Interland 2009 Selection Policy (Juniors)
Selection for the proposed International with Belgium, Germany, Holland etc (Interland 2009) to be held in Southern England on 22nd February 2009 will be based on the following events;
– Yorkshire (AIRE) Sunday 14th September 2008
– East Anglia (SOS) Sunday 12th October 2008
– South Central (SOC) Sunday 2nd November 2008
– South East (CHIG) Sunday 23rd November 2008
and all known form up until the end of 2008.
It is anticipated that juniors wishing to be considered for selection will compete in 3 of the 4 races listed.
In keeping with the objectives of the England Selectors to use this competition to provide experience, it is unlikely that the Junior Selectors will consider members of the Great Britain Junior Performance Squad for selection.
It is likely that the composition of the Junior team will be 3 M/W14, 3 M/W16 and 1 M/W18.
It is unlikely that the selectors will consider juniors in ‘bottom year’ M/W14 ie born in 1996.
Please note that juniors wishing to be considered for Interland 2009 selection entering Regional events should enter the following courses;
M14/W14 – Courses JM4/JW4
M16/W16 – Courses JM5M/JW5S
M18/W18 – Courses JM5L/JW5L
England Junior Selectors
Keith Marsden (SEOA) Hilary Palmer (EMOA) Sarah Noot (YHOA)