241 Inness Sword Success!

Our Inness sword team spent the weekend at Crowborough Training Camp battling it out against 25 other Squadrons from London Wing for this prestigious trophy. The competition runs all weekend and is a test of the team’s core military skills.

Congratulations go to our team for coming first and bringing the Sword home. The team was led by FS Makins and had the following members:

Cpl Bhadresha
Cpl Fothergill
Cdt Bitten
Cdt Channon
Cdt Ischt
Cdt Ferrari
Cdt Lawrence

Out of eight events the team won two, the full positions are as follows:

Assault Course – 1st (2 mins 42 seconds)
Drill – 1st (We got 393/400)
Navigation – 2nd
Shooting – 2nd
Leadership – 3rd
First Aid – 5th

Our overall score was 169 (one more point than last year).

2324 Sqn got 156 and 1838 Sqn scored 153

The team now becomes the Elworthy team and will represent the Squadron against the Army and the Navy cadets next weekend. They will be training hard all this week.