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 Archery GB (the 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.


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Danage timing equipment

The YAA's new Danage timing system is available for use by YAA clubs:

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YAA events

YAA Annual General Meeting 7 March 2020 2019 details
YAA Indoor Championships 8 March 2020 2020 entry form

2019 results
YAA Clout Weekend 18 & 19 April 2020 2020 entry form

2019 metric results
2019 Imperial results
Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day
(Single WA1440 Star and Metrics)
6 June 2020 2020 entry form

2019 results
YAA Senior & Junior Championships 7 June 2020 2020 entry form

2019 results
YAA WA1440 4 July 2020 2020 entry form

WA1440 2019 results
Double WA720/WA50 5 July 2020 2020 entry form

Double WA720 2019 results
YAA Longbow Championships 3 August 2019 2019 awards
2019 results
5 Counties Juniors Match 5 October 2019 2019 teams

2018 report
5 Counties Seniors Match 6 October 2019 2019 teams

2018 report
YAA Field Championships 27 October 2019 2019 results

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Latest news

17 January 2019: The entry forms for the YAA's Wetherby tournaments are now available:
 The Lez Newsome Memorial Metric Day (6 June)
 YAA Annual County Senior & Junior Championships (7 June)
 YAA Open WA1440 and Double WA720/WA50 (4 & 5 July)

The YAA has clarified the eligibility criteria for awards at YAA-organised tournaments:
 Eligibility criteria for Yorkshire Archery Tournament awards

The December results of the YAA Juniors Indoor Postal League are now available:
 YAA Juniors Indoor Postal League, December results

Dearne Valley's Easter Field Weekend will be on the 11th and 12th of April:
 Dearne Valley AC Easter 2020 Field Shoot

12 January 2020: Pennine Archers will host an Archery GB club development workshop on the 22nd of February:
 AGB club development workshop

The November 2019 results of the NCAS Junior Postal League are now available:
 NCAS Junior Postal League - November 2019 results

Abbeydale Archers will hold their Grand National Pie & Peas shoot on the 4th of April:
 Abbeydale Archers Grand National Open Pie and Pea/Beans Shoot 2020

Abbeydale Archers will hold their Potato shoot on the 6th of September:
 Abbeydale Archers Open Potato Shoot

9 January 2020: Pennine Archers are hosting a two-day Archery GB workshop on coaching the technical framework on the 1st and 2nd of February:
 Coaching the Technical Framework - workshop at Pennine

2 January 2020: Chantry Bowmen have published the entry forms for their Longbow, Sword and American shoots:
 Chantry Bowmen Longbow Tournament (2 May)
 The Chantry Sword Longbow Tournament (4 July)
 Chantry Bowmen American/Rotherham/Phoenix (8 August)

31 December 2019: The YAA Clout Weekend will be held on the 18th and 19th of April:
 YAA Clout Weekend 2020

The Scorton Silver Arrow meeting will be held in Harrogate on the 16th of May:
 The Antient Scorton Silver Arrow

Selby Archers Society will hold their Open Westerns on the 17th of May:
 Selby Archery Club 43rd Annual Open Westerns Tournament

York Archers Society have published the results of their Double Worcester:
 York Archers Society Double Worcester 2019 results

The NCAS Clout Weekend will be held in York on the 5th and 6th of September:
 NCAS Clout Weekend

29 December 2019: Sarah Monteith has retained the national Ladies Barebow title:
 Sarah retains British Barebow title

24 December 2019: The latest issue of Clout Times has been published:
 Clout Times issue 8, December 2019

Panda Bowmen invite local archers to their New Year's Day clout:
 Panda New Year's Day clout

York Archers Society will hold their Spring Clout on the 12th of April:
 York Archers Society Spring Clout Tournament

St George's AC will hold the Ted Mallett Clout on the 29th of March:
 St George's Archery Club 19th Ted Mallett Open Clout Tournament

21 December 2019: This news just in - Steve Shaw DIDN'T shoot all that badly at Chantry Bowmen's D&DAA Indoor Championships. Corrected results now available:
 Chantry Bowmen (formerly D&DAA) Indoor Championships 2019 results

14 December 2019: The November results of the YAA Juniors Indoor Postal League are now available:
 YAA Juniors Indoor Postal League, November results

12 December 2019: Pennine Archers will be holding a UK Record Status Combined Bray in March:
 Pennine Archers UKRS Combined Brays

York Archers Society will hold their UK Record Status Double York/Hereford on the 20th and 21st of June:
 York Archers Society Record Status Double York/Hereford

York Archers Society will hold their World Record Status Double WA Weekend on the 22nd and 23rd of August:
 York Archers Society WRS WA Weekend

Our Lancashire neighbours Wigan & Orrell Archers will hold a UK Record Status Portsmouth on the 26th of January:
 Wigan & Orrell UKRS Portsmouth

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