Four of the teams are playing in events open to all nations, they are the Open, Womens, Seniors & Under 28's teams.
There are two other teams championships taking place in Beijing, They are the World Championships for Under 25's & Under 20's. Only the teams that qualified through their Zonal championships get invited to this. The England Under 20's team finished 4th in the European Under 20's in Jesolo, Italy last year, which was good enough to qualify them for the World Championship.
The first of these teams, the England Under 28's team has now been announced. The Captain and Coach are yet to be determined, but the team will be
|Susan Stockdale and Fiona Brown|
|Ben Green & Duncan Happer|
|Ollie Burgess and Andrew Woodcock|
|Reserves: Mike Bell and Michael Byrne|