Jane at the NIXC champs
Athletics NZ has named a national squad to prepare for the world cross-country champs in Lausanne (Switzerland) next March. Selections to compete will be made from the squad, which is made up on NZs top athletes. ANZ have said they are looking to revitalise New Zealands performances at this elite premier event.
Selected from Olympics ranks is Jane Nalder, in the junior womens squad.
Also named was an under-23 development team to contest the Australian Championships this weekend in Nowra, NSW. Included in the team of 12 was Olympics Moana Burt.
[Team selection (ANZ website)]