Dress: Appropriate sports attire for the weather (layers), an extra pair of socks and footwear, a toque and gloves.
Lunch, snacks, and a water bottle.
Cadets must be in possession of their Health Card at all times during practices or competitions
Parents are responsible for transportation.
Carpooling is encouraged.
Meals: None provided
Note: Parents who wish to stay for the day are welcome, but should know that when on the range, no talking to your Cadet is allowed, including cheering or words of encouragement, while they are shooting.
Skiing and tubing at Edelweiss
Participant(s): 40 cadets + 5 staffs
OPI: Capt Tanguay
Date: Sat, 1 Feb 20
Depart Embrun Arena: 0745 hrs
Arrive at Edelweiss: 0900 hrs
Start skiing/tubing: 1000 hrs
Last run: 1530 hrs
Depart Edelweiss: 1600
Arrive Embrun Arena: 1800 hrs
Location: 538 Ch Edelweiss, Wakefield, QC J0X 3G0
Dress: Appropriate attire for the weather (layers), an extra pair of socks and footwear, a toque and gloves.
Bring ski equipment.
Transportation: Bus from Embrun Arena, 6 Blais Street to Wakefield,
Notes: Will offer the option of tubing/Skiing/snowboarding. Only those with ski or snowboarding experience will be permitted to do so. No lesson provided.
Regional Winter FTX
Participant(s): Interested Cadets (Level 3+, up to 15)
OPI: OCdt Rozon
Escort: CI Willis, Mrs Walsh
Date: 7-9 Feb, 2020
Depart Embrun Arena: 1745 hrs
Return Embrun Arena: 1530 hrs
Transportation: Bus from Embrun Arena, 6 Blais Street to Tucker Lake in Low, Quebec
LOANED TO EACH CADET:
Military sleeping bag, bag liner and air mattress.
Extra Parkas, winter boots and mittens will be available for emergency use.
FORBIDDEN ARTICLES :
Matches, Lighters, cigarettes, drugs, alcohol, electronic devices, food or knife with a blade longer than 4 inches.
Meals: Provided, mix of MREs and fresh meals. Please eat supper on Friday before getting on the bus.
Material: PERSONAL MATERIAL LIST
Winter Boots 1 pair
Running shoes (for indoor) 1 pair
Wool socks (cadet socks or equivalent) 4 pairs
Warm pants (wool or merino) 2 pairs
Warm sweater 3
Mittens or warm gloves 2 pairs
Tuque ( a dry one to sleep with) 2
Scarf or neck warmer 2
Winter coat 1
Winter pants 1
Long sleeved undershirt and underpants 1 kit
Snow shovel 1
Toothbrush and toothpaste 1 kit
Medication (if needed) 1
Plastic mess kit (plate, bowl, utensils) 1
Plastic Cup or travel mug 1
Water Bottle 1
Lip balm 1
Sleeping bag (military sleeping bag will be supplied as 2nd layer) 1
Light blanket (fleece or polar)
Notes: This activity will be offered only to Cadets level 3 and up. This activity will aim at training Cadets in a winter survival situation and deliver the complementary winter exercise program. It will also be a great opportunity to get to know other units of the Ottawa Valley.
Staff Cadet Applications
Participant(s): All cadets who wish to apply for staff cadet positions at CTCs.
OPI: Lt Willis
Deadline: Tue, 18 Feb 20
Eligibility: Interested cadets must be 16 years of age by 01 Jan 20 and have completed Level 4 training by the end of the 2019-2020 training year.
This cadet squadron conducts its activities in English only. Limited service in French is available. You will find general information on the Cadet Program in both official languages on the national cadet site. // Cet escadron de cadets dirige ses activités en anglais seulement. Des services limités en français sont disponibles. Vous trouverez des renseignements généraux à propos du programme des cadets dans les deux langues officielles sur le site national des cadets.