This squad has players playing at a high skill level of Badminton. Generally 15 to 18 in age. This squad is for players that cannot or do not wish to commit to the Performance Centre or players who have started playing badminton at a later date or are late developers. Movement to the Developing Squad within the Performance Centre is possible. Players at this level should be looking to join local league clubs and the older ones aiming to attend Senior County training.
The training is less intense and only once a week, as well as the opportunity to attend Match Play on a Friday.
Membership to this squad is by invitation only.