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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 Latest news
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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 Tournaments

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
2016 photos
YAA Senior & Junior Championships 5 June 2016 2016 results
YAA Double WA1440 2 & 3 July 2016 2016 results
YAA Longbow Championships 6 August 2016 2016 details

2015 results
2015 photos
5 Counties Juniors Match 1 October 2016 2015 results
2015 photos
5 Counties Seniors Match 2 October 2016 2015 results
YAA Field Championships TBA 2015 results

This site

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Latest news

27 July 2016: The National Coaching Conference 2016 will be held in Telford on Saturday the 24th of September:
 National Coaching Conference 2016 and Senior Coach Meeting

20 July 2016: The Wakefield Archers will hold their Double Portsmouth tournament on the 8th of January 2017:
 The Wakefield Archers UK Record Status Double Portsmouth

Barnsley YMCA Archers will be running a beginners course in September:
 Beginning: Barnsley YMCA Archers course

17 July 2016: The results of the NCAS/Bronte Archers Double WA Star are now available:
 NCAS/Bronte Archers Double WA1440 Star 2016 results

Abbeydale Archers will hold their Open Longbow tournament on the 21st of August:
 Abbeydale Archers Open Longbow Tournament

8 July 2016: Spaces are available on a Level 1 Coach training course in Linthwaite, Huddersfield in September:
 Level 1 course places available

York Archers Society have published the results of their Double York/Hereford:
 York Archers Society double York/Hereford 2016 results

5 July 2016: Yorkshire's juniors have done well at the Junior National Outdoor Championships 2016:
 Yorkshire juniors excel at JNOC 2016

The results of the NCAS/YAA Double WA1440 2016 have been released:
 NCAS/YAA Double WA1440 Star 2016 results

The results of the Chantry Sword have been published:
 Chantry Sword 2016 results

The Grand Northern Archery Meeting will be hosted by Eccles Archery Club on the 30th and 31st of July:
 The Grand Northern Archery Meeting

1 July 2016: Volunteers and equipment are needed for the British Transplant Games:
 British Transplant Games 2016

A gallery of photos from the National County Team Championships 2016 has been added to the site:
 AGB National County Team Championships 2016

The Phoenix Bowmen of Halifax will hold their Windsor tournament on Sunday the 7th of August:
 Phoenix Bowmen Windsor Shoot

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

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