Youth Team England and the BTBA Team England Management are pleased to announce the
following process for squad selection for the World Youth Championships (WYC) which will be
held in November 2020. Venue TBC.
Player eligibility and squad selection events.
Players who do not reach the age of 22 in the year of the tournament will be eligible for World
Youth Championship 2020.
There will be 3 squad selection events available to participate in.
You must compete in at least two of the three squad selection events. Adult National
Championships in Stroud which is mandatory and either one or both of the English Sports
Bowling Tour events in Stroud or Shipley. Your best two events will count towards consideration
for the Team England squad of 6 male and 6 female bowlers for the World Youth Championships.
Team England World Youth Championship Squad Selection Events 2020
WYC Squad Selection Event one:
English Sports Bowling Tour. Stop 1. Stroud.
Saturday 25th/Sunday 26th
WYC Squad Selection Event two:
English Sports Bowling Tour Stop 2. Shipley
/ Sunday 8th
WYC Squad Selection Event three (Mandatory):
BTBA National Championships. Stroud.
Saturday 14th/Sunday 15th/ Saturday 21st/Sunday 22nd/ Saturday 28th/Sunday 29th
WYC Squad Selection Process:
1. Each bowler who would like to be considered for the Team England World Youth
Championship Squad and has completed the required number of squad selection events in 2020
must submit a personal bowling summary highlighting their bowling performances and
achievements. The bowling summary must be received no later than 31st March 2020 and sent
2. A detailed performance review of 2019 will take place on each bowler who attends the
required number of squad selection events in 2020 and who submits a personal bowling
summary highlighting their performances and achievements.
3. The squad selection events in 2020 will be analysed based on your performance.
WYC Squad Details:
Once a full review of the squad selection process has taken place, there will be 6 male and 6
female bowlers selected to form the squads.
In May 2020 (Date and venue TBC) there will be a World Youth Championship Team England
training weekend for the squads of 6 male and 6 female bowlers. Once the training weekend is
complete 4 male and 4 female bowlers will be selected to go forward and represent Team
England at the World Youth Championships in November 2020.