C Company crowned Sports Champions

28 January 2018

Over the weekend of the 19th-21st January Cadets and CFAV from across Humberside and South Yorkshire came together to compete the annual Inter Company Sports Competition.

Cadets took part in Hockey, Football, Rugby and Swimming, competing to take home the crown for their home Company. This year saw C Company crowned the overall champions with D Company taking the second spot and E Company in third.

The competition was hard thought between the cadets, with the winners of each category fighting right until the final whistle. The winners of each category are as follows:

Intermediate Girls Rugby – C Coy

Intermediate Boys Rugby – A Coy

Senior Boys Rugby – C Coy

Senior Boys Football – E Coy

Senior Girls Football – C Coy

Junior Boys Football – B Coy

Junior Girls Football – E Coy

Boys Hockey – D Coy

Girls Hockey – E Coy

Junior Girls Swimming – A Coy

Senior Girls Swimming – C Coy

Junior Boys Swimming – B Coy

Senior Boys Swimming – D Coy

County Sports Officer 2Lt Jones said, “this was my first weekend as the newly appointed CSO throughout the weekend it was great to see all cadets and CFAV from across the County come together to represent their companies in Hockey, Football, Rugby and Swimming. Despite the varied and poor weather, we faced from rain, high winds to heavy snow on Sunday the cadets remained in high spirits and carried a great sense of competition and friendly rivalry in the hope of becoming county champions. I would like to thank all those that helped throughout the weekend”

On Sunday the Deputy Commandant Lt Col Owen paid a visit and watched the cadets compete in the football competition before awarding the winners with their medals and trophies. Lt Col. Owen said “It’s a great pleasure to see the cadets get stuck into sports this weekend and compete against each other for company pride. Every Cadet put in 100% effort and showed determination despite the weather. It was a thoroughly enjoyable weekend! Thank you all the cadets, Company sport reps and the county sports officer for putting together the weekend and I look forward to the next competition.”

Information and Images provided by 2Lt S Jones (County Sports Officer)