Ex RACING ICE 1 (Ex RI 1) is the annual Army Novice Ice Camp to be held in Igls, Austria. The exercise comprises of two individual training weeks that are identical.
Week 1 – 23 – 29 Jan 22
Week 2 – 30 Jan – 05 Feb 22
Regiments and Corps from across the Army can send participants to learn how to Bobsleigh, Skeleton or Luge Bobsleigh in a professional, yet fun environment. Some individuals will be selected to represent their units at Ex RACING ICE 2 (Ex RI 2) which is the Army Novice, Junior and Senior Championship. Those selected will be issued with an administration instruction upon return to their base location. Those successful at Ex RI 2 will stand a good chance of being selected to represent the Army at the Inter Service Championships.
Participants are only able to practice one of the three disciplines during their time in resort. All participants must be a current members of the AWSA (£15 per year). Failure to adhere to this will result in your application being rejected. You must join the Army Sports Lottery (ASL) by the end of September 2021 for this to be effective on the JPA system and to take your first payment by 1 October 2021. Participants who are members of the ASL will have their entry fee reduced pro rata, dependent on the amount of tickets held (£25 per ticket).