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.Latest news
YAA Annual General Meeting 2015
NCAS Annual General Meeting 2015
Notifications of updates
The 65th Annual General Meeting of the Yorkshire Archery Association will be held on Saturday the 7th of March 2015 from 10:30 AM at Barnsley Archery Club, Barnsley Rugby Club, Shaw Lane, Barnsley.
Notice of the 65th Annual General Meeting
The Annual General Meeting of the Northern Counties Archery Society will be held on Saturday the 28th of March 2015 from 10:30 AM at Wetherby & District Social Club, Sandbeck Way, Wetherby.
The YAA's new Danage timing system is available for use by YAA clubs:
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|YAA Indoor Championships||8th March 2015||2015 entry form
2015 target list
|YAA Clout Championships||19th April 2015||2015 entry form
|YAA Single WA1440||6th June 2015||2015 entry form
|YAA Senior & Junior Championships||7th June 2015||2015 entry form
|YAA Double WA1440||4th & 5th July 2015||2015 entry form
|YAA Longbow Championships||8th August 2015||2015 entry form
|5 Counties Juniors Match||TBA||2014 photos|
|5 Counties Seniors Match||TBA||2014 photos|
|YAA Field Championships||TBA||2014 results
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3 March 2015: Barnsley Archery Club raised a tidy sum for charity at Sunday's Early Bird shoot:
Barnsley AC Early Bird 2015 - funds raised
The results of the shoot are now available:
Barnsley Early Bird 2015 results
A gallery of photos from the shoot has been added to the site:
Barnsley Early Bird 2015 photos
The county records have been updated with 11 new achievements:
New Yorkshire records
The latest edition of Clout Times is now available:
March 2015 Clout Times
Kendal Bowmen in neighbouring Cumbria will be holding a Western for longbows on the 22nd of March:
Kendal Bowmen Longbow Western
26 February 2015: York Archers Society have published the results of the Yorkshire Combined indoor shoot:
York Archers Society Yorkshire Combined 2015 results
26 February 2015: The start time of the Selby Westerns has been brought forward to 11:00 AM:
Selby Archery Club 38th Annual Open Westerns Tournament
The date of the Northern Counties Archery Society AGM has been moved to the 28th of March.
21 February 2015: The South Yorkshire Double WA1440 will be held on the 13th and 14th of June:
South Yorkshire Double WA1440 Star & Metrics
The target list for the YAA Indoor Championships is now available:
YAA Indoor Championships 2015 target list (PDF)
20 February 2015: The NCAS is calling for junior recurve and compound archers to beat the East Midlands in June:
NCAS juniors team selection 2015
Savile Bowmen have published the results of their Double Portsmouth:
Savile Bowmen 23rd Indoor Tournament results
Several pieces of recurve equipment, all in excellent condition, have been added to the Small Ads page:
Hoyt Formula Quattro Limbs, 34#, long
Win & Win Inno RX Carbon Riser (left handed)
Hoyt 900 CX recurve limbs, 38#, medium
15 February 2015: The Wakefield Archers will hold their annual Albion and Windsors on the 19th of July:
The Wakefield Archers Annual Albion and Windsors Tournament
White Rose Archers will host their Autumn shoot on the 3rd of October:
White Rose Archers 21st Autumn Shoot
12 February 2015: The St George Longbow Tournament for the Royal Armouries Arrow will take place on the 26th of April:
The Saint George Longbow Tournament
York Archers Society have issued the target list for the Yorkshire Combined:
York AS Yorkshire Combined Tournament target list 2015
The Bowmen of Adel in north Leeds will be holding an open have-a-go afternoon on the 4th of May:
The Bowmen of Adel will be running three beginners courses in May, June and July:
Adel beginners courses
6 February 2015: The 65th Annual General Meeting of the YAA will be held on Saturday the 7th of March 2015 in Barnsley:
YAA Annual General Meeting 2015
Archery Strike will running an open session on Saturday the 21st of February for players wanting to try Archery Tag:
Archery Strike open session in Batley
St George's AC will hold the first Bill Spencer Open Western shoot on the 14th of June:
Saint George's AC 1st Bill Spencer Open Western
Danum Archers will hold their Westerns tournament on the 17th of May:
Danum Archers Westerns Tournament
The 307th Antient Scorton Silver Arrow will be held at Wentworth Woodhouse, Rotherham on Saturday the 16th of May 2015:
307th Antient Scorton Silver Arrow
27 January 2015: Bill Spencer of St George's AC has died:
The YAA Indoor Championships tournament is now full:
YAA Annual County Indoor Championships & Open Meeting 2015
24 January 2015: Joe Fairburn has been shortlisted for the Leeds Sports Awards:
Joe shortlisted for Leeds Sports Awards
The Grand Northern Archery Meeting will be held in Wetherby on the 25th and 26th of July:
The Grand Northern Archery Meeting
The Northern Counties Clout Championships will take place in Harrogate on the 6th of September:
NCAS Annual Clout Championships
21 January 2015: The entry form for Abbeydale's Potato Shoot has been issued:
Abbeydale Archers Potato Shoot
Abbeydale Archers will not be holding their Longbow Tournament in April, but hope to hold it in August, probably on the 16th.
18 January 2015: Barnsley Archery Club's Early Bird shoot will be held on the 1st of March:
Barnsley AC's Early Bird Western
Dearne Valley Archery Club have published the results of today's Double Portsmouth:
Dearne Valley Double Portsmouth 2015 results
17 January 2015: Dearne Valley Archery Club will be holding their popular two-day Easter Field Shoot on the 4th and 5th of April:
Dearne Valley AC Easter 2015 Field Shoot
Archers of East Riding will be holding their Clout Weekend on the 23rd and 24th of May:
Archers of East Riding Double Clout Weekend
14 January 2015: Phoenix Bowmen will be holding their Floodlit Pie & Peas National on Sunday the 12th of April:
Phoenix Bowmen 8th Floodlit Pie & Peas National Shoot
The Wakefield Archers have released the results of Sunday's indoor tournament:
The Wakefield Archers Double Portsmouth Tournament 2015 results
10 January 2015: Panda Bowmen have released the entry forms for their Pandamonium and Crecy shoots:
Panda Bowmen Pandamonium 25th Longbow Tournament (4 April 2015)
Panda Bowmen Crecy Shoot (18 July 2015)
York Archers Society have published the results of their Double Worcester:
York Archers Society Worcester 2014 results
8 January 2015: A gallery of photos from the YAA juniors squad Christmas fun shoot has been added to the site:
YAA juniors squad Christmas fun shoot 2014