2018 England Mountain Running Committee

Name E-mail Phone
Alec Duffield Click to mail
Mark Croasdale Click to mail 01524 388748
Neil Wilkinson Click to mail 07846 981988
Carol Evans Click to mail 07828 155806
Sarah Wilkinson Click to mail 07714 766587
Duncan Richards Click to mail 07764 610799

England International Mountain Running 2018

2018 Selection events

Please note that at the time of publication some of the trial dates/venues and full selection details have not been confirmed. We will keep this web page updated.

2 June 2018 Senior Home International

(included in British Athletics trial for the European Mountain Running Championships)

Sedbergh People's Hall

Selection Date: 19 May Trial: Inter-Counties Fell Race, Lads Leap, NW Peak District
Team Composition: Up to 4 senior men, 2 under 23 men, 4 senior women and 2 under 23 women may be selected. NB. There will only be an A team. Under 23 athletes are defined as born in 1996-1998 inclusive. The quota of 4 senior athletes may include Under 23 athletes if more than two are selected.
Selection Details: The first 2 senior men, 2 senior women, 1 U23 man and 1 U23 woman will gain selection from the Inter-Counties Fell Race (subject to performances being of an appropriate standard) with the remaining places to be decided by the selectors.

16th June International Youth Cup (U18)

Lanzada,Italy

Trial for the WMRA International Youth Cup – Monday 7 May 2018
The junior Coiners fell race on Monday 7 May 2018 will incorporate the trial for the WMRA IYC to be held in Lanzada, Italy on 16 June 2018.
Athletes born within the years 2001/2002 are eligible for selection. Younger athletes are not eligible. The first 3 junior men and 3 junior women will gain selection from the trial race with the remaining places to be decided by the selectors. The IYC teams will consist of up to 4 junior men and 4 junior women.

21 July Snowdon International

Llanberis, Wales

Selection Date: 17 June Trials: Trial for British Athletics team for European Championships, 2 or 3 June 2018 AND The Settle Hills Fell Race, 17 June 2018

Team Composition: 4 senior men and 4 senior women may be selected.
Selection Details: The first 1 senior man and 1 senior woman in the World Championships trial who are not selected for GB for the World Championships AND the first 1 senior man and 1 senior woman in the Settle Hills Fell Race will gain selection with the remaining places to be decided by the selectors.

8 September Junior Home International

Glendalough, Ireland

Selection Date: 19 August Trial: 18 or 19 August

Team Composition: 4 under 20 men and 4 under 20 women (age at 31 December 2018 this includes athletes born in 1999, 2000 and 2001), 4 under 17 boys and 4 under 17 girls (age at 31 December 2018 - this includes athletes born in 2002 and 2003) may be selected. Subject to appropriate standards, second development teams may be selected in all age groups using the trial as the primary means of selection.
Selection Details:
U20: The first athlete from the FRA U19 Championships and the first 2 athletes from the trial race will be selected with the remaining places to be decided by the selectors.
U17: The first athlete from the FRA U17 Championships and the first 2 athletes from the trial race will be selected with the remaining places to be decided by the selectors

30 September Hochfelln Mountain Race (U23 development race), Germany (uphill only)
6 OctoberSmarna Gora Mountain Race (U23 Development Race), Slovenia (up and down)

Selection Date: 5 August Trial: British Athletics Trials for European and World Mountain Running Championships, 2 or 3 June and 5 August 2018.

Team Composition: Up to 6 athletes in total (mix men/women)
Selection Details: Athletes who have performed at a high standard in the British Athletics World and European Trials but have not been selected for the GB team are eligible for places. Please contact Alec Duffield (alec@duffsports.com) before 5 August 2018 if you wish to be considered.