The Official Online RBS 6 Nations Store is open. The store has everything you need to get behind your team during the RBS 6 Nations, plus the store is now fully stocked with a much wider range of rugby merchandise.
But they did have the consolation of silverware as they beat Portugal in the semi-finals before a late Natasha Hunt penalty saw off hosts Russia 12-10 in the final.
Yet with many of their big stars absent ahead of the forthcoming World Cup, Maddocks was satisfied with his team’s progress.
He said: “This has been a very tense weekend. There have been lots of ups and downs but overall this has been a great experience for our young players, who’ll go away having learned a lot.
“There is no doubt that the standard of this competition has risen this year.”