Founder & Organiser of Great Scottish Events
Terry during his twelve years’ service as a Royal Navy Physical Training Instructor Terry spent his time on various ships and shore bases. From destroyers to aircraft carriers his job was to encourage the crew to participate in sports and keep fit. He also spent some time at HMS Raleigh, the Royal Naval new entry base in Cornwall getting new recruits fit for service in the Royal Navy.
Terry also participated in the world famous Royal Navy Field Gun Competition at the Royal Tournament Earls Court London. Described as the toughest sport in the world .Terry had the honour of running twice for the Portsmouth Field Gun ‘A’ Crew.
Sadly 1999 was the last time the Royal Tournament was held due to defence cuts.
YouTube has many videos of this exciting competition.