SuT Siobhan Spiers

Soldier under Training (SUT) Siobhan Spiers underwent Phase 1 Training at the Army Training Centre, Pirbright. She blogged about her experiences and you can read them here.

 

  • Finally leaving Pirbright 13 April, 2011 - This is the final blog of Phase 1 training from Soldier under Training (SuT) Siobhan Spiers, covering her final week at the Army Training Centre, Pirbright. With just the final passing out parade (and hopefully no actual passing out) to go, how did the week play out? Read on...
  • Buzzing with adrenaline 11 April, 2011 - Soldier under Training (SuT) Siobhan Spiers writes from the Army Training Centre, Pirbright, about her 13th week of basic training which included completion of a major outdoor exercise and an unexpected trip on an RAF Chinook helicopter...
  • Our rifles go wherever we go 31 March, 2011 - Soldier under Training (SuT) Siobhan Spiers blogs from the Army Training Centre, Pirbright, as her Phase 1 training draws to a close.
  • Keep a positive attitude and finish 28 March, 2011 - Soldier under Training (SuT) Spiers' latest blog has it all. 6-mile tabs, 12-foot walls, crawling in the mud...
  • The embarrassment of falling in a cattle grid on night patrol 22 March, 2011 - Here's another update from the Army Training Centre, Pirbright, from Soldier under Training (SUT) Siobhan Spiers in which she looks at what has happened in weeks 8, 9 and 10.
  • Shouting "Halt!" at shadows in the trees 22 February, 2011 - Soldier under Training (SuT) Siobhan Spiers writes from the Army Training Centre Pirbright about her latest experiences of Phase 1 Training which have included seeing things that aren't there.
  • 28 days later 15 February, 2011 - Here we welcome a new blogger - Soldier under Training (SuT) Siobhan Spiers, currently in basic (Phase 1) training at the Army Training Centre, Pirbright. She'll be writing regularly with updates on her progress. This first instalment covers the first four weeks...