Amended JWOC Selection Criteria

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It has been brought to our attention that the Previous JWOC criteria were released with insufficient lead time to meet legal requirements. To meet these requirements, the JWOC selection criteria have been reviewed and amended. The previous JWOC selection criteria are superseded by the attached criteria that provide for 3 selection rounds as agreed at the recent 2015 OA Conference. Athletes will note that the previous 2015 Australian Championship events are no longer selection races. The selection races and selection criteria are outlined in the following attachment and will be used to select the 2016 Australian JWOC team. Athletes who have previously nominated will be considered for selection under the selection criteria below. If you wish to apply for JWOC selection and are not a member of a Australian High Performance Squad you will need to also apply to become a squad member.

Under these revised Selection Criteria for JWOC 2016 to be held in Engadin, Switzerland 9th- 15th July will be selected.

JWOC 2016 Selection Criteria

All National Squad members who are eligible to nominate have been sent an email from the Athlete Management Platform (AMP). Online nomination

JWOC 2016 Athlete Nomination Form  (Note JWOC Nominations extended to 20th of January for those who have not previously applied) – nominations closed

A link is also available on AMP under Resources: Selection Criteria. Nomination must be received by the 10th January 2016. Athletes who have previously applied are not required to resubmit an application.

All interested Athletes and their coaches and parents are requested to read through the Selection Criteria as there are significant changes from previous years.

To apply to become a member of a national squad please see here.

Lance Read
OA Director High Performance