2 Section win the McGrath again!

Cpl Nick Shellock led 2 Section to victory at the Annual McGrath Trophy competition at Crowborough Training Camp on Sunday 25 Apr. The McGrath Trophy is named after Sqn Warrant Officer Norman McGrath, a veteran of World War Two who served on the Sqn for over 50 years. The competition, which is the Premier Military Skills Event that is run by the Sqn, sees the Sqn’s 3 main Flights 9 Sections compete with each other in Drill, Shooting, Command Tasks, First Aid, Orienteering, Observation and General Service Knowledge, as well as having the opportunity to use the Camp Assault Course. Over 80 Staff and Cadets attended the competition, and after a hard fought competition 2 Section pipped 6 Section to victory by the narrowest of margins, the second year 2 Section has won, the Section winning the 2009 competition under the command of then Cpl Alex Dutch.