Team named for 2019 World Youth Championships

July 30th 2019
Sophie Meering

The 2019 World Youth Championships will take place in Madrid, Spain from 19-25 August.

The 2019 World Youth Championships will take place in Madrid, Spain from 19-25 August. Archery GB is pleased to announce a full team of 24 athletes who will take to the field with their peers from across the world. Around half the team attended the previous World Youth Championships in Argentina in 2017 with the rest set to enjoy their first time on the global stage of competition.


Selected athletes are as follows:

Recurve Compound
James Woodgate Adam Carpenter
Austin Whitmarsh Lewis Haslam
Thomas Susca Nathan Thomas
Thea Rogers Layla Annison
Penny Healey Jenny Bryan
Louisa Piper Holly Clifford
Jacob Reid Kai Thomas-Prause
Ryan Pinder Matthew Wong
Alex Wise Jake Walsh
Ruby Paul Lucy Mason
Eleanor Piper Ella Gibson
Lizzie Warner Jessica Stretton


These athletes will be supported by a team of eight staff:

Tony Gray

Stephanie Kelly

Tony Ferguson

Dan Gill

Gaynor Hutchison

Roy Nash

Jon Nott

Simon Scott


Athlete Pathway Manager, Cait Leach, said “We congratulate these young athletes on their impressive performances throughout the selection process where they’ve demonstrated their readiness both on and off the shooting line. Together with their coaches, the focus is now on training intelligently to ensure that they arrive in Madrid in optimal form and looking forward to showing the world what GB is made of.”

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