A Company, HSY Army Cadet Force (ACF), recently hosted its highly anticipated Alpha Trophy weekend at the Driffield Cadet Training Centre, an annual inter-detachment competition that puts the cadets' military skills to the test. The event saw eight Alpha Trophy teams competing for various accolades, including the prestigious Overall Winners of Alpha Trophy, Runners-Up of Alpha Trophy, Best Drill Routine, and Individual Best Shot.
The Driffield Cadet Training Centre provided a fitting backdrop for the Alpha Trophy weekend, bringing together cadets from different detachments to showcase their proficiency in various military disciplines. From marksmanship to precision drill routines, the competition was fierce, highlighting the dedication and training these young people undergo as part of their ACF experience.
This year's Alpha Trophy winners were Beverley Detachment, who secured the top position. East Hull Detachment earned the title of Alpha Trophy Runners-Up, while also excelling in the Alpha Trophy Drill Competition. The Best Individual Shot award went to Staff Sergeant Sanders from Mona House Detachment, showcasing exceptional marksmanship skills.