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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