GB have done remarkably well to climb the rankings in recent years and their latest position of 23rd in the world is enough to make them the third best team in Group A. However, rankings are never a clear indication of how events will unfold and Joe Prunty is missing several key players and will expect a tough ride in Slovenia. Here are their opponents..
Experienced GB international Nick George is providing a high-level fitness programme in order to share his professional knowledge with aspiring British athletes.
George said: “I want to develop British talent at all levels especially grass roots. The fitness side of our program is targeted towards athletes and people who are passionate about being in optimum shape.”
The 30 year-old has been pleased with how the NG Pro Performance workouts have begun and is looking to use his passion to take the programme forward.