Helen Johnsson elected Swedish Bowler of the Year



    By Hans Karlsson

    Helen_Johnsson_5594.jpg Helen Johnsson was elected female Bowler of the Year 2005 by the Swedish Bowling Federation.

    The 29-year old international had another outstanding year with many strong performances. She won her third Swedish National Championship in style and she did extremely well on the European Bowling Tour (EBT).

    Helen participated in only seven out of twenty tournaments in the 2005 EBT season and reached the finals in all seven tournaments. Her final positions in the women's category of these tournaments were: 4-1-2-1-2-4-1. The righthander once again qualified for the World Ranking Masters as she finished in sixth place in the 2005 women's rankings.

    In addition Helen finished third in the European Cup for Individuals and she made it to the quarterfinals in both the 2005 World Masters Ranking and the Qubica AMF Bowling World Cup.