Welsh National Youth Fly Tying Championship 2008

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2008 Welsh National Youth Fly Tying Championship

 

 

The 2008 Youth Fly-tying Championship was held at the Elan Valley Hotel, Rhayader on

 

Sunday, 24th February.

 

 

The judges – Cliff Harvey and Alan Barcalay – said that the standard achieved by all the competitors was very high and they wish to thank all coaches who give of their time and expertise to teach this wonderful art form to the younger members of their clubs.

 

 

The winners this year were:

 

 

Under 14 years of age:

 

 

 

1st Macauly Tucker, Pontardawe

 

 

2nd Trystan Davies, Llandysul

 

 

3rd Aaron Walters, Teifi Trout Association

 

 

14 – 18 years of age:

 

 

1st Kieron Jenkins, Abercynon

 

 

2nd Carwyn Williams, Llangennech

 

 

3rd Jamie Phillips, Carmarthen Youth Association

 

 

Winner of the Terry Fenton Memorial Shield for the best tied fly overall:

 

Kieron Jenkins. Abercynon