The Junior and U23 Worlds is the next highest priority event for the Australian team after the 2012 Olympics.
The tour will be a focused trip aimed at preparing the team for the best possible performance outcomes at the Worlds. There will be a separate Team Manager and Head Coach for Juniors and U23. The U23 team coach will be an NCE coach.
As this is an Australian team for a Junior/U23 Worlds there will be elements of the tour where the teams will collaborate and operate as a unit. The training program and event preparation will be targeted to the needs and the level of the athletes selected in each age group. The tour would arrive in time for a full recovery from travel and to take advantage of all the 5 days training on the course prior to the competition. The Official tour will be short and focused on the Worlds. Individuals may extend their trip on there own initiative after the official tour.
Provisional official tour dates are July 2 - 18 and the estimated contribution will be advised shortly.
Any questions in the meantime please contact Mike Druce or Natasha Welsh on 4729 4256.
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