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Air Cadets from Sherwood Give it Their All at Wing Cross Country

Article posted: Mar 02, 2014 by Wing Media & Comm Officer

Air Cadets from Sherwood Give it Their All at Wing Cross Country

Recently 24 cadets form 2418 (Sherwood) Squadron competed in the Wing Cross Country Competition at RAF Wittering.

“We arrived bright and early (most anyway) at 8 o’clock ready for the drive to Wittering. On arrival we warmed up and got into our classes. First off were the junior boys with cadets James Hudon, Jack Domleo and Fraser Saunders, racing to the front.

Next off were the junior girls then senior boys with cadet Darron Scott making it into the Regional Cross Country team. Last but not least were the junior women and junior men to set off, Cadet Corporal Jamie Knighton also making it into the regional team.

The squadron got some great results with the Junior Boys Class securing 11th place overall, Senior Boys coming 2nd, and Junior Men coming 17th. Whilst the Junior Girls achieved 4th place and Junior Women 7th place. Overall the squadron came 6th place in the Wing. All the cadets put in 100% effort and the squadron were very proud of their results”, reported Cadet Corporal Jamie Knighton.