Welcome to 191 RCACS


Summer Camp Applications - Due TODAY Tuesday, January 14
Summer camp applications were handed out on Tuesday, December 3.  The application forms are due back to the sqauadron by Tuesday, January 14.  Handing in a late applicaton will place you at the bottom of the priority list and will grealtly impact your chances of being selected.  There is no limit to the number of courses a cadet can apply for, however, it is important to state your order of preference on the application form.  Additionally, the following information must be included on your application for specific courses:
  • Air Rifle Marksmanship Instructor Course is held in Whitehorse, YT and Vernon, BC.  You must specify the location you are interested in.  If you would like to apply for both locations, that is two separate applications and you must specify your order of preference
  • Band Courses - For all band courses you must state the instrument you want to receive instruction on as well as some other information relating to years of experience, lessons and other band programs.
  • Staff Cadet - Cadets must be 16 years old by the start of CTC.  The exact date is unknown as it depends on the CTC, but by June 28 should be safe.  You must specify the location you would like to staff at and what role you are interested in filling.  Each location is a separate applicaiton and you must state your order of preference.  For more information on locations or positions available, please contact Capt J Fichtner. 

Application Form
Course Information
Please direct any questions to Capt J Fichtner.


Fundraising:
Will continue after the holiday break.

New Cadet Registrations Will be Accepted on any tuesday parade night during the training year :
We are looking for youth age 12-18 to join 191 Squadron!  We meet at ANAVETS located at 3584 Portage Avenue.  We require government issued ID for the applicant.  Examples of accepted ID include a Canadian Birth Certificate, Canadian Passport, Permanent Resident Card, Canadian Visa or Study Permit with Passport of citizenship, Status Card and Manitoba Identification Card. Please contact us for more information.

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Optional Activities


Biathlon:
Results are in!  The following cadets have been selected to advance to Biathlon Provincials in February to be held in Falcon Lake, MB!

  • Open Male Team #1 - WO1 Gilhooly & FSgt Dusik
  • Open Male Team #2 - FSgt Dreger & FSgt Krouguer
  • Open Female Team - WO2 Cha & WO2 Pasieczka
  • Junior Male Team #1 - FCpl Gilhooly & Cpl Smith
  • Junior Male Team #2 - FCpl Maur & Cpl Bremner
  • Junior Female Team - Cpl Kroguer & Cpl Yaskiw
  • Cadet Coaches - FSgt Cha & FSgt Stephens
  • Cadet Officials - WO2 Braun, WO2 Romero, FSgt Baek, FSgt Braun, Sgt Barun, Sgt Brisson, Sgt Markmann, Sgt Romero
The full individual results results are as follows: 
Youth Male - WO1 Gihooly (1st), WO2 Braun (4th)
Youth Female - WO2 Cha (1st), WO2 Pasieczka (2nd)
Senior Male - FSgt Dusik (2nd), FSgt Dreger (4th), FSgt Krouguer (19th)
Junior Male - FCpl Gilhooly (3rd), Cpl Smith (5th), Cpl Bremner (7th), FCpl Maur (9th)
Junior Female - Cpl Krouguer (2nd), Cpl Yaskiw (12th)

The full team results are as follows:
Open Male - WO1 Gilhooly & FSgt Dusik (2nd), FSgt Dreger & FSgt Krouguer (6th)
Open Female - WO2 Cha & WO2 Pasieczka (1st)
Junior Male - FCpl Gilhooly & Cpl Smith (1st), FCpl Maur & Cpl Bremner (3rd)
Junior Female - Cpl Krouguer & Cpl Yaskiw (3rd)

For more information please contact Capt J Fichtner or Capt A Fichtner.

Marksmanship:
Marksmanship will begin on Sunday, November 3.  Practices are open to all cadets and will take place on Sundays from 1 - 4 PM at ANAVETS.
For more information, please contact Lt Sul. 

Band:
Band practices are open to all cadets and take place on Sundays from 2-5 PM at ANAVETS.
Band Practice on Sunday, December 15 will run from 1 - 4 PM at Minto Armoury (969 St. Matthews Ave).
For more information, please contact CI Mar, CI Walker or WO2 Cha.

Drill Team:
Drill team is open to all cadets and takes place on Sundays from 4 - 5:30 PM at ANAVETS.
Dress is civilian clothes.  Please bring your parade boots.
For more information, please contact CI Walker.

Effective Speaking:
Effective speaking is open to all cadets and takes place on Sunday evenings from 7-9 PM at ANAVETS.
Dress is civilian clothes.  
There is no effective speaking for the month of December. 
For more information please contact CI Mar.

Flag Party:
For more information or if you are interested in joining the Flag Party, please contact Lt Penner.

Ground School:
Winnipeg Area Ground School has begun.  It is only open to cadets who are eligible for Glider or Power in the summer of 2020 or 2021.  It takes place on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 - 9:15 PM at Building 135 which is located at 17 Wing.  Dress is civilian clothes.  Please bring a notebook and pen/pencil.  As this is in the secure area, you must ensure that your name has been added to the Wing Access List.  
Squadron ground school is open to all cadets and takes place on Saturdays from 3 - 6 PM.  Location will either be at Calm Air or Perimeter Aviation and will be confirmed the week of the activity.   
The Human Factors, Navigation & Radio Test as well as the overall Test will take place on Saturday, December 15 at Calm Air.  Cadets can come at 2 PM if they want to study or ask specific questions. 
For more information, please contact Capt J Fichtner.

Duke of Edinburgh Program
Duke of Edinburgh is a fantastic youth program that ties in nicely with the Air Cadet Program.  It is open to cadets aged 14 and older.  Information on the award can be found at the Duke Of Edinburgh - MB website.  
A summary of what the Duke of Edinburgh Award is and how it fits in with the Air Cadet Program can be found on this brochure
If you have any questions or are interested in applying please contact Capt J Fichtner
  

 

Commanding Officer:

Staff:




 
Capt David MacDonald
Capt Andrew Fichtner
Capt Jessica Fichtner
Capt Brad Penner
Lt Tyrone Penner
Lt Bailley Strom
Lt Don Sul
Lt Rebecca Harris
Sgt Tyler Davey
CI Howard Mar
CI Elizabeth Shin
CI Tracy Walker

191 RCACS Parent Association Executive:

Level Directors:

Chairperson - Heather Markmann
Treasurer - Rosemary Brisson
Secretary - Corina Bird
 
Level 1 - Aganetha Braun
Level 2 - Heather Hayden
Level 3 - Tahmina Khan
Level 4 - Barb Osorio
Level 5 - Margaret Dusik
Fundraising - Denise Miller