Ryan Upton

Northern Ireland  U19

184cm

Blocker/Left Side

Home Club: Aztecs Volleyball Club

Career highlights INDOOR: Captain of U17 Northern Ireland, School Games 2017

Career highlights OUTDOOR: Being selected for the Home Nations Beach Volleyball Cup

Favourite player: Earvin N'Gapeth

Favourite place to play beach volleyball: Any beach

Volleyball ambitions: Be the best I can be

Jodie Simmons

Northern Ireland U19

173cm

Defender/Left Side

Home Club: Aztecs Volleyball Club

Career highlights OUTDOOR: Being selected for the Home Nations Beach Volleyball Cup

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Adam Hall

Northern Ireland U19

165 cm 

Defender/Right Side 

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Home Club: Aztecs Volleyball Club

Career highlights INDOOR: Playing for U20 national team

Career highlights OUTDOOR: Being selected for the Home Nations Beach Volleyball Cup 

Favourite player: Jenia Grebennikov

Favourite place to play beach volleyball: Rimini beach, Italy

Volleyball ambitions: To get to the highest level that I am capable of getting to

 
 
 

Mathieu Outhwaite

Northern Ireland  U20

170 cm

Defender/Right Side

Home Club: NIVB

Career highlights INDOOR: Northern Ireland Senior International, NVL Super 8’s

Career highlights OUTDOOR: Being selected for the Home Nations Beach Volleyball Cup

Favourite player: Dustin Whatten indoor, McKibbon brothers outdoor

Favourite place to play beach volleyball: Portrush

Volleyball ambitions: Continue to represent Team Northumbria and Northern Ireland

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Harvey Whiteside

Northern Ireland U20

167cm

Blocker/Left Side 

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Home Club: Queens

Favourite player: Matt Anderson

Favourite place to play beach volleyball: Portrush in the sun

Volleyball ambitions: To play the best and compete with them

Alice Cochrane 

Northern Ireland U18

164cm

Split Blocker/Right Side 

Home Club: Aztecs Volleyball Club

Career highlights INDOOR: Representing Northern Ireland at School Games 2017
Playing for Aztecs in Portugal
Playing against Southern Ireland at St. Patrick's day friendly

Career highlights OUTDOOR: Being selected for Home Nations Beach Volleyball Cup

Favourite player: April Ross

Favourite place to play beach volleyball: Our beach pad in Portadown

Volleyball ambitions: To achieve my potential

 
 
 

Milenka Rygielska

Northern Ireland

164 cm

Split Blocker/Left Side 

Home Club: Ballymoney Blaze

Career highlights INDOOR: Representing Northern Ireland at School Games for 2 years in a row

Career highlights OUTDOOR: Being in the NIR highest placed women's team in a CEV competition in Portrush

Favourite player: Jess Grimson

Favourite place to play beach volleyball: Portrush East Strand

Volleyball ambitions: To win the All Ireland indoor final with my school team and to continue representing Northern Ireland in both indoor and outdoor volleyball

Sarah Scott

Northern Ireland U18

169 cm 

Split Blocker/Left Side 

Home Club: Ballymoney Blaze

Career highlights INDOOR: Representing Northern Ireland at the School Games in 2015, 2016 and 2017 as well as representing with the senior national team in the season.

Career highlights OUTDOOR: Representing Northern Ireland in a CEV competition and earning 5th place.

Favourite player: Earvin N’Gapeth

Favourite place to play beach volleyball: Portrush

Volleyball ambitions: To continue to train hard in order to become the best I can be