World Orienteering Championships Selection Announcement

We are pleased to announce below the full team to represent Great Britain at the 2015 World Orienteering Championships in Inverness from 31st July to 7th August.  There are seven World Championship debutants named in the team (Alice Leake, Alasdair McLeod, Dave Schorah, Chris Smithard, Jessica Tullie, Charlotte Ward and Charlotte Watson) – many congratulations to them and to all the named athletes.

 

Sprint (qualifier 31 July, final 2 August)

Men

Women

Scott Fraser (INT)

Kris Jones (SBOC)

Murray Strain (INT)

Reserve: Peter Hodkinson (NOC)

Ruth Holmes (SN)

Alice Leake (SN)

Charlotte Ward (HALO)

Reserve: Helen Bridle (ESOC)

 

Mixed Sprint Relay (1 August)    (running order tbc)

Hollie Orr (LOC)

Dave Schorah (DEE)

Chris Smithard (DEE)

Catherine Taylor (CLOK)

Reserves: Helen Bridle (ESOC) / Peter Hodkinson (NOC)

 

Middle Distance (4 August)

Men

Women

Graham Gristwood (FVO)

Hector Haines (INT)

Alasdair McLeod (CLYDE)

Reserve: Matthew Speake (EBOR)

Hollie Orr (LOC)

Catherine Taylor (CLOK)

Jessica Tullie (BASOC)

Reserve: from within the named team

 

Long Distance (7 August)

Men

Women

Graham Gristwood (FVO)

Hector Haines (INT)

Alasdair McLeod (CLYDE)

Reserve: Matthew Speake (EBOR)

Catherine Taylor (CLOK)

Claire Ward (ESOC)

Charlotte Watson (EUOC)

Reserve: from within the named team

 

 Forest Relay (5 August)    (running orders tbc)

Men

Women

Scott Fraser (INT)

Graham Gristwood (FVO)

Ralph Street (SLOW)

Reserve: Kris Jones (SBOC)

Hollie Orr (LOC)

Catherine Taylor (CLOK)

Claire Ward (ESOC)

Reserve: from within the named team

 

Best wishes to the team as they move into their final three weeks of preparation towards the Championships.


Posted on Monday 13th July 2015