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WUGs 2017


For an overview and further information on the Team click here. To view biogs click on the relevant sport to the left of this page.

HQ Staff
Neil Rogers - Chef de Mission
Vikki Campbell - Deputy Chef de Mission
Abosede Ajayi - Chief Medical Officer
Andrew Hogg – Deputy Chief Medical Officer
Mike Carmont - Medical Officer
Leigh Halfteck  - Lead Physiotherapist
James Boyd - Physiotherapist
Beenish Kamal – Physiotherapist
Sarah Holmes – Physiotherapist
Sarah Watt - Physiotherapist
Claire Livesey - HQ Manager
Chris Purdie - HQ Administrator
James Bramley - HQ Assistant

Elodie Wallace – University of Bath

Jilly Wallace - Aerials Team Leader/ Coach; Moguls Coach

Alice MacAulay – University of Bath
Alex Barounos – University of New Mexico

Benn Hall - Alpine Team Leader/ Coach

Rachael Halliday - University of Strathclyde
Angharad Ward - Durham University
Gina Aitken - University of Glasgow
Rachel Hannen - University of Stirling
Rowena Kerr - Heriot-Watt University
Gregor Cannon - University of Strathclyde
Derrick Sloan - Robert Gordon University
Bruce Mouat - Napier University
Alasdair Schrieiber - University of Strathclyde
Bobby Lammie - University of Stirling

Cate Brewster - Head Coach                                   
Mairi Milne - Women’s Coach

Figure Skating
Charles Parry - Evans - Nottingham Trent

Gurgen Vardanjan - Team Leader/ Coach

Ice Hockey (Men)
James Scott - Sheffield Hallam
Lucas Branin -  University of Tampa
Montgomer Gailer - Oxford Brookes
Ivan Antonov - Royal Holloway University of London
Thomas Hovell - Nottingham Trent University
Christian Johnson - University of Aberdeen
Thomas Parkinson - Leeds Beckett University
Adam Long - Anglia Ruskin UCP
Matthew Croyle - Sheffield Hallam University
Alexander Sampford - Surrey
Jackson Price - Cardiff Metropolitan University
Liam Charnock - Sheffield Hallam University
Michael Mawer - Sheffield Hallam University
Andreas Siagris - Imperial College of London
Daniel Rose - St Marys
Christopher Fox - University College London
Stuart Mogg - Southampton Solent University
Elliott Dewey - University of Portsmouth
Joseph Gretton - Nottingham Trent University
Samuel Cheema - Kingston University
Christopher Cooke - St Marys

Andrew Miller - Team Manager
Matt Bradbury - Head Coach
Simon Hopkins - Asst Coach
Andrew Marshall - Equipment Manager / Fitness Coach

Ice Hockey (Women)
Lucy Kendall - Nottingham Trent University
Jessica Holgate - Arden University
Danielle Turnbull - Leeds Beckett
Saffron Allen - University of Gloucestershire
Hannah Worthington - The Open University
Lucy Lickman - University of Nottingham
Charlotte Ahmed - University of Sheffield
Abbie Thornton - Leeds Beckett
Louise Adams - University of Essex
Rosanne Adey - Bournemouth University
Clara Ashton - University of Central Lancashire
Meghan Sullivan - Kings College London
Elizabeth Milne - Abertay
Judith Browne - Sheffield Hallam
Sarah Hutchinson - Sheffield Hallam
Samantha Bolwell - Sheffield Hallam
Holly Steeples - Nottingham Trent University
Megan Rathbone - Sheffield Hallam University
Emma Sanders - University of Nottingham

Ian Turner – Team Leader
James Ashton - Head Coach
Ryan Rathbone - Assistant Coach
Brian Miller - Equipment Manager

Long Track Speed Skating
Ellia Smeding - HanzehogeSchool, Groningen
Cornelius Kersten - Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences

Piet Knip - Team Leader/ Coach

Elodie Wallace – University of Bath
Liam Keyes – University of Sheffield
Sam Jones – Keele University

Jeff Blackburn - Team Leader/ Head Coach

Laurence Willows – University of Portsmouth

Ian Findlay - Team Leader/ Coach


Calum Paton – Sheffield Hallam

Barry Parker - Slopestyle Team Leader/ Coach

Gillian Finnerty – University of Leeds
Douglas Green – Robert Gordon University
Rob Wagner – University of Brighton

Danny Chambers - SBX Team Leader/ Coach
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