Under 16s Win Silver Medal & Qualify for World Youth Championships

July 25, 2022

Congratulations to the England Under 16 Team. They finished second in their group at the 2022 European Youth Bridge Team Championships, held in the Netherlands over the last few days.

The team of Charlotte BedfordLucy NormanTom FurnessAman Parekh & William Battersby, (Pictured, along with NPC: Giorgio Provenza and Coach Laura Covill) finished with a score of 207.23. Poland finished in first place, with host team the Netherlands in third. The top eight teams qualify from Europe to play in the 2023 World Youth Championships. The Under 26 Women's Team will also qualify for the World Championships.

NPC Giorgio Provenza has been writing daily reports following the Under 16 team through the event, you can read all the details on the EBU Blog.

Below the team are pictured with their silver medals (from Left  Charlotte BedfordTom FurnessWilliam BattersbyLucy NormanAman ParekhGiorgio Provenza and Coach Laura Covill):

EBU Under 16s Youth Team all smiling at the camera and showing off their silver medals