GBR Youth Team to compete at European Youth Lifesaving Championships, Ireland

Great Britain Lifesaving is pleased to announce the Great Britain Youth Team to compete at the 2018 European Youth Lifesaving Championships in Limerick & Kilkee, Ireland, 11-15 September 2018

The team of six male and six female athletes is selected from the Great Britain Lifesaving Squad representing clubs from Surf Life Saving GB and Royal Life Saving Society UK. The Youth Team includes experienced athletes who have represented Great Britain at Sanyo International Lifesaving Cup, International Surf Rescue Challenge and European Lifesaving Championships in the past 11 months alongside those gaining their first cap.

The team was selected by Lead Coach Rob Phillips (SLSGB), Pool Coach Gary Lee (SLSGB & RLSS), and verified by Simon Perry (SLSA Wales.

The European Youth Championships is held every year and attracts competitors from across Europe. The team of 12 athletes will race in 23 events across 5 days of intense competition racing the best youth age 15-18 in Europe.

We wish them the very best.

Male Team Female Team
First NameSurnameClubCaps First NameSurnameClubCaps
EuanDungavelGyllyngvase3 RosieBoultonGyllyngvase1
LouisGarner (Captain)Portreath5 MerielClodePenybont2
OdhranMallonBelfast Olympia1 JessicaHancockCrawley Town2
BenNortonGyllyngvase2 EmmaKendallPortreath2
BobWhittakerWoolacombe3 EllieMcCloyRest Bay1
RhysWydenbachPenybont1 MillieWiggins (Vice Captain)Penybont3

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