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by jimbob
Wed 26 Nov, 2008 9:54 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: PRMC in a few days :O
Replies: 10
Views: 3898

Tom, yea I remember you mate. i've got blonde hair and im from Glasgow. remember me? i always remember you as being the most unfit lad in the troop lol, which means you must have put in twice as much effort as everyone else.. fair play to you mate glad to see you passed out ok did you pass out with ...
by jimbob
Sun 23 Nov, 2008 2:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion & Introductions
Topic: Inspirational Music
Replies: 4
Views: 1189

i've never been a music man to be honest, especially when im running i much prefer to be aware of the sounds around me mostly becuse I do alot of road running and cross a few busy roads.... which wouldn't be pretty if i didn't hear the car speeding towards me lol
by jimbob
Sun 23 Nov, 2008 2:51 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: www.prmc.co.uk
Replies: 12
Views: 4429

theres one thing both sites have in common, they are both used by the ill informed and it's quite irritating. Just accept that they are both sites with a similar purpose... to assist young men like ourselves trying to get into the military, with the main difference being that PRMC is dedicated to on...
by jimbob
Sun 23 Nov, 2008 2:43 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: PRMC in a few days :O
Replies: 10
Views: 3898

good luck mate im sure it will be fine

if you get past the three miler you should be ok, when I done mine 11 people failed the three miler but no one failed any of the gym tests or bottom field
by jimbob
Sun 23 Sep, 2007 9:09 am
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: Shoes making shin splits worse?
Replies: 4
Views: 1273

therobmeister, have you sole supports? Im not an expert or trying to be but it might be a help. Try this link: http://www.yoursle.co.uk jimbob, What's your situation now? Are you rejoining or did it finish you career period? All the best David Well I can't rejoin for 1 year, but i'v just got my own...
by jimbob
Sat 22 Sep, 2007 9:16 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: Shoes making shin splits worse?
Replies: 4
Views: 1273

mate you need to get your feet looked at by a professional, I wish I had before starting training. I got to week 19 before finding out that I over pronate when running, if I knew this before I started I could have got orthotics. Unfortunately by this time it was too late and that was the end of my c...
by jimbob
Mon 06 Nov, 2006 5:57 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: Christmas Leave 2006
Replies: 6
Views: 1740

Yep thats what I thought, that it was 3 weeks this year. Do you know if its likley to be the week before or the week after the usual leave though?
by jimbob
Mon 30 Oct, 2006 7:23 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: Christmas Leave 2006
Replies: 6
Views: 1740

Christmas Leave 2006

Hi there,

I have logged in under my boyfriends account to ask a wee question so I hope someone can help. Just wanted to know if anyone can tell me the xmas leave dates for 2006. Also is it 2 or 3 weeks leave?

Thanks in advance!X
by jimbob
Sun 17 Sep, 2006 7:50 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: Finally....
Replies: 15
Views: 2515

Lucky barsteward :) wish i was in your shoes mate, the re-application process takes time, as i'm witnessing! :P howcome you have to get a train at 11.15 tonight? do you have to get there early morning? LOL, I wish...I have to travel to London first on the sleeper then through to Lympstone, the whol...
by jimbob
Sun 17 Sep, 2006 3:01 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: Finally....
Replies: 15
Views: 2515

Finally....

Well I finally start RT tomorrow, it seems like ages since I made my first post on here but my time has finally come, my train leaves tonight at 11:15, I really just posted to say thanks to everyone who helped me along the way and to wish anyone whos due to start RT or attend PRMC goodluck. Obviousl...
by jimbob
Sat 16 Sep, 2006 4:55 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: PJFT - Time
Replies: 19
Views: 3749

running at 14.4 will get you in bang on time, i put mine to 15 for the duration of the run and got 9:50.
by jimbob
Fri 15 Sep, 2006 2:11 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: breaking in boots!!
Replies: 6
Views: 1211

This has been covered quite a bit, use the search button and you should get a good bit of info, i'v just been walking in mine then coming home and giving them a polish, but leave the polish on the boots and let it soak in, don't take it off, this helps.
by jimbob
Thu 14 Sep, 2006 9:02 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: RT 0n 18th september
Replies: 58
Views: 7595

well iv only been doing 2 or 3 runs a week anyway since my PRMC, i'm just trying not to overtrain as i'm more concerned about getting myself down there injury free to give myself the best possible chance, your hardly going to lose much fitness by only doing 3 runs per week instead of 5, anyway from ...
by jimbob
Thu 14 Sep, 2006 2:53 pm
Forum: RM Joining & Training
Topic: an embarersing question
Replies: 15
Views: 2880

It's not as if it's a big deal, just get your self down to your GP and get them removed, I read that they usually go away by themselves anyway.
by jimbob
Thu 14 Sep, 2006 2:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion & Introductions
Topic: Iraq/Afghanistan videos on youtube
Replies: 17
Views: 3022

Unlucky for this guy:

http://poetry.rotten.com/failed-mission/

Still not sure if it's 100% real but a gripping picture all the same.