April 12th 2015

Cadets take clean sweep at County Championships

Northamptonshire Sea Cadets Armed Guard and Cadet George Gibbs proved hard work pays off taking home the winning trophies at the Eastern Area competition last month.

Winning a place at the National competition in April, the Northamptonshire cadets were up against guards from nine other districts, the Northampton guard kept their nerve and all the hard work training and hours spent sorting uniform and shining boots paid off.

The guard were led by Leading Cadet George Gibbs who also came away with the Best Guard Commander Trophy.

Petty Officer Sam Green said: “we have have a very talented and hard-working unit here in Northampton and I cannot wait to see how they all perform at Nationals in April.