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Discussion: Team Canada at JWOC2016

in: Orienteering; General

Mar 31, 2016 1:26 AM # 
The team has been announced

The athletes are:

Pia Blake
Emma Sherwood
Emma Waddington
Nicole Whitmore

Leif Blake
Robert Graham
Caelan McLean
Christian Michelsen
Jan Erik Naess
Michael Svoboda

Alternate: Tomas Graham
Mar 31, 2016 1:42 AM # 
Congrats all!

When was the last time we had a team that large?
Mar 31, 2016 3:37 AM # 
Very exciting. That's a great team
Mar 31, 2016 3:57 AM # 
Yes, congratulations to all and good luck.
Mar 31, 2016 4:19 AM # 
Mar 31, 2016 4:19 AM # 
Exciting! Looks like a great team. Congrats!
Mar 31, 2016 5:20 AM # 
Also, the 2016 HPP list has been released

There is a new name: Brent Godman. Quick search showed that he lives in Gotland (Sweden), has a Canadian mother, and is one of the best orienteers on the island (quite possibly the best), ranked just outside top 100 in the Swedish rankings. So it can be quite interesting! His decision to try for the Canadian team actually made news on Gotland:

He also has an Attackpoint log:
Mar 31, 2016 10:48 AM # 
Is this a record number of second generation orienteeering National Team members?
Mar 31, 2016 7:32 PM # 
Congratulations to all!
Apr 1, 2016 2:51 AM # 
Izzy B:
Yay Canada! Congrats everyone :)

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