KEEP IT UP! Harrogate Railway’s Rob Youhill

Harrogate Railway’s Rob Youhill is next in line to take on the tennis ball keepy uppy challenge.

The former Harrogate Town winger has delighted the faithful at Railway since joining Billy Miller’s set up.

But how did the self-confessed Brad Pitt body double do when the camera, and the tennis ball, came calling at Station View?

Wetherby Athletic’s Josh Buckley joined Adam Bolder at the top of the Ackrill Sport leaderboard last week.


32 - Adam Bolder, Harrogate Town

32 - Josh Buckley, Wetherby Athletic

29 - Colin Hunter, Harrogate Railway

28 - Liam Hardy, Harrogate Town

27 - Craig Nelthorpe, Harrogate Town

19 - Danny Matthews, Harrogate RUFC

3 - Jed Vale, Wetherby Athletic

Watch Brazilian Soccer School teenage sensation Brandon Thompson rack up 2713 tennis ball kick-ups

The rules:

Each sportsmen tells the camera who they are.

They receive a tennis ball.

They have to keep the tennis ball in the air with use of their head, thighs, feet, and any other limb bar their hands.

Each player has three goes.

When the ball hits the floor for the third time, it’s curtains.

Their score goes onto the leaderboard.

The player with the most is the winner.