Interland 2009 Selection Policy (Seniors)
The 2009 Interland Cup international against Belgium, Holland and N W Germany is to be held in SE England on 22 February 2009, courtesy of SEOA and HH. The England team senior contingent will comprise 3 x M21s, 3 x W21s, 2 x M20s and 2 x W20s. These team members will be selected using the results of the JK (Days 2 and 3), the middle and long British Championships, the Future Champions Cup finals and the WOC Selection races (medium and long – 7-8 Jun) and 3 races in the autumn (listed below). Other known form (till 7 December 2008) will be considered. Potential team members are advised to draw the selectors’ attention to results in other races they feel would contribute to the selection process. If a 2009 M20 or W20 competitor runs in the Open (21) or 18 class then his/her result will be taken into account on a mpk basis.
14 Sep AIRE Regional Event Ilkley Moor
2 Nov SOC November Classic Ironswell, New Forest
7 Dec HOC Regional Event Postensplain, Bewdley
The selectors would be pleased to hear from any potential team member who, having run for another nation, wishes to reinvigorate their international career running for England.
Selections will be made and announced by 3 January 2009 on the OrienteeringEngland website: http://www.orienteeringengland.org.uk/
Selectors: Lesley Ross (OD), Martin Ward (SYO/SPOOK), John Rye (RMOC, Chairman)