Army Elite Sports News

Dirt Hub Moto News interview: Tom Ellwood

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Despite the interruption to sport this year, Tom Ellwood has still been able to be crowned the Armed Forces Champion, Fast Eddy Hawkstone Original Sprint Enduro Champion and the Witley…

Capt Kat Matthews wins Florida Ironman

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IRONMAN Florida, Panama City Beach – Saturday 7th November 2020 Captain Kat Matthews has added the Florida Ironman to her list of titles this weekend. Saturday's win saw her lead…

GB Bobsleigh Visit Aldershot

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This week British Bobsleigh & Skeleton Team Deen have been living and training with the Grenadier Guards in Aldershot. LSgt Lamin Deen is now fully focused on 2022 and taking…

Army Elite Athlete Briefing Day: 29th September 2020

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The event will take the form of two virtual briefs for those athletes selected for TASS 20/21.  Athletes selected for BAE/ASCB Scholarships will be able to access relevant content via…

Capt Matthews wins Ironman 70.3 Tallinn

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Capt Kat Matthews (nee Rye) raced in the first Ironman event since the pandemic struck at Ironman 70.3 Tallinn. There was also a small team of Army triathletes competing in…

Captain Kat Matthews wins National 100 Mile Cycling Time Trial

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Captain Kat Matthews, Army Physiotherapist and Traithlete has become a national champion after winning the National 100 Mile Cycling Time Trial - the first  race after many months. Richard Wyeth…

Army Shooting (Clay Target) Team Selection 2020/21

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Congratulations to all the personnel who have met the selection criteria for their specific disciplines!! On top of the team selection the British Army Shooting Team have also had four…

Athletes selected for TASS 2020

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TASS is an initiative that receives support and some funding from Sport England with the following mission: "A world-leading partnership between education and sport to help talented athletes in England…

Army Sport Scholarship Scheme 2020 Results

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Thank you for your nominations for the Army Sport Scholarship Scheme which represents Tier 3 of the Army Elite Athlete Programme. The Selection Board sat on Wednesday 1 July 2020;…

Next AESP ReM Board scheduled for October 2020

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The next AESP ReM Board will take place on 27th October 2020.  Attached is the AESP ReM Application Form (version 3 dated Nov 19) which should be used for all…

World Ranking for Army Boxers

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Men's: LCpl John Marvin PWRR has been ranked 11th in the World at Light Heavyweight. Women's: Army boxer and GB No1 at 57kg Gunner Karriss Artingstall from the Royal Artillery…

TASS Selection Board Applications

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The next Army Elite Sport Programme (AESP) TASS Selection Board will take place on 30 June 2020. All applications must be finalised no later than 29 May 2020. Results will…

Toby Newman features in Castle (RA) Magazine

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Toby Newman features in Castle (Royal Anglian) Magazine this month. Great article promoting the Army Elite Sport Programme, Infantry Squash, the Army Squash Academy, and the Gibraltar tour. Toby was…

Capt Katrina Matthews makes Ironman debut with 4th place finish

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Katrina Matthews made her Ironman debut last weekend with a 4th place finish at the Western Australia Ironman competition. Finishing in a time of 8:53:58 Kat is the second fastest…

The Army Elite Sport Programme (AESP) Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme (TASS) Selection Board Results

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The ASCB has great pleasure in announcing the list of athletes who have been selected for the 2019/20 AESP TASS Support Programme. TASS is an initiative that receives funding from…