Following on from their success at the Inter-Squadron Athletics competition in May, three cadets from Hitchin were selected to be part of the Herts and Bucks Wing team against the five other Wings in Central and East Region.


Events are spread out during the day, split between track and field, with a representative from each Wing competing in each event. First place is awarded a place on the Central and East Region team for Inter-region athletics in two weeks’ time, with the second place cadet acting as a reserve.

A great day was had by all with Cadet Corporal Worsley gaining a Silver medal in his 400m race, and Cadet Norton gaining a Bronze medal in her Shotput class.

Flight Lieutenant Jones RAFVR(T), Officer Commanding Hitchin said, “It’s great to see cadets from the Squadron being selected to represent the Wing in their category. Well done to them!”