joining

#1
hi first time posting long time reader, but here goes
i have been thinking for a long time now about joining,i would like to join infantry,there is one not far from me in herts but there is one thing am not sure of.
i will be 42 in aug so is this to old ?
i run regular play sports and have worked outside all my life but grew up with the army
old man was in 3RRF .
if age is ok will i be to old for tours in certain countries? if yes ,thats fine but would still like to join any info greatfuly recieved and thanks in advance
 
#3
that sounds great i thought i might have missed out
will get the ball rolling and hopefully will be in before 43
and 43 is the upper age with out previous?
and 1 other thing is there an age limit on tours within ta compared to regs
and thanks for your response so quickly
cheers
 
#4
43 is the upper age limit without any previous military experience. If you are fit enough and pass the medicals then no worries.

As for tours - the fact that you get into the TA basically means you are eligable for a tour. That's what they said to me anyway.

Good look mate
 
#5
:D cheers for that
thats what i needed to hear.
thanks for the speedy replies
cant wait to get started,we have a long history of armed service in our family inc navy and will be proud to keep it going
cheers lads
 

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