Category Archives: 203 Troop

203 Troop Week 26 & 27

203 Troop Diary – Week 26/27 Week 26 kicked off on Monday with an arduous 6 mile speed march, which marked the beginning of our Commando Phase. During which we had 1 recruit fail the test, the remainder of us … Continue reading

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203 Troop Week 4

Week 4: Coming back after leave it was difficult for a lot of us to get back in to the routine of being in training. Having been away for two weeks it was back reality Monday morning very quickly. A … Continue reading

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203 Troop Week 24 & 25

Upon returning from long weekend leave we were back on camp for a week. We were introduced to the 6mile speed march route which we would have to complete to earn the famous cap comforter. The route included some cheeky … Continue reading

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203 Troop Week 20-23

Royal Marine Recruit Training – Week 20 Monday, the usual slow start to everyone’s week after they’ve normally enjoyed the weekend off. Not for us, we had worked all weekend and the summer holidays were in our sight, so fatigued … Continue reading

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203 Troop Week 19

After an intense week in the field following exercise second empire, all of 203 Troop were looking forward to a week on camp. Unfortunately for the members of 203 Troop, week nineteen is affectionately known as crash week. A week … Continue reading

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203 Troop Week 17 & 18

To start off the week we had our final signals lesson as well as our signals test where were given radios in syndicates and had to prove we could use them correctly by completing different tasks around the camp. Things … Continue reading

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203 Troop Week 5 -16

We started the week with a refreshing four mile run on Monday morning around the local lanes, helping us regain focus after the weekend and prepare ourselves for the week ahead. After the run, we prepared to deploy on Exercise … Continue reading

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