Chief of Army Challenge

The week following the 10th of July saw 2 cadets from 226 ACU (LCPL P. Comesky and SGT M. Pytka) representing NSW in the annual national Chief of Army Challenge at Puckapunyal. The team of 10 competed against other Australian states and international teams from the United Kingdom and New Zealand!

The competition sees the cadets marked on their proficiency in: - Physical stamina, - Cognitive resilience, - Mental agility to solve complex problems, - Accurate field navigation through difficult topography, - Safe handling and degrees of weapon readiness for the EF88 (F88) Austeyr and F89 Minimi, - Radio Telephony, - First Aid.