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2021 - 2022 Squad

Our Elite Squads

“Over a decade of competing internationally for our countries, and being coached by some of the best, most well-renowned coaches in the world has taught the AIS coaches a thing or two! And it's this energy, and experience that has helped guide our elite squads. 


Our elite squads are proof that a controlled competitive environment helps produce results within young athletes. Over the last two years we have successfully helped develop some of the best athletes in the country who have represented the AIS elite, and have run, jumped, and thrown further than ever before; with many medals being won along the way.”  


Umar Hameed, 2021


elite podium

Ana Sofia Cornejo

Chinedum Eze

Damien Pienaar

Dane Spencer 

Leila Hidmi

Mairi Donaldson

Mariza Bakogiannis

Olivia Ashcroft 

Sarah Van de Vrede 

Lovro Zorc

Salaar Ferozie

Vittoria Pola

Xinhui Pan

Yahia Elderiny 

elite development

Aditya Rangachari

Anabel Kimmel

Caprice Kwakman

Diego Rodriguez 

Diri Eze

Haaroun Mohammed Khan

Hannah Suttie

Jad Katerji

Jack Matthews

James Axel Petersen

Kahu Emberson 

Kiran Mukherjee

Leen Dahmash 

Leone Magnanini 

Louji El Shourbagy 

Lucian Barot 

Marta Todd

Maryam Alfarsi

Mayukh Dattachaudhuri 

Nuha Mohideen

Ruhan Sujeet Amin

Saifeldin Badran

Saurav Nakhwa

Wassim Chafai

Zaid Dekaidek

elite multi-events

Anabel Kimmel

Beatrice Pola

Cameron Henry-Thorne 

Chloe Clohessy

Jolene Masoner

Leja Budvytyte

Lilly Katerji

Olivia Ashcroft 

Robyn Lindsay

Seraphina Bamford

Xanthe-Mae Pert

Yasmeen Kamhawi

elite potential

Aarav Akshaya Naik 

Alana Nagle

Aneesaa Ali

Arnav Naik

Asjad Jameel

Asma Jameel

Charlotte Thurston

Elias Riahi

Hedi Riahi

Isabelle Botha

Jonas Leine

Laith Hidmi

Lucas Sandison

Matthew Scicluna

Océane Rakotonanahary 

Seraphina Bamford

Vittoria Boidi

Making the above Elite Squads is a huge achievement for any young athlete. A massive congratulations on this. As always, the decision to select the squad is a difficult one, however as the squads are performance-driven; data collected over the years ensures that a fair decision is made with squad selection. 

As always, being on the squad does not guarantee a young athlete will remain there, as strict criteria must be maintained throughout the year to ensure we are able to give the squad its continued ''elite status''. 

We welcome any parents that feel their child should be part of this squad to contact us directly to discuss.

Our Elite Squads

A huge thank you to all the British Olympic & Team GB athletes who support the Elite Squad programme on both a full time & part time basis

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