The GBR Selection Races were held in Beitostølen NOR in November, under the excellent organisation of IBU / AABDS Coach Bdr Lee Steve JACKSON 16 Regt RA and Cpl Ben WOOLLEY, on loan from 17 P&M Regt RLC!
The following were selected to represent GBR until Christmas in Trimester 1:
World Cup (WC) (Manager: Daniel GRAF, GER; Wax Technician: Ilario MADDALIN, ITA)
Cpl Amanda LIGHFOOT Adjutant General’s Corps (AGC)
Scott DIXON CBNSC
IBU Cup (IC) (Manager: Bdr Lee-Steve JACKSON, 16 Regt RA: Support Staff: Cpl Ben WOOLLEY, 17 P&M Regt RLC)
LBdr Vinny FOUNTAIN 16 Regt RA
Cpl Alex GLEAVE 1 CS Bn REME
Gnr Martin SHAW 26 Regt RA
Hldr Sandy WISHART 4 SCOTS
LCpl Emma DREW * 6 Regt RLC
Gnr Sam GRIST * 26 Regt RA
IBU Junior Cup (JC) (Self-funded; own Support Staff)
Sofie HOPKINS * Humberside SG
Holly REES-LAY * CBNSC
- Congratulations to these four new GBR female athletes; they have all had an international “baptism of fire” since!