Tag: Bermuda Regiment Recruit Camp

‘Golden Generation’ Complete 50th Recruit Camp

‘Golden Generation’ Complete 50th Recruit Camp

The Bermuda Regiment’s “golden generation” finished their two weeks in Recruit Camp at the weekend, with friends and families applauding as the 50th anniversary recruits showed off some of the skills they have learned during their basic training. Volunteer soldier Private LeeAnn Tucker was stunned when she was awarded the trophy for top recruit. The... Read more of this article

Regiment Recruits Hit Halfway Mark In Training

Regiment Recruits Hit Halfway Mark In Training

The Bermuda Regiment’s newest recruits yesterday [Jan 18]  enjoyed a day off at home – after a grueling five mile run on Saturday. The recruits took part in a drill competition on Saturday morning, followed by a five mile road race before a well-earned break. The recruits also watched a fieldcraft demonstration on South Shore put on by their instructors... Read more of this article

New Regiment Recruits Settle Into Training

New Regiment Recruits Settle Into Training

Bermuda Regiment soldiers participating in this year’s Recruit Camp prepared for their first time on the shooting range yesterday [ Jan 16] , with the rookie soldiers sitting their weapons test – designed to ensure they handle Regiment rifles safely. Volunteer Private Shaundray Gilbert said: “I’m looking forward to getting out on the... Read more of this article

Video: 115 New Soldiers Start Recruit Camp

Video: 115 New Soldiers Start Recruit Camp

A total of 115 new soldiers started the Bermuda Regiment Recruit Camp today [Jan 11], with the Regiment saying the 60-plus volunteers was a new record for the Regiment, and that almost two-thirds of the volunteers were women. Conscript Andre Lambe, a keen boxer, said he was fighting fit after two weeks at a boxing training camp in Florida. Private Lambe,... Read more of this article

Photos: 2015 Bermuda Regiment Camp Begins

Photos: 2015 Bermuda Regiment Camp Begins

[Updated] The 2015 Bermuda Regiment Recruit Camp got underway this morning [Jan 11], with young men and women waiting outside the gates of Warwick Camp for the 8.00am start. The start of the annual Recruit Camp tends to attract spectators each year, and this year was no different, with friends and family gathering to watch this morning’s proceedings. Over... Read more of this article

Videos: 2014 Regiment Passing Out Parade

Videos: 2014 Regiment Passing Out Parade

Family and friends gathered at Warwick Camp on Saturday [Jan 25] to witness more than 100 new Bermuda Regiment soldiers take part in the end of recruit camp passing out parade. Platoon commanders led their respective groups through the inter-platoon drill competition and after judging was completed, Governor George Fergusson handed out awards to the... Read more of this article

Photos: 2014 Regiment Passing Out Parade

Photos: 2014 Regiment Passing Out Parade

More than 100 new Bermuda Regiment soldiers marched out of the gates of Warwick Camp today [Jan 25] after taking part in the end of recruit camp passing out parade in front of gathered family and friends. The passing out parade was attended by Governor George Fergusson, Premier Craig Cannonier, Deputy Premier Michael Dunkley, US Consul General Robert... Read more of this article

Minister Dunkley Visits Regiment Recruit Camp

Minister Dunkley Visits Regiment Recruit Camp

Minister of National Security Michael Dunkley today [Jan 13] visited Warwick Camp where the 2014 Recruit Camp is underway. The Minister was met and escorted by Lt. Col. Michael E. Foster-Brown and Major Larenzo Ratteray, C Company commander, who is in overall command of this year’s Camp.Minister Dunkley said, “After just a day of training, the... Read more of this article

Videos: Recruits Settle In At Regiment Camp

Videos: Recruits Settle In At Regiment Camp

The Bermuda Regiment’s 2014 Recruit Camp kicked off this morning [Jan 12] with over one hundred young men and women waiting outside the gates of Warwick Camp to begin their two week training. A total of 130 new recruits joined the Bermuda Regiment and the latest intake of soldiers had the highest-ever number of volunteers – a total of 40, half... Read more of this article

Photos: Regiment Recruit Camp Gets Underway

Photos: Regiment Recruit Camp Gets Underway

[Updated with photos] This morning [Jan 12] the Bermuda Regiment’s 2014 Recruit Camp kicked off with 130 young men and women waiting outside the gates of Warwick Camp to begin their two week training. Over the next two weeks the recruits will rise early each morning for training including; physical training, drill, weapon, field craft lessons and... Read more of this article


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