42 Grey & Simcoe Foresters Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps

Owen Sound


                                                                                                    

TEAMS & GROUPS

In addition to all the other events, 42 Army offers cadets the opportunity to participate in many teams and activities.  Cadets are encouraged to try as many teams as they like. Current information and updates on training dates for all the teams can be found on each team page and in the Corps Calendar.

Orienteering Team


Prerequisite: None

Cost: None

Tryouts: October

OIC: Capt. Linthorne

The orienteering is the sport of navigating over unfamiliar terrain with map and compass with the goal of completing the course in the shortest time.  


This team will be selected in September and will compete at the zone and regional levels.   


Marksmanship Team


Prerequisite: None

Cost: None

Tryouts: October

OIC: Capt. Linthorne

 

Tryouts for this team are in the fall of each year. Competition rules require that there be representation on the team from junior (14 and under) and senior cadets. There are 5 members per team plus 2 alternates. The team selected from 42 Army will compete at zone shoots throughout the year.


Biathlon Team

Prerequisite: None

Cost: None

Tryouts: October

OIC: Lt. Bell

This team will be selected in October and will begin a training program that includes shooting practice with the marksmanship team.  Training will also include running and cross country ski sessions during the winter.