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Marathon Des Sables

‘The Toughest Footrace on Earth ’ A 156 mile race across the Sahara desert in temperatures of over 50° C, whilst carrying everything on your back except the water that you will need to survive during 4 marathons plus a […]

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C4I Force Development: Exercise MEN IN TIGHTS

Back in late Spring there was a bright blue sky for the first time in weeks and only the slightest hint of a breeze; maybe the mountain bike gods were looking down on us favourably and had decided to give […]

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RAF SKELETON NOVICE CAMP

I’M GOING TO START THIS ARTICLE A LITTLE DIFFERENTLY THAN THE NORM AND INSTEAD ASK YOU TO DIVE INTO YOUR MEMORIES AND RECALL SOME OF THE MOST EXCITING MOMENTS OF YOUR LIFE. NOW TRY TO RELIVE IT AND REMIND YOURSELF […]

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RAF SKI CHAMPS

IN JANUARY, TWENTY ONE PERSONNEL FROM RAF CONINGSBY HEADED OFF TO THE WINTERY, SNOWY SLOPES OF SAALBACH-HINTERGLEM, AUSTRIA, TO PARTICIPATE IN THE ANNUAL RAF SKI CHAMPS; AT LEAST THAT WAS THE PLAN! Instead of seeing snow we were faced with […]

CONINGSBY RECLAIM GOLFING SPOILS

Over the past 3 years the Air Traffic Golf Championships have seen the Coningsby controllers take a firm grip on several of the top individual and team prizes. This year’s event, hosted by RAF Leuchars on 22 May at the […]

THE RAF CONINGSBY TRIATHLON CLUB

The RAF Coningsby Triathlon Club has gone from strength to strength this year with a rise in membership and some fabulous results in races. Matt Hill competed in the Emergency Services Sprint Triathlon at The National Water Sports Centre in […]

ITS ALL DOWNHILL!

The RAF Downhill Mountain Bike team recently attended a training camp at Antur Stiniog in Wales. The week long event enabled 16 riders to receive expert coaching from professional Elite rider Neil Donoghue.  Three riders attended from RAF Coningsby; SAC […]

RAF CONINGSBY TRIATHLON CLUB

5 personnel from RAF Coningsby travelled down to Brize Norton on Wednesday 8th May to attend the first in the RAF Tri a Tri Series. It was an early start and the weather was not looking favourable for the event […]

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