Ella PaulIn a new regular feature on our website, we will introduce the newly selected International Squad. We started with Captain Kyle Crombie last week, next up is Ella Paul…

Name: Ella Paul

Age: 23

Current club: Edinburgh City

Previous club(s): Edinburgh University

Why did you start playing korfball? Everyone goes through an experimental phase at university, right?

Best experience playing for Scotland: Being a part of Scotland’s 2014 European Championships.

Years playing korfball: 4

What are your hopes for Scotland in the future? To continue to grow the sport domestically and make the 2019 World Cup, testing Scottish talent against the best in the world.

What would you say to encourage someone to play korfball? Give it a go – you don’t know what you’re missing until you try it.

What people might not know about me:

Star Sign: Libra

Do you play any other sports? I used to be part of the West Midlands Regional Netball Academy and am adept at regularly beating Dan Pratt on a squash court. I also enjoy playing football.

Favourite film: ‘The Sound of Music’, very closely followed by ‘Gladiator’ and ‘The Lord of the Rings’ trilogy.

Favourite holiday destination: Tuscany, but I also really want to visit Greece!