European Youth Championships 2015

Boys Take Team Bronze

Junior Team England's boys took bronze in the Team Event after qualifying in second place with 5,064, behind Finalnd in first with 5,193 and above Sweden in third (4,948) and Germany in fourth (4,926).  The semi-finals would see England defeated by Sweden with just 8 pins the difference.  Germany defeated Sweden 895-802 to take team gold. 

Bronze Team England
(l-r) James McMinn, Sam Martin, Keith Bringloe (coach), Brandon Roberts and Jamie Elliott
Front Neville Nock, Team Manager
With the teams all safely back in the UK, keep an eye on the NAYBC website for more updates as we compile the event details and results.

European Youth Championships 2015
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JUNIOR TEAM ENGLAND - powered by DV8 Bowling - have arrived in Liepzig, Germany for the 2015 European Youth Championships.  A total of 98 boys and 59 girls from 29 Federations will bowl in singles, doubles, team and Masters for the chance to become a European Youth Champion.  England's youth bowlers have always succeeded at international level, and this years team, as with all teams before them have worked hard at training, including sessions at the acclaimed Junior Team England Academy, under the watchful eyes of respected coaches Terry Searle and Keith Bringloe and Manager Neville Knock.
DV8 Junior Team England 2015
Back row (l-r): Becky Daly, Brandon Roberts, Emily Allen, Sam Martin and Sophie Thompson
Front row (l-r): Jamie Elliott, Harriet Harmon and James McMinn
This years squad sees a mix of the 'old' with the 'new', with Becky Daly and Brandon Roberts making their third consecutive EYC Championships, starting in 2013 in Vienna and then Odense in Denmark in 2014.  For Emily Allen this is her second, including Odense last year. Amongst the 'new' members is a list of achievements and domestic/international medals to make a trophy shop cry with delight!
Junior Team England, the NAYBC and junior bowlers across the country wish our fantastic young team of juniors the very of luck and fortune, and hope that you enjoy your international experience, and maybe even collect a few medals as you go!
Keep in touch here on the NAYBC webstie and using the links above for the official website and Junior Team England's facebook page, where you will get up-to-date news, reports and pictures straight from the lanes.  Play starts Sunday 29th.