The GB Junior team selection meeting was held on Sunday 11th December to decide the Junior GB Climbing Team for 2012.
At a meeting at Newcastle Climbing Centre on Sunday 11th December the following selectors: Ian Dunn, Ruth Dunne, John Ellison, Tom Randal and Adam Harrison picked the Junior GB Climbing Team for 2012.
This was based on the BMC Selection criteria (see link below) and also on the results of the very successful Youth Open Competition held on Saturday 10th December at Sunderland Climbing Wall.
Kitty Wallace - Elite
Youth A Girls
Eleanor Hopkins (to be continued to be assessed as she is recovering from a long term injury.)
Youth B Girls
Molly Thompson Smith - Elite
Tara Hayes - Elite
Youth C Girls
Luke Tilley - Team Captain
Youth A Boys
Youth B Boys
Youth C Boys
Current Team members who will be assessed in March
New climbers to be invited for a second assessment in March – These climbers can compete in The BMC Youth Climbing Series 2012 if eligible.
The selection criteria used to select the team can be viewed by clicking here.
Full report of the Open Youth Compeition here
The Junior British Leading & Bouldering Team is supported by Sherpa Adventure Gear and NICAS.
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