Manchester International U20 and Senior NI & Ulster Selection Policy

07 July 2021

Manchester International U20 and Senior NI & Ulster Selection Policy

Athletics NI are pleased to announce the selection policy for the 2021 Manchester International which takes place on Wednesday 18th August in Sportcity, is now available.

For the first time the international will involve a Senior Match (England v Scotland v Wales v NI & Ulster v NAL v GB U20) as well as a Junior Match (GB U18 v Eng U20 v Sco U20 v Wales U20 v NI U20)

Performance Lead Tom Reynolds said: “We are delighted that the International is back for 2021 and look forward to bringing a strong team made up of athletes that are aspiring towards next year’s Commonwealth Games and European Championships; those transitioning towards senior internationals in the near future, as well as promising juniors. The standard of this event will provide the opportunity for athletes to thrive in a competitive environment and we hope to see seasons bests, personal bests and perhaps even Commonwealth Games standards.”

Read the full selection policy here

Athletes are reminded that those who win NI & Ulster senior titles and have achieved the standard will get auto selection. Athletes are also asked to express their interest:

Expression of Interest