After a successful return in 2016, the NICF are delighted to announce they will be running Carpet Fitter of the Year finals at the Flooring Show in 2017. The Flooring Show are proud to host this exciting event once again and are official sponsors.
Congratulations must go to this year's winner, Mark Smurthwaite, and a selection of photos from this year's event can be seen below.
Meet the 2017 Finalists
The 2017 competition has been taking place throughout the year, with the high standard of this years semi- finalists making the judges job a very difficult one!
A decision has been made and we can now announce the 6 finalists for the Carpet Fitter of the Year 2017 competition:
- Darren Ash - Alfrick, Worcestershire
- Jason Draper - Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire
- Dan Evans - Huntingdon, Cambridgshire
- Rob Harper - Wigan, Greater Manchester
- Byron Terrett - Llantwit Major, Vale of Glamorgan
- John Wright - Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
The successful finalists will face their final tasks over 17th and 18th September in the Kings Suite of The Flooring Show. Visitors and exhibitors can watch the finals, free of charge, to see what it takes to become Carpet Fitter of The Year.
Well done to all who took part in this years competition & we wish the best of luck to all of the finalists!