Army Paragliding

Army Paragliding

The Army Paragliding Association has had an active year with Pilots flying in competitions all over the world sponsored by Team Army grants. COLUMBIA 11 Members of the UKAF team, including 6 Army Pilots participated in a Cross Country training camp near Bogota in...
Army Air Corps

Army Air Corps

The AAC continues to recognise 40 official sports clubs which are eligible for grant support which comes from the AAC Fund and our generous sponsors. Without this funding our clubs would struggle to achieve their aims and in particular overseas sports tours would be...
AFPST

AFPST

The Armed Forces Para Snowsport Team (AFPST) has gone from strength to strength in 2017, with growth in the foundation teams and truly impressive performances on the world stage. The charity is run by volunteers, and exists to aid the recovery of wounded, injured and...
Military Horse Racing

Military Horse Racing

Military horse racing is on a current high, thanks to the back-to-back successes of Captain Guy Disney, winning this year’s Royal Artillery Gold Cup (17 February 2017) and Grand Military Gold Cup (10 March 2017) at London’s premier racecourse, Sandown Park. In 2015...
Female Festival of Sport

Female Festival of Sport

The Female Festival of Sport saw almost 90 women from across Defence, the Civil Service and notably industry competing in a female sporting event with the overarching aim to Inspire, Develop and Succeed in sport, and moreover, try something new. Competing in teams,...
Surf Kayaking

Surf Kayaking

In late August I was asked by the England surf kayaking Manager if I could compete for the England team at the World Surf Kayaking Championships and on the 20th October 2017 the opening ceremony kicked off in Portrush, N Ireland. Everyone was made to feel very welcome...