The British American Football Association have shared details of the Under 17s Britbowl Finals Tournament, as well as the Under 19’s Division Two Finals Tournament.
Both of these tournaments will be held at the superb venue of Stourbridge Rugby Football Club, with the U17s finals featuring the top 16 teams from across the Britball Nation, while the U19 D2 Finals will see the top two teams from each of the conferences compete for the Championship.
U17 and U19 D2 finals
Friday, June 7, 2019
BAFA are pleased to share details for the 2019 U17 and U19 Division 2 finals days, to be held at Stourbridge Rugby Football Club in August.
2019 U17 National Championship Finals Day – Saturday 10 August
The 2019 U17 Youth Contact finals day will take place on Saturday 10 August at Stourbridge Rugby Football Club, Bridgnorth Road, Stourbridge, West Midlands DY7 6QZ.
This year’s tournament will see the country’s top 16 youth teams battle for the Plate and National Championships.
The event starts with the Plate finals in the morning, featuring the four second-place finishers from the six u17 youth contact conferences, as well as the four third-place finishers with the best records.
Kicking off at 10.30am, all teams will play three rounds of fixtures, starting with the highest seeds playing the lowest in a quarter-final, then a winner vs winner semi-final round and ranking rounds for the knocked-out teams. The event culminates in a final game between the two undefeated teams.
The U17 Britbowl Championship event gets underway at 3pm, following the same knock out structure as the earlier Plate final. The teams competing will include all six u17 youth contact conference champions, as well as the two second-placed teams with the best records in the national standings.
2019 U19 Division Two Finals Day – Sunday 25 August
The finals will also take place at Stourbridge Rugby Football Club. This year’s tournament will see the top two teams from each of the North and South Conferences battle it out for the 7v7 title.
The event will start with two semi-finals, the Southern Conference winners taking on the second placed team in the North, and the Northern Conference winners playing the Southern runners up. The winners will face off for the Division 2 title, while the losing semi-finalists will battle it out for 3rd and 4th place.
2019 U19 Division One Finals Day – Update
This year the U19 Division One Junior finals will form part of Britbowl XXXIII weekend.
The top two teams from both the Northern and Southern Conferences will play in locally hosted semi-finals, with the winners of each progressing to the 2019 U19 championship game at Britbowl XXXIII weekend. The losing semi-finalists will host the third-placed team in their respective conferences for the Northern and Southern Trophy titles.
The venue and details for Britbowl XXXIII weekend will be announced soon.