JHI 2017 – Selection Policy
Selection for the England team for the Ward Junior Home International to be held in Mid-Wales on 7th and 8th October 2017 will be based on results in the following races
|Northern Championships||26th February 2017|
|Midland Championships||26th March 2017|
|JK Day 2||15th April 2017|
|JK Day 3||16th April 2017|
|British Long Distance Champs||6th May 2017|
The team is made up of 4 juniors from each of the following age classes; M&W 14, M&W 16, M&W 18.
M/W18’s seeking selection would be expected to run M/W18E courses, where provided, at selection races.
On day 2 of the JK all classes will run a middle distance race and on Day 3 a long distance race.
M/W16’s seeking selection would be expected to run M/W16A courses at the selection races and M/W14’s seeking selection would be expected to run M/W14A courses at the selection races.
The Selectors expect that any athlete wishing to represent England will successfully complete at least three of the above races.
Illness or Injury;
All cases of illness or injury which may affect an athlete’s ability to compete fully or at all in one of the above selection races should be notified in writing to the Selectors prior to the running of that race, clearly explaining why.
England Junior Selectors;
Keith Marsden (SEOA) Hilary Palmer (EMOA) Tim Tett (YHOA)