This years competition was held by kind permission of Sargeants at Bramshall, results for the evening were:
Junior Team – 1st Waterhouses YFC, 2nd Chase YFC, 3rd Leek YFC
Intermediate Team – 1st Eccleshall A YFC, 2nd Leek YFC, 3rd Uttoxeter A JNFU
Senior Team – 1st Eccleshall A YFC, 2nd Uttoxeter A JNFU, 3rd Leek YFC
Overall Team – 1st Leek YFC, 2nd Waterhouses YFC, 3rd Uttoxeter A JNFU
Well done to all competitors who took part over the weekend, Chase YFC and Lichfield YFC represented Staffordshire in the Cookery Competiiton.
In the Floral Art the following members took part.
Junior – James Robinson (Lichfield YFC) & Lucy Clayton (Uttoxeter JNFU)
Intermediate – Hannah Britland (Uttoxeter JNFU)
Senior – Phillippa Bourne (Stone YFC)
Well done to Phillippa Bourne who came 3rd in her class!
Four teams braved the wet weather to take part in the County Fence Erecting Competition, this year kindly hosted by Uttoxeter District Agricultural Society. The results were:
1st – Chase YFC, 2nd – Uttoxeter JNFU, 3rd – Eccleshall YFC, 4th – Waterhouses YFC
Waterhouses YFC mens team took first place at this years NFYFC Finals of Tug of War at Tenbury Show.
The ladies team from Stone YFC came = 5th
Congratulations to all the members!
16 rafts sailed down the River Trent from Little Haywood to Wolseley Bridges kindly arranged by Mr R Hooley of Chase YFC.
After great fun, plenty of soaking and frantic paddling of oars, the results were:
Ladies – 1st Eccleshall; 2nd Uttoxeter B; 3rd Waterhouses
Mens – 1st Eccleshall B; 2nd Uttoxeter A; 3rd Eccleshall A
Well done to everyone who took part, a great finish to 2017/18!
Our team from Staffordshire did really well on the day with the following placings at the Great Yorkshire Show where the NFYFC Dairy Stockjudging Finals were held:
21 and Under – Rob Mollatt of Uttoxeter JNFU – 3rd
16 and Under – Rob Gray of Lichfield YFC – 19th
21 and Under – Philip Wilson of Uttoxeter JNFU – 17th
16 and Under – Lucy Clayton of Uttoxeter JNFU – 27th
Newly formed Cheadle YFC have taken the 2nd place in a hard fought Dodgeball Competition which was held at NFYFC Competitions Sports Finals Day on 1st July.
Congratulations to the team – James Moseley, Alife Waring, Zoe Brocklehurst, Helaina Wheat, Mark Hill, Kate Brocklehurst, Harry Large and Greg Large
Staffordshire YFC sent a team of members to the National Clay Pigeon Shooting Finals which were held at Oakedge in Rugeley.
Results from the team were as follows:
Josh Robinson of Waterhouses YFC – 2nd (26 and Under)
Toby Bushell of Abbotsholme YFC – 4th (17 and Under)
Sam Down of Uttoxeter JNFU – 7th (26 and Under)
Andrew Gray of Lichfield YFC – 15th (17 and Under)
Huge congratulations to the team from Eccleshall YFC who debated their way to 2nd place at the NFYFC Competitions Day Finals.
The team consisted of members: Imogen Bloxham, Emily Cartmail, Catherine Johnson, Harriet Wilson and Annabel Bradshaw.
Teams from around Staffordshire YFC took part in the West Midlands Area of YFC’s Male and Female Tug of War Competitions at the Three Counties Show on Sunday 17th June. Also teams took part in the Junior (12 – 17 years) Tug of War which was also held on the same day including a team from the newly formed Cheadle YFC.
Following a great competitions, the results were as follows:
Junior Competition: 3rd Place – Staffordshire A (Waterhouses YFC)
Ladies Competition: 1st Place – Staffordshire A (Stone YFC), 3rd Place – Staffordshire B (Eccleshall YFC)
Mens Competition: 1st Place – Staffordshire A (Waterhouses YFC)
The teams from Waterhouses and Stone will now go forward to take on the rest of the Country at the NFYFC Finals which are held on Saturday 4th August at Tenbury Show in Worcestershire.