Chris Buck

Year Inducted – 2015

Chris Buck was the first Englishman to play on the PBA Tour in a career spanning over 40 years and multiple wins in the UK and Europe. Also coached and managed the national team.

Achievements

1966 AMF World Cup, London, England – 6th place
1967 World Championships, Malmo, Sweden – Bronze medal in Fives
1975 World Championships, London, England – Eights Bronze
1982 Shotmaker Dagenham 1st
1983 Hofmeister Singles, Sunderland 1st
1983 World Championships, Venezuela, Doubles Gold with Alan Fawcett
1985 NST Hemel  Hemstead 1st
1989 Irish Open, Stillorgan – Winner
1990 PTBC Aiport – Winner
1992 Brunswick World Open qualifier, Enfield 1st
1993 NST Strykers Bushbury 1st
1993 PTBC Tolworth 1st
1995 PTBC Dunstable – 1st
1995 Strykers Bushbury Singles – 1st
1995 PTBC Milton Keynes – 1st

Total medals –  2 Bronze – Many UK domestic titles – First player to play in PBA tour events, Former Great Britain and England Player/Coach/Manager