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Birthday Girl Pippa’s Three in a Row

Article posted: Oct 25, 2011 by Flt Lt Waplington

Cadet Corporal Pippa Ball of 1084 (Market Harborough) Squadron celebrated her 17th birthday by being awarded the South & East Midland Wing’s Sportswoman of the Year Trophy for the third year in succession.

An all-round sportswoman, Pippa has represented the Wing in Cross Country, Hockey, Netball and athletics going on to represent Central & East Region in Cross Country, Hockey and Athletics. Pippa has also represented the Corps at Hockey.

Flight Lieutenant Val Smith, her Commanding Officer said “her name will go down for all events, and she will do her best in everything she puts her mind too. Not only is she an active sports player on the squadron, she is also a member of the squadron band”.

During the recently held Wing Swimming Championships, Pippa broke the Senior Girls Breast Stroke Record.

Flt Lt Munns
WMCO