The year that was 2016 – Who won what?

Who won on the international scene this year representing the Home nations in championships?

2016 became quite a good year for England, Scotland and Wales as all won medals.

2jcf3vtMarch 27, 2016
Medals a plenty in EYC – Iceland

Katie Tagg was the stand out star for England collecting one silver and three bronze. Silver came in doubles with Mia Bewley, Bronze in Team with Mia Bewley, Lorna Scott and Sophie Thompson and two bronze in All events and masters.

vxzp6sJune 11, 2016
Keira Reay wins Singles Gold and Trios Silver with Lisa John and Hayley Russell for England at European Womens championships in Austria

mb330gJuly 1, 2016
Lol Ellis leads successful European Senior Bowling Championships medal haul

Mens Group A – Kim Johnson and Paul Morris take Trios Bronze, Larry Exell, Kim Johnson and Paul Morris take trios Gold.

Mens Group B – Kim Johnson takes Silver

Mens Group C – England’s Lawrence Ellis wins Bronze in singles, Gold in doubles with Larry Exell and now All events Gold Womens

Womens Group B – Sandra Boswell and Jan Hodge take double Gold and Jan takes All events Bronze as Jan wins Masters Gold.

16bkpvkJuly 18, 2016
Stu Williams wins the 2016 EBT Masters

2m7add3July 29, 2016
England take Doubles Bronze in World Youth Championships in Nebraska, USA

Emily Allen and Keira Reay won a fantastic Bronze medal in the WYC in Lincoln, Nebraska, USA. The pair losing to eventual champions Korea in the semi finals.

33jtp1v-jpgAugust 7, 2016
Five More inducted into the UK Tenpin Hall of Fame

Chris Buck and Dave Pond were joined by industry awardee Nick Keppe and inducted at the Weber Cup in Manchester. Female Inductees, Jo Cundy and Shelagh Leonard wre presented at the BTBA Adult Counties

2yw748nAugust 21, 2016
John Wells takes Silver for England at European Men Championships

Tolworth’s John Wells claims a Singles Silver in Belgium losing to Denmark’s Jesper Agerbo 259-201 in the final.

September 18, 2016
England and Scotland the big winners at this years Triple Crown in Stroud…

adjk07October 30, 2016
Hadley Morgan claims Bronze at ECC2016

Left hander Hadley Morgan won a hard fought Bronze medal in Olomouc, Czech Republic

28bs4l3-jpgNovember 22, 2016
England take Gold and three Bronze in Commonwealth Championships

It’s a magnicifent GOLD for Becky Daly and Elliot Crosby in the mixed doubles at the Commonwealth Championships. Sam Rose and Elliott Crosby grab a doubles Bronze medal with Elliot Crosby and Becky Daly both Bronze in the masters in South Africa

walesmedal16November 25, 2016
Wales team grab first ever Commonwealth Championship medal

The team of Robert Bruce, Louise Roberts, Stewart Bryden and Lynne Walker took a stunning Bronze medal in South Africa with 4945 making it a first medal ever in the championships

2016ebt14richardteecesliderDecember 16, 2016
Richard Teece wins the EBT Tour rankings

Richard Teece* of England finished in top of the 2016 European Bowling Tour Men’s Point Ranking after three titles in the season and a points total of 634.

file-09-12-2016-15-54-06December 14, 2016

Angie Brown wins European Senior rankings

Angie Brown from England finished top of the ladies’ ranking, with Hermann Wimmer top of the men’s rankings.