Christophe Bartholomé surprisingly wins bronze medal on 1st day of World Bowling Championships
Sun 6 Aug '23 5th Word Deaf Bowling Championships 01-12 August 2023 In Munich/GER
On thursday 3 August 4 bowling players took part in the WC Bowling in Munich (Germany) in the first competition, Singles, as follows:
-        Christophe Bartholomé
-        Thomas Bartholomé
-        Michel Rivez
-        Vincent Lorant
Coach: Dominique De Nolf.

After the disappointing result of last year's Deaflympics in Malaysia, Christophe recovered well at these World Championships ! Indeed, he won his very first medal at international level, a beautiful bronze medal!

You can find the results below (as well as the links) with in total 114 participating athletes:

2.         Christophe Bartholome            1245 
51.      Thomas Bartholome                  1072
93.      Vincent Lorant                             935
96.      Michel Rivez                                 923

The first 4 athletes qualified for the semi-finals:   

1/2 Final:      Kim Teck Han (Kor) - Christophe Bartholome (Bel)    215 – 206

1/2 Final:      An Seong Jo (Kor) – Oliver Kristensen (Den)                   202 – 167

Final :             Kim Teck Han (Kor) vs An Seong Jo (Kor) =                   183 – 179

Interview with Christophe Bartholomé
Interview about the Opening Ceremony
Interview with the coach Dominique De Nolf
Handy links
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