GB Team Selections 2017 Announcement

The GB Freestyle Committee and the GB Team Management Staff are delighted to announce the results of the 2017 GB Team trials for a spot on the team to compete at the 2017 World Championships in San Juan, Argentina this December. The standard of competition was incredibly high and with this team we stand a fantastic chance of bringing home medals at the championships. Also, looking to the results of the squad and reserve places we have great potential looking into the future. Congratulations to all athletes.

Only the float results are given below, Squirt results will follow shortly.

Note that mitigating circumstances were accepted for 2 team places and one squad place. For information protection purposes, the details of these must be kept private to the individual, however be assured that the correct processes were applied and the cases were reviewed in detail by the committee, taking advise from a selection panel and British Canoeing.

Athletes have the right to appeal the results given below. For further information please see Section 5 of the GB Team Selection Policy. Note that the results are only final once the window of appeal has close.

For those athletes who have achieved a team, reserve or squad place; the team manager will be posting via mail confirmation letters and forms which you must complete and return in the given deadline (on the form which is to be sent to you) to secure you place. The date for the first team/squad training camp is the 8-9th July.

Records of the GB Team over the years are kept on the GB Freestyle Website, 2017 has been added to these. You can find this here:  http://gbfreestylekayak.com/etive/?page_id=1216 You may find this better for sharing with friends and family.

Ladies Cardiff HPP Total Team Position Notes
Claire O’Hara 1- Pre selected TEAM Selection policy 2.2 European and World Champions gain an automatic team place for the next year’s team.
Islay Crosbie 47 50 97 2 – TEAM Selection policy 3.12 A Islay and Nicky both had a first and second so point A does not resolve. Selection policy 3.12 B sorts this with Islay combined 1255 and Nicky combined 1225
Nicky Beeby 50 47 97 3 -TEAM
Lowri Davies 42 45 87 4 – TEAM Selection policy 3.12 A Lowri  and Heidi both had the same selection table positions so point A does not resolve. Selection policy 3.12 B sorts this with Lowri combined 935 and Heidi combined 475
Heidi Walsh 45 42 87 5 – TEAM
Emma Witherford 42 43 85 6 – RESERVE Selection policy 3.12 A Emma  and Gabby both had the same competition finishes so point A does not resolve. Selection policy 3.12 B sorts this with Emma combined 485 and Gabby combined 405
Gabby Bates 43 41 84 7 – SQUAD
Rebecca Skirrow 40 40 80 8 – SQUAD
Mens Cardiff HPP Total Team Position Notes
Gav Barker 47 50 97 1- TEAM Selection policy 3.12 A Gav and Alan both had a first and second so point A does not resolve. Selection policy 3.12 B sorts this with Gav combined 3300 and Alan combined 3142.5
Alan Ward 50 47 97 2 – TEAM
Charlie Brackpool 45 42 87 3 -TEAM
Dennis Newton 41 45 86 4 – TEAM Selection policy 3.12 A Den and Sam had a selection table tie but dennis had a higher competition place from a single event so Selection point a resolves
Robert Crowe Mitigation Mitigation 5 –  TEAM
Samuel Valman 43 43 86 6 – RESERVE
Michael Shaw 42 41 83 7 – SQUAD
Mathew Taylor 40 40 80 8 – SQUAD
Oliver Laycock 39 39 78
Junior Ladies Cardiff HPP Total Team Position Notes
Ottilie Robinson Shaw 50 50 100 1- TEAM
Maya-Ray Cross 45 47 92 2 – TEAM
Jennifer Leal 47 43 90 3 – RESERVE For Cardiff no way of seperating Maya and Abi (both scored 10 points) so both awarded 3rd position. – See section 3.11 2017 Selection Policy
Abigail Goddard 45 45 90 4 – SQUAD Selection policy 3.12 A Jennifer and Abigail had a selection table tie but Jennifer had a higher competition place from a single event so Selection point a resolves
Sophie McPeak Mitigation Mitigation 5 – SQUAD
Junior Mens Cardiff HPP Total Team Position Notes
Harry Price 47 50 97 1- TEAM
Matt Stephenson 45 47 92 2 – TEAM
Alex Walters 50 Mitigation 50 3 – TEAM
Nathan Hefford 43 43 86 4 – RESERVE
Asha Gurung 39 45 84 5 – SQUAD
Daniel Hale 42 42 84 6 – SQUAD Selection policy 3.12 A Dan and Ravi both had the same selection table results so A does not resolve. Selection policy 3.12 B sorts this with Dan combined 360 and Ravia combined 352.5
Ravi Gurung 42 41 83 7 – SQUAD
Charlie Bil 40 40 80
Alex Ludlow 40 39 79
C1 Cardiff HPP Total Team Position Notes
Benjamin Pamplin 50 47 97 1- TEAM
James Ibbotson 45 50 95 2 – TEAM
Eoghan Kelly 47 45 92 3 -TEAM
Robert Godsell 43 45 88 4 – RESERVE

Kind Regards,

GB Freestyle Committee

 

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