Great Britain Lifesaving is pleased to announce the Great Britain Youth Team to compete at the 2018 Lifesaving World Championships in Adelaide, Australia, 20-25 November 2018.

The team of six male and six female athletes are 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 second 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 Lifesaving World Championships is held every two years and attracts competitors from over 40 nations. The team of 12 athletes will race in 24 events across 5 days of intense competition racing the best in the world. We wish them the very best.

Female Team

First Name Surname Club Caps
Rosie Boulton Gyllyngvase 2
Meriel Clode Penybont 3
Jessica Hancock Crawley Town 3
Emma Kendall Portreath 3
Ellie McCloy Rest Bay 2
Millie Wiggins Penybont 4

Male Team

First Name Surname Club Caps
Euan Dungavel Gyllyngvase 4
Louis Garner Portreath 6
Odhran Mallon Belfast Olympia 2
Ben Norton Gyllyngvase 3
Bob Whittaker Woolacombe 4
Rhys Wydenbach Penybont 2