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Marathon

Marathon Vehicle Pull

And so it came to pass – midnight, 43 people, 1 Land Rover, 1 airfield and 26 miles 385 yards of tarmac and the RAF Wyton Marathon Vehicle Push 2013 was on! Pheidippides* would not believe how his memory was […]

SPORTS ROUNDUP

Rugby  7’s Tournament On 26 Apr 13, MoD Chicksands hosted the Sharron Elliott Rugby 7’s tournament, which is an annual competition in memory of SSgt Sharron Elliott, who was fatally wounded on operation in Afghanistan.  This is primarily a Military Intelligence […]

SADDLE UP! …WITH RAF WYTON SADDLE CLUB

AP3149 (Sport and Recreation in the Royal Air Force), Section 3, Chapter 9 – “…the healthy sport of equitation enhances courage, determination, initiative and mental alertness…” The RAF Wyton and Brampton Camp Saddle Club was resurrected in 2011 with the […]

IS HOCKEY THE SPORT FOR YOU?

Want to be part of a sports club that isn’t football??? Why not give hockey a go!  We’re way cooler than football and you won’t get quite so broken like in rugby…probably. If you’re reading this article thinking “I’d like […]

RUGBY FOR ALL

RAF Wyton has always had a good relationship with St Ives Rugby Football Club (SIRFC) and the club’s first ever fixture, as a club, was against a Wyton XV.  From that first game, an annual before and after season fixture […]

Sports Roundup

Annual Sportsman’s Dinner & Awards The WOs’ & SNCOs’ Mess played host to the 2012 Sportsman’s Dinner.  Attended by over a hundred personnel from across a variety of sports, the aim of the evening was to celebrate the many achievements […]

RAF Sailing Club (Grafham Water) – Level 2 (Learn to Sail) RYA Course

The RAFSC(GW) recently conducted the club’s first Level 2 RYA (Learn to Sail) Course of the year, at Grafham Water, over the period 14 -18 May. The course was blessed with a mixture of weather over the 5 days, mostly […]

WE WENT RED DID YOU?

On Friday, 24 February 2012, personnel at RAF Wyton took part in ëGo Redí day, the final event in the Red for Heart campaign run by the British Heart Foundation (BHF) throughout February 2012. The RAF Wyton ‘Go Red’ day […]

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