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||2015 results
|Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day
(Single WA1440 Star and Metrics)
|4 June 2016||2016 details
2015 shoot abandoned
|YAA Senior & Junior Championships||5 June 2016||2016 details
|YAA Double WA1440||2 & 3 July 2016||2016 details
|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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21 April 2016: Chantry Bowmen's double two-way clout (13th August) has been opened up to all bow styles:
Chantry Bowmen of Rotherham Double Two Way Clout
17 April 2016: The county, regional and national affiliation fees for 2016-2017 have now been decided:
YAA and NCAS affiliation fees 2016-2017
AGB direct members and YAA/NCAS membership
Guidance on affiliations 2016-2017
AGB affiliation fees 2016-2017
The Northern Counties Clout Championships 2016 have been moved from Harrogate to Driffield:
NCAS Annual Clout Championships & Inter County Team Championships
11 April 2016: Bronte Archers will hold their Spring Weekend shoot on the 1st and 2nd of May:
Bronte Archers Spring Weekend Tournaments
8 April 2016: Joyce Kiddy's funeral arrangements have been announced:
Joyce Kiddy's funeral arrangements
Entries are now being taken for the Archery GB Youth Festival, which will take place in August:
Archery GB Youth Festival 2016
7 April 2016: Joyce Kiddy, one of Yorkshire's most well-known and well-liked archers, has passed away:
6 April 2016: Megan Tinker is English and Northern Counties field archery champion:
Megan is English and Northern Counties Field Champion
Archers of Bridlington and Burton Agnes have provided photos of their ABBA Dabba Doo shoot:
ABBA Dabba Doo 2016 gallery
2 April 2016: The YAA will be selling 10 used bosses this year at £40 each:
Sale of used YAA bosses
27 March 2016: Archers of Bridlington and Burton Agnes have published the results of their ABBA Dabba Doo shoot:
ABBA Dabba Doo Longbow Western 2016 results
White Rose Archers have published the results of their Crazy National:
White Rose Archers Crazy National 2016 results
19 March 2016: Active Humber will be running a series of workshops and courses aimed at helping clubs to manage themselves well:
Active Humber club courses
Barnsley Archery Club will hold a WRS double WA720 on the 25th of September:
Barnsley Archery Club WRS double WA720
15 March 2016: The results of Sunday's YAA Indoor Championships are now available:
YAA Senior & Junior Indoor Championships and Open Meeting 2016 results
Tony Rollin has received the Yorkshire Award:
Tony Rollin receives the Yorkshire Award
The YAA is offering to support up to six teams to attend the National Midsummer Tournament 2016:
YAA teams for National Midsummer Team Tournament 2016
The NCAS is looking for junior recurve and compound archers for the regional team match against East Midlands:
Juniors required for NCAS v EMAS match
The YAA's coach qualification grants policy has been revised slightly, to include the start date of the course for which the grant is being claimed:
Coach qualification grants revised