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The GB Women's flag team holds trials throughout the year, although ideally players will be affiliated to teams competing in the Opal Series, the UK's women's flag football competition.

The squad for this year-s European Championships is as follows (club teams are last Opal Series registrations):

  • Amy Slater - Sheffield Hallam Warriors
  • Ellie Thorpe - Warwick Wolverines
  • Jennifer Cooper - Warwick Wolverines
  • Jodie Harris - Warwick Wolverines
  • Kate Bruinvels - Chichester Golden Arrows
  • Kellie Barrett - Coventry Cougars
  • Lottie Laidler - Sheffield Hallam Warriors
  • Lou Lee - Warwick Wolverines
  • Lucie Stewart - London Warriors
  • Millie Barrett - Coventry Cougars
  • Phoebe Schechter - Staffordshire Surge
  • Steph Warren - Nottingham University

Reserves:

  • Amy Wells - Sheffield Hallam Warriors
  • Jennifer Machia - Warwick Wolverines
  • Sophie Jones - Coventry Cougars

The coaching staff for the team are (photos all courtesy of Garry Charles):

(L to R) Head Coach Andrew Gambrill and Team Manager Danika Scargill

(L to R) Offensive Co-ordinator Mik Smith and Defensive Co-ordinator Phil Gaydon

In 2015, the GB Women's flag team competed in the European Championships in Spain. They achieved the following results:

  • Lost - Spain 0-47
  • Lost - Germany 0-35
  • Lost - Israel 19-44
  • Lost - France 33-12
  • Lost - Austria 28-0
  • Lost - Denmark 13-0
  • Tied - Italy 20-20
  • Won - Switzerland 35-12
  • Lost - Spain 26-13
  • Won - Switzerland 26-0

The squad who competed were:

  • Louise Lee (Capt)
  • Angelie dela Cruz
  • Jennifer Cooper
  • Jennifer Macchia
  • Millie Barrett
  • Kellie Barrett
  • Sophie Jones
  • Sarah Wakelin
  • Becca Haw
  • Tendai Cheiza
  • Lucie Stewart
  • Tanya Boyes
  • Hannah Smith
  • April Heath
  • Steph Warren 

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