Sea Cadets make a splash at regional kayaking competition
team of Burnham-On-Sea cadets has won the first stages of a regional
kayaking and canoeing competition.
four cadets - AC Melanie Severe, AC Timon Massarella, OC Jonathan
Green and Cadet Rebekah Evans - competed against youngsters from
across Somerset and Dorset.
cadets successfully beat the competition, bringing home trophies
for each of the races they competed in.
Officer Lt Bob Silverthorne told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "I am
very proud of the cadets that took part, especially with the limited
space these cadets have available to train."
next stage, competing against cadets from around the South West,
will be a tough challenge, but one in which Burnham cadets will
take in their stride. Whatever the outcome, the cadets will do
the unit proud."
unit is based in Cassis Close, Burnham and is open for 10-12 year-olds
on Thursday evenings from 7-9pm and 12-18 year-olds on Monday
and Thursday evenings 7-9.30pm. For more details, call 01278 781028,
email firstname.lastname@example.org or drop in on a parade night.
Story compiled by Lauren Brooks