9th -13th May 2013
20th Anniversary Tournament
Famillie Janssens, Retie, Belgium
600K 4+4 'B'
600K 4+4 'A'
Ladies 520K & 560K Squad
Big thanks to Chris G for photographing the entire weekends competition!
Coming up soon.....Winter training!!!!!
Tuesdays @ 7.30pm
On the courts
(Bring your trainers)
Tug of war Association Championships weekends June /July 2013
Team Holland and the staff
of De Wildeman Hostel
600K 4+4 TOWA National Championship Winners 2013
The Barton Beer Festival 2013
A massive "THANK YOU" from all at the
Tug of War Club to the volunteers and friends
of the team that helped at this years festival,
especially Big Brian and the volunteer
committee making this years event a big
720K TOWA National Championship Winners 2013
520K Ladies TOWA National Championship Runners up 2013
Well, what can you say, you wait 20+ years for a Gold medal at the Tug of War Association national
championships, then the team win two with the catchweight and 720K events along with Silvers in the 680K
and Ladies 520K and Bronze in the Ladies 560K!!!
Overall ,the best total of medals that Holland has ever won at the TOWA National championships in one day!
Skip forward three weeks to the TOWA Intercounties and National 4+4 Championship event this year held at
Sandhurst TOWC ,Holland defended their title of 600K 4+4 National Champions ,get the runners up medal in
the Intercounties event representing as Staffordshire B, finishing the day by winning the open 680K
competition, coming runners up in the Ladies 520k and 560k events with only 7 pullers and scoring valuable
league points in the mens 640k event - another great weekend for Team Holland !!
Following on from these successes, Holland as a team have been invited by the TOW Association to
represent England at the UK National Championships at Perth in Scotland and the European Championships
at Assen in the Netherlands in the Mens 680K, Ladies 520K and 600k 4+4 Mixed event.
Well Done Team Holland!!!
Our next competition is......