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English Lacrosse appoints National Talent Development Manager

English Lacrosse are delighted to announce that the position of National Talent Development Manger has been appointed to Jane Powell who will be leaving her current position at England Hockey to join us here at English Lacrosse in September.

The National Talent Development Manager is a new position within English Lacrosse, which will involve leading the National Talent Programme for both Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse.

Jane will have a senior role within the organisation and will be instrumental in the development of the talent pathway including achieving the Whole Sport Plan outcome for talent and advising the Senior Management Group on performance targets.

Jane brings a wealth of experience to the role; not only has she worked in talent development and talent coaching for over 22 years she has also held a number of International coaching positions. Outside of coaching Jane boasts a wealth of International sporting experience having represented England in Cricket, Hockey and Badminton.

English Lacrosse are looking forward to Jane’s appointment and the opportunities her experience will bring to the development of talented athletes within the sport.