RLC

Articles in Sports

9 Regt are the new Army Rugby Champions

9 Regt wins Army Rugby Championship

9 Regiment’s rugby team triumphed at the Army Cup yesterday to take the title of Army Champion. The team of newcomers beat seasoned finalists the Royal Welsh by 16-15 during a game of two halves that went down to the wire. Congratulations 9 Regt!

See More

27 Regiment’s LCpl Chez Nihell won his professional debut at London's O2 Arena, pictured with his wife Cpl Alanna Nihell

27 Regt boxing team packs a punch

27 Regiment LCpl Chez Nihell made his professional debut at London’s O2 Arena on Saturday 23 Feb 2019 winning 39-37 on points against opponent Kent Kauppinen (2-8). The Army Sportsman of the Year 2018 fought his way to victory over his opponent during four three-minute rounds at the cruiserweight limit […]

See More

Off to a flying start in winter sports

1 Regiment Alpine Ski Team is off to a flying start in Serre Chevalier competing at Ex SPARTAN HIKE. So far, the team has given a confident performance in the Individual Giant Slalom. Lt Lewis-Taylor led the way with a fourth place finish. Pte White, Pte Squires (both 12 Sqn) and […]

See More

Valleys Xtreme Enduro 2019 Photo: 9 Reg/Facebook

RLC Enduro season off to a flying start

The 2019 RLC Motorcycle Enduro team got off to a flying start in early January at the Valleys Xtreme Enduro event in Glyn Neath Wales. The team got off to strong start at the event but there was an exceptional start to the season from LCpl Abi Childs, who was the […]

See More

SSgt Dean Boys receiving the RLC Squash Open Champion trophy

RLC Squash Championships 2018

This year’s RLC Squash Championships were held at the slightly earlier date of 30 Oct to 1 Nov 18 at Winchester Racquets and Fitness Club. Despite competition entries being slightly down this year due to Corps commitments, three full days and over 200 matches of squash were enjoyed by all […]

See More

Ladies RLC Road Cycling

The Ladies RLC Road Cycling team are ending 2018 on a high note. On Weds 26 Sep the team took home the Williams Cup at Bovington Camp, a new two-stage inter-corps team time trial and road race. Congratulations to The RLC team of Capt Sue Chittock, Capt Michelle Debono-Evans, Lt […]

See More

LCpl Holly Hall, has qualified for the British Showjumping National Amateur Finals

RLC rider makes showjumping finals

Army Team rider and RLC reservist, LCpl Holly Hall, has qualified for the British Showjumping National Amateur Finals (13 – 18 Nov) at the Aintree Equestrian Centre. Over the last two years Army Equestrian has established a development pathway offering team riders top level coaching and opportunities. In combination with […]

See More

RLC Orienteering success 

Congratulations to Maj Richard Barrett who won the M45 British Orienteering Sprint title at Bath University. The medal was presented by Olympic Gold Medallist Amy Williams (Skeleton). Richard won his qualifying heat with ease in the morning but the afternoon final was a much closer affair, with just a four […]

See More

Rugby for Heroes charity cycle ride

It was a great honour to be asked to plan and lead the route for the Rugby for Heroes charity cycle ride which this year raised £12000, writes WO1 Shaun Broom This year’s event began on 29 Aug 2018 and took in 300 miles over three days from Calais to Laon, […]

See More

152 Five-a-side football

On 12 Aug 2018 152 (North Irish) Regiment completed a clean sweep at the Army Reserve National Football Six-a-Side Football Championships. 152 Regt won both the male and female crowns held at Grantham over the weekend of 11 to 12 Aug. The Deputy Commander Field Army and joint head of […]

See More