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.