Appeals – Final Decision
New Zealand Schools Team 2014/15
Perth, Western Australia 27 September to 5 October 2014 and Tasmania 7-8 January 2015
As advised in the Appeals – Update Notice on 16 August 2014, the Council requested the selectors to reconsider the Junior Boys team and established an independent sub-committee to consider the Junior Girls team. In accordance with the Selection Announcement (dated 16 June 2014) and also Clause 2.2.2. of the Selection Criteria of the Orienteering NZ Selection Policy (2013) these teams were reselected.
The following team announcement has been confirmed by the Orienteering NZ Council as a final outcome of the appeals processes initiated in relation to the NZ Schools team 2014/15.
Junior Boys Re-selected Team
The Junior Boys appeal was upheld by the Council under clause 3.2 (a) of the Orienteering NZ Selection Policy which states – a candidate may appeal against a team selection on any of the following grounds: (a) that applicable selection criteria were not followed and/or implemented.
The following revised team has been selected to represent New Zealand, including a Travelling Reserve:
|Connor Cleary||Rangiora High School|
|Max Griffiths||Takapuna Grammar School|
|Stephen Harding||Geraldine High School|
|Andrei Popovici||Westlake Boys High School, Auckland|
|Calum Sutherland||New Plymouth Boys High|
Junior Girls Re-selected Team
The following revised team has been selected to represent New Zealand:
|Danielle Goodall||Thames High School|
|Marisol Hunter||Rangi Ruru Girls, Christchurch|
|Tegan Knightbridge||Kristin School, Auckland|
|Jenna Tidswell||Havelock North High School|