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.
The YAA presents awards in recognition of service to archers and clubs in Yorkshire.
Danage timing equipment
The YAA's new Danage timing system is available for use by YAA clubs:
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|YAA Indoor Championships||12 March 2017||2017 entry form
|YAA Clout Weekend||15 & 16 April 2017||2017 entry form
|Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day
(Single WA1440 Star and Metrics)
|3 June 2017||2017 entry form
|YAA Senior & Junior Championships||4 June 2017||2017 entry form
|YAA Double WA1440||1 & 2 July 2017||2017 entry form
|YAA Longbow Championships||5 August 2017||2017 entry form
|5 Counties Juniors Match||1 October 2016||2016 results
|5 Counties Seniors Match||2 October 2016||2016 Teams results
2016 Individual results
|YAA Field Championships||23 October 2016||2016 details
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19 January 2017: There are still a few spaces available on a Level 1 Coach training course in Keighley which will be starting in April:
Level 1 course in Keighley
14 January 2017: A gallery of photos from the YAA Junior Squad Christmas fun shoot has been added:
YAA juniors squad Christmas fun shoot 2016
10 January 2017: The Wakefield Archers have published the results of Sunday's Double Portsmouth:
The Wakefield Archers UK Record Status Double Portsmouth 2017 results
All spaces at the Barnsley AC Combined shoot on the 15th of January have now been taken:
Barnsley AC World Record Status WA Combined 25m/18m target list (PDF)
8 January 2017: The YAA has revised its Coach Qualification Grants policy:
Coach qualification grants
Dearne Valley AC will hold their Easter Weekend field shoot on the 15th and 16th of April:
Dearne Valley AC Easter 2017 Field Shoot
A few spaces remain at Savile Bowmen's Double Portsmouth on the 5th of February:
Savile Bowmen 25th Indoor Tournament
5 January 2017: The YAA Clout Weekend, including the Metric and the Championships, will be held on the 15th and 16th of April:
YAA Clout Weekend 2017
Chantry Bowmen have published the entry forms for their 2017 shoots:
Chantry Bowmen of Rotherham Longbow Tournament (6 May 2017)
Chantry Bowmen Duck Shoot (27 May 2017)
Chantry Bowmen Y&DN Shoot (24 May 2017)
The Chantry Sword Longbow Tournament (1 July 2017)
Chantry Bowmen of Rotherham Double Two Way Clout (12 August 2017)
Chantry Bowmen Great Western (7 October 2017)
Chantry Bowmen BLBS 12th Indoor Meeting (18 November 2017)
Chantry Bowmen Audrey Lawrence Memorial Double Worcester (3 December 2017)
1 January 2017: The YAA has published the entry forms for its outdoor target shoots:
The Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day (3 June 2017)
YAA Senior & Junior Championships (4 June 2017)
NCAS Yorkshire Open Double WA1440 Star (1-2 July 2017)
YAA 31st Longbow Championships and Open Meeting (5 August 2017)
31 December 2016: The afternoon session of the YAA Indoor Championships is now full. There are still a good few spaces in the morning session.
York Archers Society will hold their Yorkshire Combined shoot on the 26th of February:
York AS Yorkshire Combined Tournament
York Archers Society have published the results of their Worcester shoot:
York AS Worcester 2016 results
29 December 2016: The latest edition of Clout Times has been published:
Clout Times December 2016
A pair of nearly-new Win & Win RCX-100 limbs has been added to the Small Ads page:
Win & Win RCX-100 limbs
22 December 2016: Roger Greaves of Scarborough Archers has passed away:
South Leeds Archers will be running several beginners courses in early 2017:
Beginning: South Leeds Archers
17 December 2016: Chantry Bowmen have published the results of the Audrey Lawrence Double Worcester:
Chantry Bowmen Audrey Lawrence Double Worcester 2016 results
11 December 2016: Spaces are available on a beginners course in Keighley which will be starting in January:
Beginning: First Point Archery