Canadian National Team Trials information

Canadian National Team Trials Information


Senior, U23 and Junior National Team Trials

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Selection Criteria

May 24 - 26, 2013 

Minden Wildwater Preserve, Minden Hills, ON

Adjusted Schedule

Flood Update (May 10, 2013)

Athlete Information Package


Each competitor does four runs, two on Saturday morning and two on Sunday morning. The course will be changed between Saturday and Sunday. The competitor’s best three runs are counted and points are awarded based on ranking. All rounds count equally for ranking and the winner of each round receives a bonus point. If there is a tie in points, the competitor with the fastest time on their fourth run will be selected. 

World Cup and World Championship Teams

The Senior Elite Team will compete at World Cups 1, 2 and 3. The Senior Elite Team and the Senior National Team will compete in World Cup 5 and the World Championships. The Junior and U23 Team will compete in Liptovsky Mikulas, Slovenia. Athletes must meet the appropriate performance benchmark to be nominated to National Team. Canada has been allotted the following number of entries for each international event:

World CupsWorld Championships
Junior & U23 World Championships

Race Schedule

World Cup 21-23 June Cardiff, Great Britain Augsburg, GermanyJune 28-30 World Cup 2 La Seu D'Urgell, Spain July 5-7 World Cup 3 Liptovsky Mikulas, Slovenia July 17-21 Junior and U23 World Championships Bratislava, Slovakia August 31 - September 2 World Cup 5 Prague, Czech Republic September 11-15 World Championships