Jika Nyirenda

ESM Youth Hockey Coach 2020

Jika joins our youth coaching team for season 2020/21. She is currently studying Medicine at Edinburgh University, where she plays for their Women’s 1st XI. She previously gained experience playing for Premier League side Beeston Hockey Club. Jika has had the opportunity to play youth hockey in both Scotland and England. Her highlights include travelling to Germany to play for England U16s and representing Scotland U21s at the Euros  in 2019, where the team won Gold and secured promotion to the European A division.