The Angling Trust National Team and Competitions Marine Group are considering entering teams into the World and Home International Championships in 2016.
The Angling Trust formally invites applications for the 2016 England Squads and Sea Angling Teams, and applications are also available for England Managers and Coaches.
How to apply: If you wish to be considered for selection please complete the documentation that is available on the Angling Trust website. If however, there is no photo attached to the England International application form we will return your application which may hold up being considered by the England Selectors.
Please note; To return the applications for World Shore Angling Championships for Clubs by no later than 18th December and for all other applications by no later than Friday 8th January 2016. If application forms are received after these dates they will not be considered for 2016 England selection. All application forms to be returned to Competitions Department, Angling Trust, Strelley Hall, Nottingham. NG8 6PE.
Details of the events are as below;
SALC Home International Shore Angling Championships
Men’s, Ladies, Youth & Juniors – 7th – 9th July 2016, North Norfolk, England
SALC Home International Boat Championships
13th – 17th July 2016, Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire, Wales
These dates and locations as below are in accordance with FIPS-Mer website;
World Boat Championships
Montenegro – 52nd Seniors World Boat Championship and 16th Youth World Boat Championship 24th September – 1st October – TIVAT
World Shore Championships
Ireland – 33rd World Championship Seniors and 24th World Championship Ladies – WEXFORD (end of October)
World Shore Angling Clubs
Belgium – 24th World Championships in Blankenberge 23rd to 30th April
World Championships Big Game Fishing
Mexico – 25th World Championship BGF/Trolling in Acalpulco, Guerrero. Date tbc.
World Championships Shore Angling Youth U16s & U21s
Spain – 25th World Championship Youth, Class U16s and 16th World Championships Youth, class U21s, Commune of Valence. Date tbc
World Championships Long Casting of Sea Weights
Portugal – 19th World Championship Long Casting of Sea Weights (Seniors) and 3rd World Championship Long Casting Sea Weights (Ladies) Date tbc
All anglers/casters must have individual membership of the Angling Trust to apply for selection.