Team/Squad

GB Team Selection
Saturday 16 April 2016 

2016 GB Junior and Senior team selection

Grandtully, River Tay - Scotland.

In order to register your intention, you will need to be logged into the WWR website. To register you must provide: email address (this will be used to contact you with the results of selection so it is your responsibility to ensure it is correct); mobile phone number; dob, passport number and a passport sized photograph. The photo should be sent to:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. within two weeks of registering.

All registrations must be in before Saturday 9th April 2016.

Competency assessments for athletes can be achieved at the following events –

  • Nottingham WWR Training (December)
  • Grandtully WWR Training (December)
  • Grandtully WWR Training/Race (February)
  • Selection Event (April)

The individual paddler competency assessment levels will be agreed by the national coaching team following the training events and a list confirming those who have achieved the required levels will be published prior to selection.

Athletes not reaching the required level by the final event can be assessed at the selection race. Those reaching the required standard will not be eligible for GB selection.

When entering please state which class(es) you wish to be considered for and which competitions. You can only enter a maximum of two classes in each competition ie. K1/C2;C1/C2; K1/C1. This does not include team events. If you wish to enter more than one class you can use the "Add Guest" button to create another registration form.

As a selected athlete you will be required to potentially compete in the team event, which will be at the direction of the team manager.

Please read the selection policy and competency requirements before registering. 

Selection will take place a few days after the selection race. Once notified you will have seven days to accept or decline your place. You will be required to pay a non- returnable £100 deposit when accepting your selection. With this in mind please check your availability for each event prior to registering.

Whilst WWR will subsidise Great Britain Teams a contribution to be ascertained will be required from each athlete. Not all events will be subsidised, with world cup and under 23 selection requiring self-funding.

Competitions are as follows:

  • SENIOR WORLD CHAMPS BANJA LUKA 1 - 5TH JUNE 2016, BOSNIA, RIVER VRBAS
  • SENIOR WORLD CUP SLOVENIA 9 – 11th JUNE CELJE, RIVER SAVINJA
  • SENIOR WORLD CUP FRANCE 17 - 19TH JUNE PAU
  • JUNIOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS 20 – 24TH JULY MURAU, AUSTRIA.
  • U23 Unofficial pre worlds 20 - 24th JULY MURAU, AUSTRIA

National Head Coach Paul Anderson can advise you if you want to discuss matters pertaining with selection and GB representation.

Any problems with registration need to be communicated to Julie Lewis prior to registration close, and we will try to rectify any issues.

Contact F Gormal/P Anderson

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