Squadron Announcements - Week of January 24th, 2019

  1. FTX D’HIVER - FEB 01-03, 2019

    1. The squadron WINTER FTX will be taking place THIS WEEKEND Feb 01-03, 2019 at Golden Ears Provincial Park.

    2. Cadets will meet at the Seaforth Armoury for departures at 1530 on 01 Feb 19.

    3. All parents will be required to arrive at the Seaforth Armoury for pick-up at 1430 on 03 Feb 19.

    4. Further information, a permission slip and a packing list can be found here.

      1. ALL CADETS attending NEED to return the permission slip to Capt Blackstock this Thursday Jan 31st, 2019.

    5. Please direct any questions to 135rcacs@gmail.com or to senior cadets through the chain of command. Questions not answerable by senior cadets shall be directed to Capt Blackstock.


    1. 135 will be participating in a basketball tournament hosted by 609 Steveston RCACS! The tournament will take place on Saturday March 2nd, 2019 from 0800 - 1700 at Steveston-London Secondary School (6600 Williams Road, Richmond BC)

    2. Those who are interested in participating should speak to CV Deng and sign up here.

  3. SUN RUN TEAM - APRIL 14TH, 2019

    1. 135 will be putting together a squadron team of cadets who are interested in participating in the 2019 Vancouver Sun Run, taking place on April 14th, 2019.

    2. The Sun Run is an annual 10km run around the City of Vancouver and is once of the largest 10km runs in North America! This is a great opportunity to improve your physical fitness and to build teamwork!

    3. Cadets may sign up here.


    1. The Squadron Marksmanship team should take note of the following dates:

      1. The Zone Marksmanship competition will be February 23rd, 2019.

      2. The Provincial Marksmanship competition will be on April 5-7th, 2019.

    2. If there are any questions, please contact Capt Blackstock or email 135rcacs@gmail.com


    1. 135 will be participating in the 2019 Lower Mainland Band Competition with a joint band with sea cadets from HMCS Discovery.

    2. If you were NOT in the band, but play an instrument and would like to participate in the 2019 band competition, please email Lt(N) Wisla (michael.a.wisla@gmail.com) and inform him of your interest, as well as what instrument you play.

    3. All cadets are encouraged to participate, no matter what your fitness level or running experience!


    1. The squadron will be starting the Duke of Edinburgh’s awards program! This is a great opportunity for our cadets to challenge and develop themselves.

    2. If you are interested in particpating, please email 135ssc@gmail.com and/or see Capt Smith or Sgt Marfatia.

    3. More information about the Duke of Edinburgh program can be found here.


    1. ALL CADETS, returning or new, are required to pay the Squadron Assessment Fee. Those who have not WILL NOT be allowed to participate in any squadron extra-curricular activities.

    2. Any payments, questions or concerns can be directed to 135sscchair@gmail.com