David Pond

Year Inducted – 2016

David Pond at seventeen year old became the first British bowler to win World championship Gold, Taking two Gold and one bronze in 1967 in a short but productive career.

Achievements

1967 World Championships, Malmo, Sweden – Gold medal in Masters, Gold medal in doubles, Bronze fives
1969 European Championships, Copenhagen, Denmark, Gold fives, Bronze in 8’s
1970 European Champions Cup, Netherlands – Fives Gold
1970 European Team Cup, Breda, Netherlands – Team Silver

First winner of World Championship Gold and medals. Total 4 Gold, 1 Silver, 2 Bronze