Bob Podesta MID served a total of 27 years in the Army, 25 of which were with 22 SAS - the Special Air Service. Aged 21, his first tour of duty with the Regiment was in Oman. He completed a further seven tours of Oman where he received a nomination for bravery. Other tours included Northern Ireland and Belize. Bob served as a sniper with the anti-terrorist team and trained the men who went on to end the Iranian Embassy Siege. Bob's extensive knowledge of military tactics, desert warfare, wilderness survival and other related Special Forces skills, is highly sought after. He continues to work operationally around the world and manages his own business offering specialist military, security and survival instruction. For more information on Bob Podesta visit www.BobPodesta.com click here for Bob Podesta
The Training Wing offers the unprecedented opportunity to be taught survival, tactical and professional military skills by ex-members of the SAS. At the LRO Show join Instructor Bob Podesta on the SAS Shooting Range (airsoft) for demonstrations of weapon handling skills. Then get ready for action and test your aim on the range. Also visit the Training Wing tent to hear Bob talk about his time in the UK's elite Regiment and for lessons and talks on SAS survival skills covering the SAS survival belt kit, bed and shelter building, fire lighting and trapping. Stop by and have your photo taken with Bob and an SAS Pink Panther Land Rover.
The airsoft shooting range will be open all day but closed when the demos and talks in progress at 1100 and 1500 hrs when Bob Podesta MID talks about his time in the SAS. For more information on Bob Podesta visit www.BobPodesta.com click here for Bob Podesta