LAA News, etc.
Lancashire County Records & Certificates

The list of senior and junior county records awarded Nov 2016 - Oct 2017: here
LAA Welcome 'Hand Out'

A short document outlining the role of the LAA.
Rule Change for UK and County Records Shot at Double Events

The old "only the first round shot on a day counts" rule has be changed. Read more here.
The Clout Times

Click here to view the Clout Times newsletter.
January Squad Training

Photos (by Greg)
LAA Constitution + Rules & Responsibilities

LAA Constitution
Rules & Responsibilities
Updated Nov. 2016
LAA Meetings in 2017

11th Feb: LAA Committee
13th May: LAA Committee
19th Aug: LAA Committee
11th Nov: LAA AGM

All meetings start at 2.00pm

Shevington Methodist Church Hall, Gathurst Road, Shevington, Wigan

All LAA members welcome. One vote per LAA committee member plus one vote per club.

Judge Point of Contact

For Judging Matters in Lancashire, please now contact Colin Mudd(Regional Judge). See the Archery GB's Judge's page for additional information.

LAA Constitution + Rules & Responsibilities

LAA Constitution
Rules & Responsibilities
Changes 8th Feb 2016
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
A Short History of the Lancashire Archery Association: The First 60 Years

LAA County Secretary:

Jude Lane

LAA Affiliated Clubs
Archery World Bowmen
Assheton Bowmen
Blackburn Archery
University Centre Blackburn College (UCBC) Archers
Blackpool Bowmen
Blundellsands Archers
Bowbearers of Wyresdale
Bowmen of Overdale
Bowmen of Pendle & Samlesbury
Bowmen of Skelmersdale
Bridgefield Archery Club
Burscough Archers
Chorley Bowmen
Darwen Archery Club
Deane Bowmen
Eccles Archery Club
Golden Knight Archery Club
High Elm Archers
John 0' Gaunts Bowmen
Lancaster University AC
Liverpool University AC
Moorside Archery Club
Mossley Hill Archers
Nelson Archery Club
Nethermoss Archers
North Meols Archers
Phoenix Bowmen Maghull
Preston Grasshoppers Bowmen
Rochdale Company of Archers
Salford University AC
Saxon Archers
Southport Archers
St Helens Archers
UCLAN University AC
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
World Archery
Archery GB (GNAS)
Northern Counties Archery Society
English Archery Federation
Cheshire Archery Association
Yorkshire Archery Association
Cumbria Archery Association
Lancashire Archery Coaching Group
Lancashire County Team (Selection Process)
BOW International 70m Internet League
Archery Interchange UK
Tournaments in Lancashire in 2017 (older/past 2007/8/9/10/11/12/13/14/15/16)
Tournaments in Cheshire, Yorkshire & Cumbria
15th Jan: P&S First Annual FITA 18  RESULTS
29th Jan: Wigan & Orrell UK Record Status Portsmouth  RESULTS   PHOTOS
12th Feb: Chorley UK Record Status Combined FITA  RESULTS   PHOTOS
4th March: Wigan & Orrell Portsmouth at Billinge  
19th March: North Meols Portsmouth  
16th April: Assheton Early Bird Albion  RESULTS (updated)   PHOTOS
14th May: Assheton 22nd Northern Novice Shoot, National Rounds RESULTS
14th May: Tri County Match Cheshire v Lancashire v Warwickshire, King Edward VI School, Handsworth PHOTOS   RESULTS
21st May: Eccles Double WA70m UK Record Status  RESULTS   PHOTOS
10th June: LAA WA1440 at Assheton   PHOTOS   RESULTS
11th June: LAA Champs York/Hereford at Assheton    PHOTOS    RESULTS    
Sat 17th June: LAA Junior Champs at P & S   RESULTS
24-25th June: National County Team Event at Lilleshall LAA R/C Ladies 1st, R/C Gents 2nd & Comp Gents 9th   RESULTS   PHOTOS
9th July: Chorley Bowmen 7th Joe Saxon Memorial Tournament RESULTS   PHOTOS
16th July: Wigan & Orrell WRS WA720 + H2H (70m & 50m)  PHOTOS   RESULTS
23rd July: LAA Clout Champs at Blundellsands RESULTS   PHOTOS
29th/30th July: GNAM (NCAS Champs at Stockton-on-Tees)
10th Sept: P&S Novice Shoot   ENTRY  
17th Sept: Assheton UKRS York/Hereford   PHOTOS     RESULTS
Sat 30th Sept: Junior Intercounties   PHOTOS  Results: INDIVIDUALS   TEAMS
1st Oct: Intercounties   PHOTOS  Results: INDIVIDUALS   TEAMS
15th Oct: Chorley Portsmouth PHOTOS   RESULTS
5th Nov: LAA Indoor Championships at Bamber Bridge   PHOTOS   RESULTS
19th Nov: NCAS Indoor Championships Newcastle   ENTRY
Tournaments in Lancashire in 2018
28th January: Wigan & Orrell's 19th Portsmouth, Bamber Bridge ENTRY
11th Feb: Chorley UK Record Status WA Combined, Bamber Bridge ENTRY
15th April: Junior Open Metrics (WRS + STAR) Blackpool Bowmen   ENTRY
9th June: LAA WA1440 at Assheton  
10th June: LAA Champs York/Hereford at Assheton 
22nd July: LAA Clout Champs at Blundellsands
4th Nov: LAA 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

Affiliation to the Lancashire Archery Association

Information about the LAA: what it does

County and Regional affiliation fees, from the 1st October 2017 to cover 2017/18:-

  • Senior Members LAA 4.00, NCAS 2.00
  • Junior Members LAA 2.00, NCAS 0.20
  • Disabled Members LAA 4.00 each. NCAS 0.20
  • University Clubs LAA 10; NCAS 20
  • Juniors in a school club 5 club block fee

A single cheque for both LAA and NCAS fees should be made payable to Lancashire Archery Association and sent to:- Roger Burgess, LAA Treasurer, 95 Higher Ainsworth Road, Radcliffe, Manchester M26 4JJ

Any queries to

Badges collected by Frank Hughes and John Allison, ex-LAA 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 can be worn by all LAA archers and 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 give 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.