Cadets to represent England in Tug of War Championships

25 June 2012

Army Cadets from Gloucestershire ACF and Somerset ACF will represent England at the United Kingdom Tug of War Championships after impressing for their region at a national competition.

Ten boys and two girls aged 15-18 travelled to Buxton, Derbyshire on Saturday 16th June to represent the Gloucestershire and Somerset squad and will now step up a level at the next tournament in Wales Lladnridod Wells in 11 & 12 August.

Last weekend the Glos/Som ACF team took gold in the junior boys 560kg, junior boys 530kg, junior female 520kg and junior female 480kg categories to continue their season-long unbeaten run.

Running from March to September, the team boasts a 100 per cent record this campaign, competing in fortnightly national league campaigns across the country.