2016 WOC Selection Criteria Released.

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The selection races and selection criteria for WOC 2016 to be held in Sweden are outlined in the following attachment and will be used to select the 2016 Australian WOC team. Athletes who wish to apply for WOC selection and are not a member of a Australian High Performance Squad, will need to also apply to become a squad member as soon as possible.

The Selection Criteria for WOC 2016 to be held in Strömstad – Tanum, Sweden  August 20 – 27th 2016 are found in the link below:

WOC 2016 Selection Criteria

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

Nominations are required by the online nomination form below:

WOC 2016 Athlete Nomination Form (nominations closed)

A link is also available on AMP under Resources: Selection Criteria. Please note, nomination are due by the 28th February 2016. All nominations are required through this form.

Oversees athletes, please note that you will need to contact Tom Quayle before the 28th of February to start arrangements to shedule your alternate selection races as outlined in the section criteria. Please contact Tom earlier, rather than later, for this initial discussion.

All interested Athletes are requested to read through the Selection Criteria carefully. Details and dates of the Australian selection races can also be found in the 2016 NOL schedule.

To apply to become a member of a national squad please see here. Selection criteria for the World University Orienteering Champs and Australia / New Zealand test matches rounds will be released shortly.

Best wishes for your preparations.

Lance Read
OA Director High Performance