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.
Welcome to the website of the Yorkshire Archery Association.
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 entry form
|5 Counties Juniors Match||5 October 2019||2018 report|
|5 Counties Seniors Match||6 October 2019||2018 report|
|YAA Field Championships||27 October 2019||2019 entry form
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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
Aire Valley request information from other YAA clubs about their experiences of installing off-grid eco-friendly toilets:
Environmentally friendly off-grid toilet
Archery GB is asking archers to respond to their survey about field archery:
AGB field archery survey
8 June 2019: The Yorkshire team members for the National County Teams Tournament have been announced:
YAA teams for National County Team Tournament 2019
Chantry Bowmen will hold the Firbeck Crecy shoot on the 14th of September:
Chantry Bowmen 11th Firbeck Crecy Shoot
4 June 2019: Allan Shuker has been awarded the Yorkshire Sword:
Allan Shuker receives the Yorkshire Sword
The results of the YAA Weekend shoots have been released:
The Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day 2019 results
YAA Annual County Championship and Open 2019 results
The Northern Counties Flight Championships will be held at Church Fenton on the 11th of August:
Northern Counties Flight Championships 2019
The National Flight Championships will be held at Church Fenton on the 18th of August:
National Flight Championships 2019
31 May 2019: Bronte Archers invite Yorkshire clubs to compete for the Inter Club 2019 title on the 18th of August:
Bronte Archers 1st Yorkshire Inter Club Tournament