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ORT – Budapest to Bamako Rally

In Off Road Team by RNRMMSA

PO Mike Sawdon and his step father Peter Lambert  have just completed the Budapest to Bamako Rally 31st January to 26th February 2020, the world’s toughest non-professional amateur rally. Out of the 350 vehicles which took part he took 19th place in the competition category in my 1994 200tdi 90 Defender “Tonka”. So…The rally started in Budapest. We then had a …

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ET – ARMY Champs 2019

In Enduro Team by Bill Callister

In October the Royal Navy Royal Marines Enduro Team (RNRMET) braved the autumn weather and travelled to Surrey to take part in the annual Army Off-Road Motorcycle Championships. This year the champs were run as a 2-day event over a weekend, the Saturday included Trials and “Hare and Hound” elements and then the Sunday would be a time card Enduro. …

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ORT – Mudmaster 2019

In Off Road Team by RNRMMSA

It’s that time of year again, the temperature drops, the nights are drawing in, and Mudmaster is upon us. Hosted by 221 squadron Scottish Transport Regiment RLC and normally held as the final event of the year, taking part across the spectacular Scottish countryside in a range of vehicles, from series Land Rovers to SV Man 6 Tonne trucks the …

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ORT – Autumn Leaves

In Off Road Team by RNRMMSA

Autumn leaves is one of the most challenging events in the season. It takes us up to Larkhill using sailsbury plain for the night event. Up against the elements of night time and being tired does not always help. Lest year we had rain and fog so a bit pleasing that it’s dry this time. But that means having loads …

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Karting: 2019 Winners

In Karting Team by Jean-Luke Laister

Congratulations to the winners of the 2019 Royal Navy and Royal Marines Championships! 1st – SLt Jean-Luke Laister2nd – Lt Martin Theodorou3rd – POAET Craig Beesley 1st Royal Navy – SLt Jean-Luke Laister1st Royal Marine – L/CPL Jase Probert1st Novice – SLt Will Wright

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Karting: R6 Race Report

In Karting Team by Jean-Luke Laister

2019 Inter-Service Karting ChampionshipsRound 6: Llandow Kart Track, South Wales Results:1st – Kart 45: SLt Jean-Luke Laister & Lt Martin Theodorou5th (EXC) – Kart 46: POAET Craig Beesley & LACMN Liam Waterhouse8th – Kart 47: Sam Cresswell & Matt Chambers14th – Kart 49: SLt Will Wright & Max Laister16th – Kart 48: PLAET Andy Grant & Aaron Laister17th – Kart …

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ORT – LRO Show

In Off Road Team by RNRMMSA

For the ever growing Off Road Team, Christmas comes twice a year. Once when jolly old St Nick does a spot of breaking and entering; the second every September, when they all go on a jolly boys outing to Peterborough for the annual Land Rover Owner (LRO) Show. This year’s pilgrimage began at lunchtime on Friday 13th. What could possibly …

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CRT – Donington – Sep 19

In Car Racing Team by RNRMMSA

Rounds 5 and 6 of the Armed Forces Race Challenge took place at the famous Donington Park circuit in Leicestershire. A track known for tricky elevation changes, fast sweeping curves and Ayrton Senna’s monstrous first lap charge in the 1993 European Grand Prix. However, this would be a somewhat different event than that of a Grand Prix for the Car Racing …

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RNRMET – Dawn to Dusk Enduro 2019

In Enduro Team by Bill Callister

Walters Arena  South Wales 24-25 Aug 19 At the beginning of the season and on the back of the success at last years’ event, the gauntlet was laid and the challenge was set! All riders in the team will enter the “Solo” 24 hr Marathon class at the 2019 Dawn to Dusk Enduro (D2D).  As the season went by, the riders …

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Karting: R4 Race Report

In Karting Team by Jean-Luke Laister

2019 Inter-Service Karting ChampionshipsRound 4: Crail Kart Track, Scotland Results:7th – Kart 47: Sam Cresswell & Matt Chambers12th – Kart 46: Craig Beesley & Will Wright14th – Kart 45: Jean-Luke Laister & Martin Theodorou15th – Kart 48: Jase Probert, Scott Clements and Josh Wilson Round 4 of the 2019 Inter-Service Karting Championships was held at Crail Kart Track in Scotland, …