Shooting success in DOSC for 2 RGR

The 2 RGR shooting team has had tremendous success at the 3(UK) Divisional Operational Shooting Competition (DOSC) last week.

The Gurkhas from Shorncliffe came away from the Bulford ranges with a number of trophies despite fierce competition from 50 teams from across 3 Div.

There were total of 11 matches including individual and team shoots.  The following matches were won by 2 RGR, who were ably led by Sgt Naresh Gurung, Sgt Sanjib Rai and Sgt Jastaraj Rai:

Individual Winner

  • Sgt Sanjib Rai (Overall 3Div Champion) Sp Coy
  • Rfn Shusil Rai (Rupel Cup) B Coy
  • Rfn Deepak Gurung (Moving Target) A Coy

Team Winner

  • Overall and team overall team Combat Arms Winner for 3 Div OSC 2014.
  • Match 24 (Fire team combat snap shooting) Winner and Runner up 2 RGR
  • Match 22 (Fire team close combat) Runner up 2 RGR
  • Match 26 (Fire team falling plate) Runner up 2 RGR
  • Match 51 (Advance fleeting encounter match) Winner 2 RGR
  • Match 43 (Defence match) Winner 2 RGR
  • Unknown match (Moving targets in 200 metres shoot) Runner up 2 RGR