LAA News, etc.
Congratulations to Wendy Aubrey

Wendy Aubrey, of P&S, has been selected to shoot in the National Series Final. UPDATE: Watch Wendy here (scroll to 34 min). Very exciting!
Lancashire Recurve Ladies Take Bronze

Congratulations to the Lancashire Ladies (Vlada Priestman, Wendy Aubery & Liz Owen who came 3rd at Archery GB's 2015 National County Team Championships. Full Results HERE.

PHOTOS: Sat & Sun.
Level 2 Coaching Course

Level 2 Archery Coaching Course, at Accrington Academy, Queens Road West, Accrington. Lancashire BB5 4FF

Course dates:

    11th Oct. 2015
    1st Nov 2015
    22nd Nov 2015
    6th Dec 2015
    17th Jan 2016
    21st Feb 2016
    20th March 2016

Times: 09:00am - 6:30pm

Cost 400 per person.

Must attend each session and the assessment to pass.
   Email Norman S

New Clubhouse for Overdale

Read more HERE

Lez Newsome RIP

Known to many Lancashire Archers, Lez was a former UK international, and helped hundreds through his shop Aardvark. Sadly, Lez died on Saturday 6th June after a long battle with cancer. Our thoughts are with his family.

Rest in peace Lez.

LACG Coaching Clinics 2015

Lancashire Archery Coaching Group have arranged four clinics in 2015. The dates and venues are:

18th April, Assheton
16th May, Mossley Hill
11th July, Pendle & Samlesbury
19th Sept, Blackpool

Further info here.

LAA County Records Update

It has been confirmed that Archery GB/GNAS allow national records to be shot on the second rounds of FITA/WA events: the 18m of a Combined FITA and afternoons of Double 70m/50m tournaments. Lancashire are adopting same practice.
National Indoor Champs

Photos of Lancashire (and other) archers by Greg Grogan.
LAA Meetings in 2015

7th Feb: LAA Committee
23th May: LAA Committee
22nd Aug (date change): LAA Committee
21st Nov: LAA AGM

All meeting start at 2.00pm

Shevington Methodist Church Hall, Gathurst Road, Shevington, Wigan WN6 8HA.

All LAA members welcome. One vote per archer.
Lancashire County Records in 2014

138 LAA County Record Certificates were given out at the end of the 2014 LAA Indoor Championships. All archery disciplins were covered: Outdoor, Indoor, Clout & Field. Congratulations to all the record setters! Click here for the full list.
Judges Retiring & Appointed

Many thanks Roger & Jean Stretton who are retiring from the tournament circuit after several years service. Congratulations to Ruth Hill who has been confirmed as a Regional Judge. Colin Mudd and Lorraine Morris have been confirmed as county judges.
For Judging Matters in Lancashire, contact Kath Collinson (National Judge). See the Archery GB's Judges page.
A message for Club Records Officers
The BOW International 70m League is a free to enter event for archers the world over.
Page about Arrows & Recurve Tuning by an LAA archer.
Lancashire County Team Selection Process
The LAA Constitution
A Short History of the Lancashire Archery Association: The First 60 Years

County Secretary:

Elaine Muncaster

Tel. 01 925 819 781

LAA Affiliated Clubs
Archery in the Community
Assheton Bowmen
Blackburn Archery
Blackpool Bowmen
Blundellsands Archers
Bowbearers of Wyresdale
Bowmen of Overdale
Bowmen of Pendle & Samlesbury
Bowmen of Skelmersdale
Bridgefield Archery Club
Burscough Archers
Chorley Bowmen
Deane Bowmen
Eccles Archery Club
High Elm Archers
John 0' Gaunts Bowmen
Liverpool University AC
Moorside Archery Club
Mossley Hill Archers
Nethermoss Archers
North Meols Archers
Phoenix Bowmen Maghull
Preston Grasshoppers Bowmen
Rochdale Company of Archers
Salford University
Saxon Archers
Southport Archers
St Helens Archers
Wigan and Orrell Archers
Lancashire County Records

How To Make a Claim: Info


UK & World Records
UK Records by Archery GB
World Archery Records (FITA Database)
Click on 'Results', then 'World Records'
Archery Organisations
Archery GB (GNAS)
Northern Counties Archery Society
International Archery Federation (FITA)
Lancashire Archery Coaching Group
Lancashire County Team (Selection Process)
Archery Interchange AIUK
Cheshire Archery Association
Yorkshire Archery Association
BOW International 70m Internet League
Archery Interchange UK
Tournaments in Cheshire & Yorkshire
Tournaments in Lancashire in 2015 (older/past 2007/8/9/10/11/12/13/14)
25th Jan: Wigan & Orrell UK Record Status Portsmouth PHOTOS   RESULTS
15th Feb: Chorley UK Record Status Combined FITA  PHOTOS     RESULTS
12th April: Assheton Earlybird Albion    RESULTS     PHOTOS
17th May: County Match (Lancashire, Warwickshire & Cheshire) at CHESTER    PHOTOS   RESULTS
17th May: Assheton Novice Shoot (American/St. Nicholas)    RESULTS
24th May: Eccles Double FITA 70m (UK Record Status)     RESULTS   PHOTOS_1   PHOTOS_2
13th June: LAA FITA STAR, at Assheton   WA1440 PHOTOS     RESULTS (updated)
14th June: LAA Champs York/Hereford, at Assheton   LAA_Champs PHOTOS     RESULTS (updated)
21st June: LAA Junior Champs at Wigan & Orrell  VIDEO (more here)   RESULTS
28th & 29th June: National County Team Championships    RESULTS    PHOTOS Sat & Sun
12th July: Chorley Bowmen 5th Joe Saxon Memorial Tournament  PHOTOS RESULTS
Sat 15th Aug: Nethermoss FITA Clout   RESULTS     PHOTOS
16th Aug: LAA Clout Champs Nethermoss  RESULTS    PHOTOS
23rd Aug: Wigan & Orrell World Record Status 70m/50m + H2H  RESULTS
30th Aug: High Elm Westerns   PHOTOS      RESULTS
6th Sept: P&S Novice Shoot   ENTRY
20th Sept: Assheton UKRS York/Hereford    ENTRY
3rd Oct: Junior Intercounties Match, Driffield call for juniors
4th Oct: Senior Intercounties Match Driffield
8th Nov: LAA Indoor Championships at Bamber Bridge   ENTRY    INFO
Tournaments in Lancashire in 2016 (TBC)
17th Jan: Wigan & Orrell UK Record Status Portsmouth   ENTRY
14th Feb: Chorley UK Record Status Combined FITA    ENTRY
15th May: County Match (Lancashire, Warwickshire & Cheshire) at Rochdale
22nd May: Eccles Double WA720 (UK Record Status)
11th June: LAA WA1440 at Assheton
12th June: LAA Champs York/Hereford at Assheton 
30th–31st July: GNAM (Double York/Hereford) at Eccles
6th Nov: LAA Indoor Championships at Bamber Bridge
4th Nov: NCAS Indoor Championships at Bamber Bridge

To add your tournament (in Lancashire) to this page, contact Mark Leach.

The GNAS Tournament Organisers' Handbook

Tournament Organisers Responsibilities to Judges

Lancashire Archery Association: Clothing , etc.

Metal badges £3.50

Ties £3.00

T-Shirts £7.00

Polo shirts £11.00

Sweatshirts £15.00

LAA clothing will be available at all LAA shoots, including the indoor, outdoor & clout events.

If you are an LAA archer and have any comments about this page, or any text, logos, pictures, links, or anything that you think should be on this web site, please contact Mark Leach.

It is policy that this website should provide links to clubs, NCAS, Archery GB/GNAS and county information but as little personal contact information as possible, except where specifically requested.

It is assumed that clubs will maintain up-to-date contact details on their own web sites. A full and up-to-date list of all Northern Counties officials, many county officials and all NCAS club secretaries is available on request from the NCAS secretary.