Bobi Jones Medal for Welsh Learners
399. Competition for Welsh learners and Urdd members Yr. 10 and under 19 years
The aim of the competition is to reward an individual who has dedicated his/her time to learn Welsh, and who takes pride in being Welsh.
The Bobi Jones medal will be given to an individual who can show how he/she uses the language from day to day socially and in the school/college/work.
Who can compete?
The competition is open to any learner who is a member of the Urdd and aged between years 10 and under 19 years old.
(The definition of ‘learner’ is noted in the General Rules for Learners on page 19 of the Syllabus)
How to compete?
All competitors will be required to answer the following questions in a video presentation (no longer than 2 minutes) and in writing on the competition form:
1. A sentence introducing yourself
2. Does anyone in your family speak Welsh?
3. Reason for learning Welsh
4. How did you learn Welsh?
5. The effect learning Welsh has had on the life of the competitor and the use he/she makes
of the language.
6. Hopes for the future
The form and video must be submitted by 1 March 2020 to Adran yr Eisteddfod, Gwersyll yr Urdd, Glan-llyn, Llanuwchllyn, Y Bala, Gwynedd. LL23 7ST or firstname.lastname@example.org by following the instructions.
The preliminary round will be held on Saturday, 4 April 2020 in one of the Urdd Centres.
The winner will be notified before the 2020 Eisteddfod.
How to complete? Please click here for an application form. Good luck!