Wisbech cadets take part in cross country challenge

11:44 22 February 2013

Cadet John Goude and Corporal Josh Garner tackle the course

Cadet John Goude and Corporal Josh Garner tackle the course

Archant

FIVE cadets from 272 (Wisbech) Squadron took part in the annual inter-squadron cross country event.

The cadets competed against 29 other squadrons around a challenging 3km course set out in Hinchingbrooke Country Park.

They rose to the challenge and ploughed their way to the finish line despite a few falls and the inevitable mud bath.

Corporals Ross Chadney and Josh Garner ran alongside cadets John Goude, Ryan Newman and Benjamin Ayling.

Cpl Ross Chadney said: “It was a great course with plenty to look at as you ran around but take your eyes off the route in the woods for too long and you could end up in all sorts of mess.”

0 comments

More news stories

 Miss Cambridgeshire Amber Twell at the Wisbech rose fair. Picture: Steve Williams.

She’s our very own ‘jewel in the Fenland crown’ so where better for Miss Cambridgeshire to spend part of the day than at Wisbech Rose Fair.

09:33
Crews tackle a house fire in Chatteris. Picture: CAMBS POLICE.

Two house fires in less than 12 hours – one at Watlington near Kings Lynn and another at Chatteris- have left one woman dead.

Action from last year's Circuit of the Fens. Picture: Steve Williams.

This year’s Circuit of the Fens road race at Whittlesey has been cancelled after sponsors pulled out.

15:00
Morrisons

Supermarket workers will pedal the distance from London to Brighton later this month in aid of Sue Ryder.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Wisbech Standard e-edition today E-edition