PRNC AND HMS RALEIGH

#1
Ive got some questions that need answering..
Ive got my PRNC coming up in a few months and was wondering if you stay in a mess with people roughly your age?
And for Raleigh, do you stay in a mess with people similar to your age and same job role?
Thanks in advance!
 
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#2
Also im quite a small lad, i only weigh about 55kg, can i get turned away because of this? I know in raleigh i'll get bigger by eating 3 good meals and training alot so i dont see why it would be a problem
 

photface

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#3
As far as I know (and I did mine in 2008 so things may have really changed!), you stay in a mess with people who are on the course with you, that's it. The distinction ends with whether you are a boy or a girl. As far as I know, this also applies to Raleigh. As for Phase two, no idea. I was a chef so stayed at Raleigh and lived with logistics. I would assume that if you went for stoker etc you'd live with other baby stokers. I did not have a PRNC medical. They just asked if anyone was injured prior to commencement. You get your joining medical with capita and then they examine every inch of you when you get to phase one but I'm not aware of anything in between!
@FootballCrazy. There are weight requirements. You must have a healthy BMI for your height, so if you have that I believe you should be fine. You can look up BMI calculator online and do your own BMI to check.


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#5
Ive got some questions that need answering..
Ive got my PRNC coming up in a few months and was wondering if you stay in a mess with people roughly your age?
And for Raleigh, do you stay in a mess with people similar to your age and same job role?
Also do you have a medical in your PRNC? Thanks in advance!
No, all ages, all branches, and as photface says, only distinction is gender so seperate messes.
 

Zeb

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#6
Make sure your bmi doesn't end up too low. My lad weighed the same as you. It's all ages at prnc and Raleigh and mixed branches
 

Zeb

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#12
My son just had his normal hairstyle, certainly wasn't short by any means. So I wouldn't worry unless it's long
 

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