Youth Squads

The England Youth 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 (even-numbered years)
  • The World Championships (odd-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 Youth Squads.

Under 26s

Sam Anoyrkatis Joe Clark William Clennell Dominic Cooke Andrew Cope
Liam Fegarty Liz Gahan Megan Jones Lily Kearney Imogen La Chapelle
Edmund Lea Bethany Madden Harry Madden Jack Ronayne Liam Sanderson
Oscar Selby Senthur Shanmugarasa Daniel Winter    

Under 26 Women

Venetia Anoyrkatis Charlotte Bedford Dido Coley Harriet Cork Liz Gahan
Kim Hudson Megan Jones Lily Kearney Imogen La Chapelle Bethany Madden
Lucy Norman Raphaela Sinclair      

Under 21s

Bjorn Ahl Venetia Anoyrkatis Rufus Barnett William Battersby Charlotte Bedford  
Frederick Beneat Aleksander Birdsall Andrew Bradkin Benjamin Cadge James Cater  
Dido Coley Harriet Cork Thibault Crosnier Nikhil Dhawan Jamie Fegarty  
Tom Furness Benjamin Gardner Thomas Gardner Kim Hudson Amaan Kassey  
Tim Kerr Antoinina Mauve Lucy Norman Aman Parekh Alex Pemberton  
Jacob Potter Alex Pylypenko Henry Rose Rafi Rosenfield David Edward Sargent  
Raphaela Sinclair Theodore Sinclair Zane Soonawalla Marco Vann    

Under 16 squad and practice group

Sam Akayan Layomi Akinrinlola George Aldridge Matthew Andrews Dina Bennett
Cecilia Birdsall Aleks Blicharz Maks Blicharz Thomas Bradkin Edward Brown
Holden Clark Larry Crean Jacob Davie Artin Ghadar May Haddon
Millie Hallam Verity Hallam Joseph Hedges Noaz Heymann Harry Hockley
Cormack Horn Ethan Kay Maxim Lazutin Rian Malde Sophie Morris
Ebubeche Okere Anay Patel Emily Rainsford Sophie Rainsford Louis Schroell-Tite
Sebastien Sinclair Ollie Slatkin Elick Spiers Saish Valanju Jay Vyas
Sophia Ward Sophia Wu      

Squad Leaders

U26: Michael Byrne. Coach Stephen Kennedy
U26 Women: Claire Robinson
U21: Ewa Wieczorek, Coach Charlie Bucknell
U16: Alan Shillitoe

To contact any of the squad manager, or for more information on the Youth squads, please write to the Selection Committee secretary Louise Crisp, or ring her on 01296 317203, and she will pass on your enquiry.


Thank you to all donors for their fantastic contributions to cover the costs for the Junior teams, a full list of donors can be seen on the Supporting Youth Bridge page.