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GB Selection Race #1, Lake Placid USA

Great Britain have 3 athlete positions on the World Cup circuit this coming season, for both the men’s and the women’s fields.

2 men and 2 women have been pre-selected and do not need to compete in the national qualifiers:

Adam Pengilly, Kristan Bromley

Shelley Rudman, Amy Williams

There will be 2 selection races in Lake Placid, with points given for each position.  The top ranked male and female from these 2 selection races will qualify for the World Cup circuit, along with the pre-selected athletes.  The other athletes will compete on the 2nd tier circuit, the Intercontinental Cup.  The 2nd placed athletes in the selection races will also travel to Whistler with the World Cup squad for a week of training on the Olympic track, before commencing with the Intercontinental Cup circuit.

Selection Race #1 Time Sheet

Race 2 will be held on Friday 23rd October.  If there is a tie on points, it’ll come down to accumulative time.

This is not selection for the Olympic Winter Games.  This selection will occur at the half way point through the winter season.

October 20, 2009 - Posted by | Blog Archive, Race Time Sheets

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