07 October 2019

GB CROSS COUNTRY SQUADS ANNOUNCED FOR 2019/20

GB Snowsport have named 11 athletes who will make up the 2019/20 GB Cross Country squads for the upcoming season.

Three-time Olympians Andrew Musgrave and Andrew Young lead the World Cup squad as well as James Clugnet who finished second at Blink Sprint. Nichole Bathe will be competing in the Continental Cup Squad, having secured some strong results in 2019.

After developing through the GB Snowsport Junior Squad last season Oliver Newman, Alexander Franks-Penty and Beinn Horsfall have stepped up to the Performance Squad as well as being joined by Hamish Wolfe. Cameron Cruickshank and James Slimon have been selected to the Junior Squad.

GB Snowsport are looking forward to seeing some of the junior members of the team developing this season and we anticipate some great performances from the World Cup squad. Andrew Young and Jimmy Clugnet are now among the world’s elite in sprint while Andrew Musgrave is someone to watch, especially after his double victory at Blink.

The 2019/20 World Cup season begins on 29th November in Finland. For the full schedule please visit here

World Cup Squad: Andrew Musgrave, Andrew Young, James Clugnet,  

Continental Cup Squad: Nichole Bathe

Performance Squad: Hamish Wolfe, Oliver Newman, Alex Franks Penty, Beinn Horsfall

Junior Squad: Cameron Cruickshank, James Slimon 

 

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