2018 Senior World Championships Selection Criteria

Target Event: World Championships

Target Venue: MUTOA, SWITZERLAND 31 May – 3 Jun 2018.

Event and Venue Assessment:

Performance Level required for the Target Event has been designated: Medium

Athletes should demonstrate a commitment to perform well. Achievement of good results is expected, although latitude is given to wider objectives such as, but not limited to, gaining international experience – as a guide, to finish in the Top Two Thirds in MK1 or equivalent % down on winner in other classes.

The Risk Level of the Target Venue has been designated: High

The venue may cause capsize. In cases of capsize, risk of loss or damage to equipment is likely and risk of personal injury is possible, Paddlers wishing to attend a high risk event will need to have a competence assessment of Grade 3

Eligibility Assessors: National Coaches and Team Management including nominated assessors.

Selection Registration Date: Saturday 10 Feb 2018

Selection Event: Grandtully, river Tay Scotland Saturday 17 & 18 February 2018

Selection Model: Combined points model

Maximum Team per class: 4 boats per class

Estimated Team Contribution: It is expected the team contribution will be between £350-£550 per athlete