Don’t miss a second of the action-packed military sports Bank Holiday Weekend with BFBS

Get ready for an adrenaline-fuelled bank holiday weekend with BFBS Sport as we bring you the most thrilling military sports events live and direct to your screens.

From the heart-pounding Army v Navy rugby showdown to international football matches featuring the British Army, Nepal, and England C, BFBS Sport has your front-row seat to all the action.
Army v Navy Showdown: Saturday 4May.

Mark your calendars for the ultimate clash as the men’s and women’s teams go head-to-head at Twickenham Stadium. Former Royal Marine and presenter JJ Chalmers will host BFBS event coverage.

JJ Chalmers expressed his excitement for the event, describing it as a “massive day in the sporting calendar”. Speaking to BFBS Sport, Chalmers highlighted the unique camaraderie and rivalry that defines military sports, making this match one of the year’s most anticipated events.

The matches will be live on the Forces News YouTube channel. Serving personnel and families based overseas can watch on the BFBS TV service, and the action will also be available on RugbyPass TV.
Live International Football: 3 and 6 May

In addition to the Rugby Army v Navy showdown, BFBS Sport brings you live international football action featuring the British Army, Nepal, and England C. Witness the thrill of the game as these teams battle it out on the pitch for victory.

Catch all the action live on the Forces News YouTube channel, with catch-up available on BFBS TV (exclusively for serving personnel). The British Army v Nepal match will also be broadcasted on the BFBS Gurkha Facebook page with full Nepalese commentary.

Don’t miss a moment of the excitement as BFBS Sport delivers unparalleled coverage of these electrifying military sports events. Join us as we celebrate the dedication, skill, and spirit of our armed forces on the field.

Full coverage details:

British Army v Nepal, 3 May 2024, 1:45pm UK time: Live on the Forces News YouTube channel (English commentary) and BFBS Gurkha Facebook page (Nepalese commentary) with catch-up available on BFBS TV (for serving personnel only).

Nepal v England C, 6 May 2024, The EBB Stadium, Aldershot, 3pm UK time: The match will be live on the Forces News YouTube channel, and a catch-up will be available on BFBS TV (for serving personnel only).

Army v Navy, 5 May: The matches will be live on the Forces News YouTube channel, with coverage beginning at 13:45 UK time. Serving personnel can also watch on the BFBS TV service, and the action will also be available on RugbyPass TV.

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