Posts by Catharine Moss

Telemark 2019

EX TELEMARK TITAN 2019 – Major Richard J Wright 2019 saw the British and Army Championships (Ex TELEMARK TITAN) return to Pralognon-la-Vanoise (PLV), France for the third consecutive year. This year’s Championship coincided with PLV hosting a FIS Telemark World…

Snowboard British Championships 2019

Sgt Lisa Quinn Following on from great success at the Inter-service Snow Sports Championships, the following army snowboarders were selected to represent the UK Armed Forces Snowboarding Team at the BRITS National Snowboarding Championships, Laax, April 2019: Maj Kelly Richards…

Snowboard Inter Services 2019

Maj Edd Alderson The Team conducted two weeks training at Flachau, Austria; this area is perfectly suited for competition training as there is a progressive park, a snowboard cross course and plenty of excellent pistes to practice carving and slalom.…

EX SNOW METHOD 2019

Army Snowboard Individual Slopestyle Championship Col JC Connelly and WO2 FofS(IS) Cooke Once again the Glacial Resort of Kaunertal, Austria hosted British Army Snowboarding for Exercise SNOW METHOD 18. Individuals from across the Army embarked upon a two week training…

EX SNOWJACK 2019

Army Snowboard Championships 2019 Col JC Connelly and WO2 FofS(IS) Cooke In 2019 the Army returned to the Neustift Valley for the annual Championships held on Stubai Glacier. Corps and Unit teams as well as individuals competed for the coveted…

Skeleton 2019

Skeleton is available to both Regular and Reservist soldiers and is becoming more popular every season. The race begins with a running push start from the top of the track; a fast start is crucial for success. Races can be…

Nordic 2019

Maj Elizabeth Sedgwick RLC This Season saw the outstanding performances that we have become used to in the Nordic and Biathlon fraternity, but the leaderboard was dominated by two teams in particular. With clean sweeps at Ex RUCKSACK 19, the…

Luge 2019

Capt Lucy Wyatt RE, Chairman Army Luge Following the Winter Olympics which highlighted the lesser known UK luge team there was more interest in the novice camp than normal providing Army Luge with a strong base for the 2018-19 season.…

Cresta 2019

Capt T Wythe RL The Royal Navy regained their hold on the Prince Philip Trophy last year, so it was our main focus to take it back and reassert the Army’s authority on the Cresta Run. This season we had…

Bobsleigh Season 2019

Capt SJ Smith AGC If you have ever watched Cool Runnings and thought … ‘how on this green earth do I join a Bobsleigh Team?’ Look no further! The Army has its very own Bobsleigh Team, which for some has…