Results 2018

Army Skeleton Championship 2018

This season the Championships was held at Winterberg Germany, with a Total of 24 competitors.

Army Men’s Champion: LCpl Nathan Jackson (RLC)
Runner up: Sig Arran Holmes (R SIGS)

Army Female Champion: Capt Rhianon Graham (AGC)
Runner up: SSgt Nicky Moxon (R SIGS)

Army Junior Champion: Capt Aaron Whiting (RA)
Runner up: SSgt Maria Purvin (RLC)

Army Novice Champion: Sig Arran Holmes (R SIGS)
Runner up: LCpl Ben McManus (RE)

Results 2017

Army Skeleton Championship 2017

Army Male Champion: LCpl Nathan Jackson (RLC)
Runner up: LBdr Sam Banda (RA)
Third Place: Cpl David Manning (R SIGS)

Army Female Champion: SSgt Nicky Moxon (R SIGS)
Runner up: Lt Rhianon Graham (AGC )

Junior Champion: Maj Johan Jeevaratnam (AMS )
Runner up: Lt Rhianon Graham (AGC)

Novice Champion: Spr Tom Ludovico (RE)
Runner up: Capt Aaron Whiting (RA)

Fastest Start Male: Capt Giles Moon (RL)
Fastest Start Female: Lt Rhianon Graham (AGC)

Results 2016

Army Skeleton Championship 2016

Fastest start: Lt Giles Moon (R LANCS) (5.40 secs)

Army Novice: 2Lt Rhianon Graham (KRH)
Runner up: Cpl Jonathan Knowles (ATR (W))

Army Junior: LCpl Nathan Jackson (29 Regt RLC)
Runner up: LBdr Sam Banda (26 Regt RA)

Army Female Champion: Sgt Hayley Larcombe (7 Regt RHA)
Runner up: SSgt Nicky Moxon (30 Sig Regt)

Army Men Champion: LCpl Nathan Jackson (29 Regt RLC)
Runner up: LBdr Sam Banda (26 Regt RA)

Results 2015

Army Skeleton Championships 2015:

Male Champion: LBdr Sam Banda (RA)
Runner up: Capt Pete Botterill (AMS)

Female Champion: Sgt Hayley Larcombe (QARANC)
Runner up: SSgt Mel Vernon (R SIGS)

Novice Champion: LBdr Sam Banda (RA)
Runner up: Lt Scott Pryor (KRH)

Fastest Start: Capt Pete Botterill (AMS)

Army Team 2015

Male:
Capt Botterill (AMS)
Sgt Wressell (R SIGS)
Cpl Manning (R SIGS)
LBdr Banda (RA)
Lt Pryor (KRH)

Female:
SSgt Vernon (R SIGS)
Sgt Larcombe (QARANC)
LCpl Raby (R SIGS)

Results 2014

Exercise Racing Ice II – Army Ice Sports Championships 2014 – Skeleton

 

Ex RACING ICE II was very well attended with a total of Eighteen Skeleton athletes returning to Igls to compete for the title of Army Champion. We had eight novices and a mixture of junior and seniors that attended. Donna Leslie and Michael Robson coached all Skeleton athletes at the Championships. The men’s race was close between all sliders especially between Maj Taff Edwards AMD HQ and Cfn Jago Allen of 13 Air Asslt Bde LAD. Cfn Jago Allen maintained his performance during the race to take home the Army Champion title for the second season in a row and the Junior Champion title. The novice title was taken by LCpl Danny Brady RTR who with an impressive 2 Laufs, comfortably seen him position in the top 5 of all skeleton athletes. The novice Runner up title was won by Pte David Gomez who equally had an impressive race. The Fastest Start title was also a very close competition but novice slider Lt Giles Moon persevered and had an excellent 2nd Lauf start of 5.50 seconds. In the women’s race this year, race experience paid dividends for SSgt Nicky Moxon 30 Sig Regt who comfortably won the Army title for the third season by over 3 Seconds. With novice, Sgt Rachel Staples, QARANC gaining the runner up title. With all athletes displaying commitment and enthusiasm whilst competing in this adrenalin fuelled sport it made the Championships a very successful race with all athletes achieving personnel best times.

Army Skeleton Championship Results:

Army Champion 2014: Cfn Jago Allen (13 AA Bde LAD) 1:55.28
Runner up: Maj Taff Edwards (AMD HQ) 1:55.56

Army Women’s Champion 2014: SSgt Nicky Moxon (30 Sig Regt) 1:58.22
Runner up: Sgt Rachel Staples (QARANC) 2:03.13

Army Junior Champion 2014: Cfn Jago Allen (13 AA Bde LAD) 1:55.28
Runner up: Capt Tim Haskell (RA) 1:56.88

Army Novice Champion 2014: LCpl Danny Brady (RTR) 1:57.02
Runner up: Pte David Gomez (5 Scots) 1:57.97

Army Fastest Start: Lt Giles Moon 5.50 Seconds

Results 2013

Army Skeleton Championship 2013

Army Novice Champion: Cfn Jago Allen (13 Air Asslt Bde LAD)
Runner up: Capt Steven Bee (1 RTR)
Army Women’s Champion: Sgt Nicki Moxon (30 Sig Regt)
Runner up: Cpl Hayley Larcombe (IBS Brecon)
Army Champion: Cfn Jago Allen (13 Air Asslt Bde LAD)
Runner up: Capt Howard Chaganis (4 RIFLES)
Fastest Start: Cfn Jago Allen (13 Air Asslt Bde LAD)

Results 2012

Army Championship 2012

 

The Army Skeleton Bobsleigh Championships were held in Igls, Austria between 29 Jan – 5 Feb 12. Temperatures slowly dropped over the week to -20 on race day, providing the competitors with some very fast ice. The race was very close after Lauf 1 with a tie for first place between Capt Howard Chaganis RIFLES and Maj Taff Edwards RAMC. The pressure was on for the second lauf but Capt Howard Chaganis RIFLES achieved a PB time and stole the champion title. Cpl Dave Manning R SIGNALS came back with a cracking run to claim second place. The Ladies race was won by a large margin by Sgt Nicki Moxon R SIGNALS. However, acknowledgement must go to Pte Robin Ellis QARANC who took second place in her novice week and after only 6 training laufs.

The results were as follows:

Novice Champion: Capt Mike Crofts (2 RTR) 2:00.59
Runner up: Tpr Wayne Laslett (2 RTR) 2:05.72

Junior Champion: Capt Howard Chaganis (RIFLES) 1:56.35
Runner up: Maj Taff Edwards (RAMC) 1:58.23

Ladies Champion: Sgt Nicki Moxon (R SIGS) 2:04.25
Runner up: Pte Robin Ellis (QARANC) 2:07.34

Men’s Champion: Capt Howard Chaganis (RIFLES) 1:56.35
Runner up: Cpl Dave Manning (R SIGS) 1:56.71