supporting our regimental family and their success. the commanding officer 7 rifles lieutenant colonel james gayner mbe, presented a rifles coin to cadet colour serjeant jessie westall of bradfield college ccf, in recognition of her outstanding achievement as a member of her affiliated regiment. #serfca #cadets #ccf
quick shot of what will be on display today. join g coy, 7 rifles as it takes you back through it' proud and extensive regimental history, including the famous 95th! machine guns, live re-enactment and the famed rifleman harris from tv series sharpe will be with us. get down to the lord mayors show today!
the commanding officer of 7 rifles, lt col james gayner, briefs his riflemen at the start of exercise iverna venture, which started today. 🎿 ⛷ 🎿 “you will enjoy this week,” said the colonel, “but this is not a ski holiday; this is adventurous training, and you will constantly challenge yourself. it’s not cruising on blue runs, it’s progressing towards ski touring, and developing that expeditionary mindset. “you should push the limits of your ability, move out of your comfort zone, and develop your courage - all of which is integral to our role as infantry soldiers.” 🏔🏔🏔 adventurous training (at) is a key part of army reserve life. during our upcoming deployment to cyprus on op tosca, we will be doing mountain biking, scuba diving, rock climbing, abseiling, kayaking and hiking. every january we run ”iverna venture”, a one-week ski-touring exercise in france. adventurous training opportunities are available to all our riflemen. get in touch now to become a part of it. 🚲 🛶 🤿 #ski #skiing #rifles #swiftandbold #at #adventuroustraining
7 rifles getting festive! our rifleman in our hq coy and c coy in berkshire will be taking some time out with friends and family next week to celebrate some festivities ahead of their upcoming operational deployments. come and join them at our service and the excellent ensemble put on by our very own band and bugles!