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 26's & Under 21's. Only the teams that qualified through their Zonal championships get invited to this. The England Under 21's team finished 4th in the European Under 21's in Jesolo, Italy last year, which was good enough to qualify them for the World Championship.
The second of these teams, the England team for the Under 21's World Championship has been announced by the EBU Youth Committee. The team is
|Adam Hickman & Daniel McIntosh|
|Ed Jones & Tom Paske|
|Ben Paske & Rob Myers|
|NPC: Michael Byrne|
|Coach: Alan Shillitoe|