Youngest Ever Winners at the Spring Bank Holiday Congress

June 1, 2021

The Swiss Teams event in the Spring Bank Holiday Congress this weekend, was won by Sam AnoyrkatisHarry AnoyrkatisVenetia Anoyrkatis & Bjorn Ahl. Venetia and Bjorn are both part of the England Under 16 Youth Squad. They finished with a total of 94 VPs, ahead of the Capal team in second with 89 VPs and the Aris team in third with 87 VPs. 

The main Championship Pairs was won by Bob Brown & Alan Hayward. Their score of 60.34% was just enough to push Alex Crystol & Sara Moran into second place with a score of 59.67%. Celia Oram & Derek Oram were third with 55.21%.

Those not reaching the Final, or joining the Congress on the second day, contested a Swiss Pairs which was won by Keith Joules & David Beck, with David Strawbridge & Martin Baker in second.

There was also a two session Improvers Pairs, won by Barbara Antrobus & Lesley Sixsmith with an overall score of 66.15%. Ian Marriott & Paul Lindsay finished in second place, with Martyn Moxley & Neville Shorrick in third.