties Seniors Match 1 October 2023  2023 results

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Latest news

3 December 2023: Chantry Bowmen have had to postpone today's Audrey Lawrence shoot:
 Chantry's Audrey Lawrence shoot postponed

2 December 2023: The YAA Indoor Championships will be hosted by York Archers Society on the 23rd of March:
 Yorkshire Archery Association Indoor Championships 2024

28 November 2023: York Archers Society have released the results of their Double Portsmouth:
 York Archers Society Double Portsmouth 2023 results

Chantry Bowmen have issued the results of the D&DAA Indoor Championships:
 Chantry D&DAA Indoor Championships 2023 results

20 November 2023: South Leeds Archers have published the results of Part 1 of their Indoor Ring Series:
 South Leeds Archers Indoor Ring Series part 1 - The Fellowship of the 10 Rings - 2023 results

18 November 2023: The NCAS Coaching Conference will he held in Barnsley on the 21st of January:
 Regional coaching conference

De Notton Bowers have announced the details of their 2024 longbow tournaments:
 De Notton Bowers Longbow Western
 De Notton Bowers Hereford Longbow Competition
 De Notton Bowers Longbow Albion

11 November 2023: Chantry Bowmen have issued the target list for their Audrey Lawrence shoot:
 Audrey Lawrence Memorial Tournament 2023 target list

5 November 2023: Archers of Bridlington and Burton Agnes have issued the results of their indoor tournament:
 Archers of Bridlington and Burton Agnes Indoor Tournament 2023 results

31 October 2023: A pair of Border Hex 7.5H limbs has been added to the Small ads page:
 Border Archery HEX 7.5H ILF limbs

A set of nine Easton A/C/E 470 arrows has been added to the Small ads page:
 A/C/E 470 arrows

A set of twelve Easton A/C/E 570 arrows has been added to the Small ads page:
 A/C/E 570 arrows

York Archers Society have published the results of their October Clout:
 York Archers Society October Clout 2023 results

30 October 2023: The Bowmen of Adel and the YAA will present the second Yorkshire Ironman tournament on the 30th of December:
 YAA/Bowmen of Adel Yorkshire Ironman 2023

25 October 2023: The affiliation status of the county's clubs has been updated:
 YAA and NCAS affiliation status of clubs 2023-2024

Chantry Bowmen's Audrey Lawrence Double Worcester is now full and a waiting list is in effect:
 Audrey Lawrence Memorial Tournament 2023

22 October 2023: A full compound kit based on a Kinetic TriumX bow has been added to the Small ads page:
 Kinetic TriumX Compound (RH) 40-60lbs kit

13 October 2023: Chantry Bowmen have published a report and the results of their Great Western longbow shoot:
 Chantry Great Western 2023 report
 Chantry Great Western 2023 results

13 October 2023: The Yorkshire Junior Postal League is back for winter 2023-24:
 Yorkshire Junior Indoor Postal League 2023-2024

10 October 2023: White Rose Archers have published the results of their Autumn Longbow shoot:
 White Rose Archers Crazy Autumn Longbow Shoot 2023 results

26 September 2023: York Archers Society will hold their Yorkshire Combined indoor shoot on the 17th of February:
 York Archers Society Yorkshire Combined 2024

Danum Archers have a new website:
 Danum Archers

18 September 2023: Chantry Bowmen will hold the UKRS Audrey Lawrence Double Worcester on the 3rd of December:
 Audrey Lawrence Memorial Tournament 2023

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