Posts by Catharine Moss

AFPST – Snowboard

ADAPTIVE SNOWBOARDING Army Snowboarding recently held its Freestyle Championships in Austria and for the first time the event included adaptvie snowboarders. The Armed Forces para Snowsports Team (AFPST) is a military charity that aims to use performance activity in wintersports…

snowboard freestyle champs 2018

Army Snowboard Freestyle Championships 2018 Col JC Connelly Exercise Snow Method 17 originally aimed to provide a Snowboarding event early in the season aimed at those on Military Operations that could not attend events later in the season. It has…

Alpine Rules update

Alpine Rules update Army Alpine rules are being updated and will be available on the website from 1 Dec 18, after the annual TD forum has taken place.  In the interim, 2017/18 season rules are to be used which can…

Wessex Biathlon Nordic Festival

The Wessex Biathlon & Nordic Ski Club is pleased to host The “Wessex Biathlon Nordic Festival” on 28th October. Castle Combe Circuit is situated to the west of the market town of Chippenham in the South West of England. The…

Telemark Season Report – 2018

Telemark Season Report – 2018 Lt Robbie Houstoun Twenty Eighteen saw the British and Army Championships (Ex TELEMARK TITAN) return to Pralognon-la-Vanoise, France for the second year in a row. Having just hosted a FIS Telemark World Cup event with…

SKELETON SEASON REPORT – 2018

Skeleton SEASON REPORT – 2018 SSgt Nicky Moxon RSIGS Skeleton athletes travel face down and head first with their helmets only 5cm from the ice at speeds that can reach 130 Kph! Needless to say, everyone that takes part quickly…

NORDIC SEASON REPORT – 2018

Nordic SEASON REPORT – 2018 Maj Elizabeth Sedgwick RLC The biathletes of Britain descended on the quiet Bavarian town of Ruhpolding once again this January for another excellent ‘home from home’ experience. The warm welcome that we characteristically receive from…

Luge Season Report – 2018

LUGE SEASON REPORT – 2018 Capt Lucy Wyatt RE, Chairman Army Luge As the least well known of ice sports in the UK, ‘What is Luge like?’ is a common question asked by people considering attending a training camp. If…

Cresta Season Report 2018

CRESTA SEASON REPORT 2018 Maj PJR Chishick LG This season was a notable season for Army Cresta for a number of reasons.  We had 32 riders representing 13 regiments for the Junction Inter-Regimental Championships of whom, for the first time,…