04 Oct Celtic Nations
This year the Celtic Nation Championships is being hosted by Scotland, at Edinburgh on Saturday 21st October. The format for the event will be 3 male and 3 female at U17, U20 and Senior age categories. 18 athletes in total from each Country. There are no body weight categories in this annual competition, all Sinclair points are added together to create the team scores. Country with the highest points wins.
The Celtic Nations plays an important part in the Weightlifting Wales development programme, selecting lifters from both the North and South Wales talent squads.
U17 Female – Chloe Hood, Macy John, Catrin Jones
U17 Male – James Hart, Louis Thomas, Ben Foggo
U20 Female – Bethan Roberts, Niamh Roach, Anita Madan
U20 Male – Michael Farmer, Rhodri Beynon, Liam Power
Senior Female – Christie Williams, Daisy Melhuish, Holly Knowles
Senior Male – Joshua Parry, Seth Casidsid, John Pritchard
Team Managers – Hannah Powell and Justin Head
Coaches – Calum Stronach, Neil Taylor, Ray Williams and Simon Roach
Technical Officials – Darren Rogers and Stephen Donovan