From the 13 to 15 Oct 17, units from across the Army, the RAF, both Regular and Reserve, as well as foreign troops, took part in the Army Enduro Championships held in Bovington.
9 Regiment entered a team of six in a competitive field of 98 riders, which included a number of professional riders who compete at the highest levels of the sport. Following three days of hard fought riding, 9 RLC came away with a plethora of silverware.
SSgt Kalem Hicks won the overall event, taking the crown of “Army Enduro Champion” by one second. With help from LCpl Liam Philips, 9 RLC once again became the Army Enduro Team Champions.
LCpl Abi Childs won the Overall Female class and riding alongside LCpl Richard Penfold, helped win the Overall Novice team completion. LCpl Penfold also came second in the Novice class and won The RLC Novice competition.
It was an amazing weekend for 9 RLC Enduro riders and the wider Corps team, competing against a talented and multi cap badged field of riders.