British Orienteering is pleased to announce the selection criteria and races for the 2019 international season.
The overall aim of selection is to maximise the opportunity to gain medals at World and Junior World Orienteering Championships and to create sustainable success by using these and other recognised competitions to develop and prepare athletes for future international success.
There have been no major changes to the criteria from 2018 with the exception of new selection races. Additionally, there is an updated and simplified appeals procedure.
All selection documents are available at www.britishorienteering.org.uk/selection.
To be eligible to be selected into the team to participate in a competition, each athlete will need to meet the eligibility requirements specified which include:
Performance and performance data from the races listed below will be taken into account when athletes are considered for selection:
There are six selection race opportunities for juniors over three weekends:
NB We are aware of the clash with Interland for those representing England and anyone wishing to be considered should contact Head Coach for Talent Paul Murgatroyd, firstname.lastname@example.org to state their reason for absence.