Hockey

Discussion in 'Sports, Adventure Training and Events' started by snowball, Jul 6, 2007.

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  1. Considering joining the army and am a mad keen hockey player.anyone got an info about hockey teams in the army?cheers
     
  2. oldbaldy

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  3. Regimental team - Corps Team - Army team - Combined Services team.

    Plus, if you are posted to the right place, you can play club hockey also. I did.
     
  4. does the RAMC have one?
     
  5. AMS - Army Medical Services is the Corps team.
     
  6. Thanks for the info
     
  7. It really depends on which Corps you join! Once you have completed your basic training, you will then go to one of the phase 2 training schools. If you join the REME, then this will either be SEME Bordon or SEAE Arborfield. SEME has an average team, but SEAE has a strong team.

    Most years they win their local league, the Craftsmans cup, the 4 Divison cup and do well in the Army cup.

    That being said, you cannot join a Corps purely because they have a strong hockey team, but the REME will give you a vocation that you can use when you get out, as well as a faster promotion rate than most other Corps.