Junior Squads

The England junior teams compete annually in competitions including...:

  • ...The Junior Camrose/Peggy Bayer - against the other 'Home Nations'
  • ...The Channel Trophy - against France, Belgium and Netherlands
  • ...The European Championships (odd-numbered years)
  • ...The World Championships (even-numbered years, if qualifying via the preceding year's European Championships)
  • and other competitions

Recent selections can be seen here.

The squads meet regularly throughout the year to practice, and receive expert coaching from the squad leaders and other current leading players, who give their services voluntarily.

The following lists contain all the members of the current Junior Squads.

Under 26’s

Olivia Bailey Henry Bissell Charles Bucknell Jonathan Clark Joe Clark
Joshua Clarke David Chen Laura Covill Nick Dean Jonathan Derrick
Daisy Dillon Laura Ersek Aaron Hutton Daniel Kelsall Filippos Kritsalis
Stephen Kennedy Toby Lloyd-Jones Nicholas Lee Jack Lawrence Bethany Madden
Ben Norton Oliver Powell Siyu Ren Alex Skelton Eshan Singhal
Hanna Tuus Kripa Panchagnula Dominic Price Tony Ye Scott Wang
Ewa Wieczorek

Under 21’s

Sam Anoyrkatis Theo Anoyrkatis Aileen Armstrong Roland Bourne William Clennell
Andrew Cope Dominic Cooke Liam Fegarty Liz Gahan Toby Harrison
Nathan Galpin Imogen La Chapelle Theo Gillis Megan Jones Edmund Lea
Harry Madden James Muller Alex Pemberton Jack Ronayne Liam Sanderson
Oscar Selby Senthur Shanmugarasa William Wauchope Kavinthan Vickneswaran Daniel Winter

Under 16's

Bjorn Ahl Venetia Anoyrkatis Jasmine Bakhshi Frederick Beneat James Cater
Dido Coley Jamie Fegarty Kim Hudson Antoinina Mauve Amelia Mauve
Lucy Norman Jacob Potter Max Potter Thomas Potter Henry Rose
Raphaela Sinclair Theodore Sinclair Aidan Saunders Zane Soonawalla

Squad Leaders

U26: David Bakhshi
U26 Women: Sally Brock, with Bryony Youngs
U21: Michael Byrne
U16: Giorgio Provenza, assisted by Alan Shillitoe

To contact any of the squad manager, or for more information on the junior squads, please write to the Selection Committee secretary Charlie Bucknell, or ring him on 01296 317219, and he will pass on your enquiry.


Sponsors

Thank you to the following sponsor, donors, and supporters, for their contribution and assistance to the squad's involvement in the 2018 World Youth Team Championships in China:

  • Touchlight - for their donation of £10,000 to fund travel and training for the U26 Women’s team.
  • Tetragon - for their donation to support the participation of the U16 team
  • No Fear Bridge - for their financial donation, and for their support of the U16s through the donation of free membership to their website to all the squad and coaches.
  • English Bridge Education & Development

General donations