Packed schedule ahead for Clitheroe climber Connor

Connor Byrne
Connor Byrne

Clitheroe’s Connor Byrne has been selected to represent Great Britain at the World Youth Championships in Italy, the European Youth Cupin Austria and the European Youth Championships in Ratho, Edinburgh in Lead Climbing.

He will also be in action at the European Universities’ Sports Association Championships in Poland, representing the University of Sheffield.

Connor has also been selected for two senior World Cup events in Chamonix and Kranj.

At the end of last year he won the British Lead Climbing Championship title for the fourth-successive year, and also retained his Youth Open title at the BLCC.