GB Boccia select squad for European Team and Pairs Championships


The Great Britain squad for the 2015 Boccia European Team and Pairs Championships, taking place on the 25th and 26th of July at Surrey Sports Park, has been announced.

Part of the UK Sport Road to Rio series, the Championships see the top eight sides in Europe in each classification travel to Guildford. The winners of the BC1/BC2 Team, BC3 Pairs and BC4 Pairs events will all win a direct qualification slot for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.

The Great Britain squad is:

BC1/BC2 Team
BC1 David Smith (Eastleigh, Hampshire, living in Swansea)
BC2 Nigel Murray MBE (Leamington Spa, Warwickshire)
BC2 Joshua Rowe (Perth, Scotland)
BC2 Claire Taggart (County Antrim, Northern Ireland)

BC3 Pair
BC3 Jacob Thomas (Pembrokeshire, Wales)
BC3 Scott McCowan (South Ayrshire, Scotland)
BC3 Patrick Wilson (Edinburgh)

BC4 Pair
BC4 Stephen McGuire (Hamilton)
BC4 Kieran Steer (Fife)
BC4 Evie Edwards (Elmsett, Suffolk)

Via British Paralympic Association

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