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Navy's own jet-sets for triathlon holy grail

Published on by Ms Claudia Harrison (author), Unknown (photographer)

LEUT Natalie Davies after successfully completing the ITU World Triathlon Championship course in Chicago in personal best time. (photo: Unknown)

LEUT Natalie Davies after successfully completing the ITU World Triathlon Championship course in Chicago in personal best time.

One of Navy's aviators has flown through a previous personal best to finish 18th in her age group at the ITU World Triathlon Championships in Chicago.

Europe comes to Stirling

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Michael Wheeler (author), ABIS Chris Beerens (photographer)

Lieutenant Tom Williams looks for passing options during HMAS Stirling's Monthly Sporting Event 'European handball'. (photo: ABIS Chris Beerens)

Lieutenant Tom Williams looks for passing options during HMAS Stirling's Monthly Sporting Event 'European handball'.

On the hottest September day for 30 years HMAS Stirling hosted a game more associated with the cooling climes of Northern Europe.

Navy blitzes in the snow

Published on by LSIS Jayson Tufrey (author and photographer)

Royal Australian Navy sailor Able Seaman Marine Technician Julien Jais competes in the Ski Slalom event at the National and International Interservices Alpine Snow-sports Championships at Blue Cow ski resort, NSW. (photo: LSIS Jayson Tufrey)

Royal Australian Navy sailor Able Seaman Marine Technician Julien Jais competes in the Ski Slalom event at the National and International Interservices Alpine Snow-sports Championships at Blue Cow ski resort, NSW.

Navy’s women snowboarders led the way with a close to perfect performance at the interservice snowsports championships to help Navy take out the competition against a hungry Army side, and determined Air Force side who were defending their title.

Cerberus rugby in title chance

Published on by CPL Aaron Curran (author), LSIS Dove Smithett (photographer)

Seaman Star Nelson Gibuma of the HMAS Cerberus Rugby Union Team runs with the ball against Bendigo in the Second Division B Grand Final match held at Box Hill, Victoria. (photo: LSIS Dove Smithett)

Seaman Star Nelson Gibuma of the HMAS Cerberus Rugby Union Team runs with the ball against Bendigo in the Second Division B Grand Final match held at Box Hill, Victoria.

HMAS Cerberus’ rugby team came tantalisingly close to stamping their mark on Victorian rugby after making it to the Victorian Rugby Union Division 2B grand final on 15 August in Box Hill.

Kuttabul anchors the win

Published on by CPL Mark Doran (author), ABIS Chantell Brown (photographer)

Petty Officer Mark Honey and Chief Petty Officer Michael Mackenzie from HMAS Kuttabul prepare to block a shot from HMAS Albatross at the annual Red Anchor volleyball competition.


 (photo: ABIS Chantell Brown)

Petty Officer Mark Honey and Chief Petty Officer Michael Mackenzie from HMAS Kuttabul prepare to block a shot from HMAS Albatross at the annual Red Anchor volleyball competition.

HMAS Kuttabul dominated the annual Red Anchor volleyball competition in Sydney in mid August.

Getting Physical with AFL 9s at Cerberus

This article has photo gallery Published on by LSIS Dove Smithett (author), LSIS Dove Smithett (photographer)

Petty Officer Andrew Corbett passes the ball during The Australian Defence Force Physical Training School's AFL 9's Competition held at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria. (photo: LSIS Dove Smithett)

Petty Officer Andrew Corbett passes the ball during The Australian Defence Force Physical Training School's AFL 9's Competition held at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria.

In late August, the Australian Defence Force Physical Training School held an AFL 9s competition at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria, as part achieving a component of the Physical Trainers' Course. 

 

Conquering the mental marathon

This article has photo gallery Published on by LSIS Lee-Anne Mack (author), LSIS Lee-Anne Mack (photographer)

HMAS Stirling members and their families after completing the 41st annual Chevron City to Surf for Activ Race, in Perth. (photo: LSIS Lee-Anne Mack)

HMAS Stirling members and their families after completing the 41st annual Chevron City to Surf for Activ Race, in Perth.

On Sunday 30 August, 33 members from HMAS Stirling took part in the 41st annual Chevron City to Surf for Activ Race in Perth, Western Australia.

 

Sailors carve up the surf in the West

This article has photo gallery Published on by ABIS Chris Beerens (author), ABIS Chris Beerens (photographer)

Able Seaman Marine Technician Rhys Salis carves into the wave during the Shortboard stage of the Navy Surf riders Association - West competition held at Avalon Beach, Mandurah, Western Australia. (photo: ABIS Chris Beerens)

Able Seaman Marine Technician Rhys Salis carves into the wave during the Shortboard stage of the Navy Surf riders Association - West competition held at Avalon Beach, Mandurah, Western Australia.

With heavy rains and average surf conditions, the members of the Navy Surf Riders Association - West chapter put on their 'wetties' for the monthly Surf Riders competition held on Friday 28 August at Avalon Beach, Mandurah, Western Australia.

Navy women take to the slopes

This article has photo gallery Published on by LCDR Kate Miller (author)

Ladies Development Camp members hone their skills in skiing for preperation for the Navy Alpine Snow Sports championships. (photo: Unknown)

Ladies Development Camp members hone their skills in skiing for preperation for the Navy Alpine Snow Sports championships.

It was powder on the face of a different kind for 45 naval officers and sailors at the recent Navy Alpine Snowsports Ladies' Development Weekend at Perisher on 25-26 July.

Falintil Day celebrated with close neighbour

This article has photo gallery Published on by LEUT Jessica O'Brien (author), LEUT Jessica O'Brien (photographer)

Members of the F-FDTL march at Taci Tolu (Three Seas) for the 40th anniversary of FALANTIL Day. (photo: Leut Jessica O'Brien)

Members of the F-FDTL march at Taci Tolu (Three Seas) for the 40th anniversary of FALANTIL Day.

HMAS Huon has made her second visit in 12 months to close neighbour, East Timor, continuing to strengthen the relationship between the Australian Defence Force and the Timor-Leste Defence Force.