Sue Williams, Chairperson of the British Darts Organisation (BDO) was delighted to announce the recognition of the Ladies Darts Organisation this weekend.

bdo_web_logo3Sue announced the unanimous agreement of the Board of Directors at the County Delegates meeting on Sunday 11 May 2014.

The Chairperson said:

“It was with great pleasure that I was able to announce to the delegates at the meeting ; that the Board had agreed to formally recognise the LDO.

The LDO Board have worked very hard to increase their membership, organise and deliver very successful tournaments, with their main aim to promote the best for the game of ladies darts. This can only help and improve the image and coverage of the Ladies Game. It has been long overdue.”

Julie Lambie, CEO of the LDO added:

“Since the Organisation was founded in February 2012 our aim was to gain official recognition from the Governing Body of Darts. I am absolutely delighted that this has now happened and look forward to working with the BDO for the benefit of lady dart players all over the world.

“We have been successful in holding several well attended tournaments over the last 18 months and look forward to a bright future – this decision from the BDO Board of Directors is a show of confidence in the strength of the organisation.”

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