Spring Meeting Star Guest

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Ellen Falkner

There is a Spring Meeting to be held at Gosforth BC on Friday 26 April, for all county players involved in the Northern Counties and Stella Logan.

During the meeting there will be a motivational talk by Bowls England Internationalist and multiple Gold medallist Ellen Falkner.

To note there is a £3 charge and all forms to be returned to Margaret Maddison no later than 29th March. So please come along to the meeting and hear this inspirational talk and meet Ellen.


Here is a brief background of Ellen.

Three times Commonwealth gold medallist, Ellen Falkner made her debut for England in the Outdoor Junior Internationals in 1997 and at the senior level for the indoor team in 2001 and outdoors in 2002. Alongside Commonwealth Games medals, her career highlights include winning the World Outdoor Fours and Overall Team Gold medals, World Indoor Ladies Matchplay Singles title three times and Atlantic Championship triples, fours and overall team gold titles.

In addition, she has won numerous silver and bronze World and Atlantic Championship medals as well as National and British Isles titles. One of her proudest moments was winning the National and British Isles Triples with her mum and nan.

As well as achievements on the green, Falkner is a qualified Level 2 Bowls Coach and was England’s Team Leader for the Commonwealth Youth Games in Samoa in 2015.