Following a meeting of the Selection Panel, and the subsequent ratification by the PMG, the highlighted athletes meet the SECOND & FINAL STAGE selection criteria outlined in the 2018 Senior World Championships Selection Policy Document, and have therefore been selected to represent Great Britain at the 2018 Senior World INDIVIDUAL Championships from 20-26 September, in Baku, AZE:
2018 Senior World INDIVIDUAL Championships, 20-26 September 2018, Baku, AZE:
|Under 60kg||Ashley MCKENZIE*||Camberley|
|Under 81kg||Stuart MCWATT||Garioch|
|Under 90kg||Max STEWART||Stewart Judo Academy|
|Under 52kg||Chelsie GILES||Coventry|
|Under 57kg||Nekoda SMYTHE-DAVIS*||Ealing|
|Under 63kg||Alice SCHLESINGER*||Not Stated|
|Under 63kg||Lucy RENSHALL**||S.K.K.|
|Under 63kg||Amy LIVESEY||S.K.K.|
|(Under 63kg RES||Lubjana PIOVESANA#||Bishop Challoner)|
|Under 70kg||Sally CONWAY*||Edinburgh|
|Under 70kg||Gemma HOWELL*||Wolverhampton|
|Under 78kg||Natalie POWELL*||Irfon|
|Under 78kg||Jemima YEATS-BROWN||Ryecroft|
|Over 78kg||Sarah ADLINGTON*||Edinburgh|
* Athlete Selected at First Stage.
**Lucy Renshall selected at First Stage, but will not be available due to long-term injury.
# Lubjana Piovesana selected as non-travelling Reserve in -63kg weight category.
2018 Senior World MIXED TEAM Championships, Thu 27 Sep 2018, Baku, AZE:
The Performance Director informed the selection panel that British Judo will enter a team in the 2018 Senior World MIXED TEAM Championships where athletes will compete as one team in the following weight categories:
• MEN: -73kg, -90kg, +90kg
• WOMEN: -57kg, -70kg, +70kg
Following the FIRST & SECOND STAGE selections, the Selection Panel identified the following highlighted athletes as per the criteria outlined in the 2018 Senior World Championships Selection Policy Document, and have therefore been selected to represent Great Britain at the 2018 Senior World MIXED TEAM Championships to be held on Thursday 27th September, in Baku, Azerbaijan:
|Weight:||Athlete 1:||Athlete 2:|
|Under 73kg||Danny WILLIAMS~|
|Under 90kg||Max STEWART||Stuart MCWATT|
|Over 90kg||Wesley GREENIDGE~|
|Under 57kg||Nekoda DAVIS||Chelsie GILES|
|Under 70kg||Sally CONWAY||Gemma HOWELL|
|Over 70kg||Natalie POWELL||Sarah ADLINGTON|
~ Danny Williams (Camberley Judo Club) to travel out to Baku on Monday 24th September.
~ Wesley Greenidge (Enfield Judo Club) to travel out to Baku on Monday 24th September.
This now completes the GB Selections for the 2018 Senior World Championships.
All selections are dependent on athletes adhering to the BJA’s Performance Programme and Code of Ethics & Conduct Policy.
All athletes MUST wear Adidas Judogi which will be provided by British Judo as per the selection procedure.
It is compulsory for all athletes (except those selected for the Team Event Only) to attend the Media Day on Thursday 23rd August at the British Judo Centre of Excellence, from 9:30am.
I am sure you will join us in wishing the selected players every success at this prestigious event.