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 Archery GB (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.
Arrowhawks Archery Academy has been launched to provide national talent development and academy programmes to Yorkshire
Danage timing equipment
The YAA's new Danage timing system is available for use by YAA clubs:
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|YAA Annual General Meeting||9 March 2019||2019 details|
|YAA Indoor Championships||10 March 2019||2019 results|
|YAA Clout Weekend||20 & 21 April 2019||2019 metric results
2019 Imperial results
|Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day
(Single WA1440 Star and Metrics)
|1 June 2019||2019 results|
|YAA Senior & Junior Championships||2 June 2019||2019 results|
|YAA WA1440||6 July 2019||WA1440 2019 results|
|Double WA720/WA50||7 July 2019||Double WA720 2019 results|
|YAA Longbow Championships||3 August 2019||2019 awards
|5 Counties Juniors Match||5 October 2019||2019 score submission form
|5 Counties Seniors Match||6 October 2019||2019 score submission form
|YAA Field Championships||27 October 2019||2019 entry form
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15 August 2019: The affiliation fees and process for 2019-20 have been published:
YAA and NCAS affiliation fees and process 2019-2020
12 August 2019: Archers of Bridlington and Burton Agnes will hold their indoor shoot on the 3rd of November:
Archers of Bridlington and Burton Agnes Indoor Portsmouth
Chantry Bowmen have published the results of their Double American:
Chantry Bowmen American 2019 results
6 August 2019: The results of the YAA Longbow Championships 2019 are now available:
YAA 33rd Longbow Championships and Open Meeting 2019 awards
YAA 33rd Longbow Championships and Open Meeting 2019 results
St George's Archery Club have published the results of the Ted Mallett Memorial Clout:
St George's AC 18th Open Ted Mallett Memorial Clout Tournament 2019 results
5 August 2019: York Archers Society will hold their October Clout on the 12th of October:
York Archers Society October Clout Tournament
1 August 2019: The YAA invites archers to submit scores for selection to the county teams for the Inter Counties Junior and Senior Tournaments 2019:
Inter Counties 2019 score submissions
29 July 2019: Archers of Bridlington and Burton Agnes have received a generous grant which will help them grow:
Cash boost helps archery club with expansion plan
21 July 2019: Barnsley Archery Club will hold their combined Albion, Windsors and Longbow shoot on the 28th of September:
Barnsley Archery Club 32nd Albion and 30th Longbow
Barnsley Archery Club will hold their WRS WA720 + Head-To-Head on the 29th of September:
Barnsley AC WRS WA720 + Head-To-Head
Archers are invited to get involved in running Stage 5 of the National Tour:
National Tour stage 5 at Barnsley
16 July 2019: Bronte Archers have issued the results of their WA Weekend shoots:
NCAS/Bronte Archers Double WA1440 Star 2019 results
14 July 2019: Chantry Bowmen have published the results of the Chantry Sword:
Chantry Sword 2019 results
The YAA is selling off its straw bosses, which are in very good condition:
Straw bosses for sale
5 July 2019: Yorkshire's ladies are national barebow and longbow team champions:
Yorkshire at the National County Teams Tournament
Izzy Carpenter will represent GB at the World Student Games:
Izzy at World Student Games
Panda Bowmen will not be running their Crecy shoot this year:
Panda Crecy not running
The Bowmen of Wharfedale longbow shoot will be hosted by Adel on the 8th of September:
Bowmen of Wharfedale Longbow Shoot
27 June 2019: Sport England has created a fund to encourage diversity in coaching and volunteering:
Sport England Workforce Diversity fund
Chris Cushion of Loughborough University gave an excellent presentation on coaching which is recommended to coaches:
Chris Cushion presentation on coaching
18 June 2019: York Archers Society have published the results of their Double York/Hereford:
York Archers Society double York/Hereford 2019 results
De Notton Bowers thank the archers who took part in the club's first longbow competition:
Thanks from De Notton Bowers
12 June 2019: The Joyce Kiddy Memorial Field Shoot, incorporating the YAA Field Championships, will be held on the 26th and 27th of October:
The Joyce Kiddy Memorial Field Shoot incorporating the YAA and Open Field Championships 2019