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