British Athletics Performance Director Neil Black said: "2015 was an excellent year for the British Athletics teams at both the IAAF and IPC World Championships, in Beijing and Doha respectively, and I am confident those we have invited onto the 2015-16 WCPP
will build on the foundations and successes achieved over the last 12 months.
Athletes on the World Class Performance Programme 2013-14: PODIUM WCPP
Olympic (22): Holly Bleasdale (Scott Simpson), Lawrence Clarke (Malcolm Arnold), James Dasaolu (Steve Fudge), Hannah England (Bud Baldaro), Jessica Ennis-Hill (Toni Minichiello), Mo Farah (Alberto Salazar), Adam Gemili (Steve Fudge), Robbie Grabarz (Fuzz Ahmed), Dai Greene (Malcolm Arnold), Sophie Hitchon (Tore Gustafsson), Katarina Johnson-Thompson (Mike Holmes), Christine Ohuruogu (Lloyd Cowan), Andrew Osagie (Craig Winrow), Tiffany Porter (Rana Reider), Andy Pozzi (Malcolm Arnold), Shara Proctor (Rana Reider), Greg Rutherford, Perri Shakes-Drayton (Chris Zah), William Sharman (Jerzy Maciukiewicz), Chris Tomlinson (Rana Reider), Laura Weightman (Steve Cram), Nathan Woodward (Rana Reider).
UK Sport should consider reducing the number of athletes funded by the WCPP
, or even introducing bonuses for medal-winners.
After discovering that there would be no sprints at this year's Paralympics, she began training for the 400m, even though it meant the loss of her WCPP
The overall plan that has been put in place here is absolutely awesome,' said WCPP
spokesman Dave Brailsford.
The aim of the WCPP
is to support athletes who have the ability to develop into world class performers, the definition of which is to have the potential to be podium/top eight-placed at a major championships (a major championships being World or Olympic Games),' Moody explained.
From January 1 all long listed riders have been supported by the UK Sport funded WCPP
but a review takes place after Badminton in May.