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Sport and Adventurous Training

Whatever sporting interests you have you can be sure The RLC can offer you the opportunity to get involved - for fun, in competition, or as part of your ongoing training.

You have to be fit to join us and we invest in our sports men and women at all levels from novice to Olympic athletes.

In addition if you want to train as a sports specialist and become an RLC physical training instructor we will support you through the process with pay, training and opportunity to be best you can be.

With over 16,000 men and women in the Corps, we've got plenty of people who are interested in everything from athletics to yachting.

RLC skiing team in action

Paid to play sport

As a soldier you will be paid to play sport as part of your daily routine. 

You'll have the opportunity to travel all over the world to represent the RLC, the Army and perhaps even your country.

As an officer as well as playing sport, you'll be leading, organising and managing large sports events, ongoing training, and sporting competitions.

RLC netball players

Learn new skills

Whether it's kayaking, climbing, mountain walking, mountain biking, sailing, skiing, parachuting, windsurfing, and scuba diving - in the RLC there is something for everyone.

In the RLC you'll have plenty of opportunities to get involved and gain extra adventurous training qualifications.

If you really get on well, and enjoy this aspect of the job, you can even become an adventurous training instructor.

white water rafting in Canada

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