The Royal Regina Rifles

Regina Armoury

Regina Armoury, 1600 Elphinstone Street, Regina, SK, S4T 3N1

Join Our Team

Please do not hesitate to call us for more information. We would be pleased to review your resume, and have you visit us for a tour of our unit.

Our Team Recruiter

Name: Sgt. David Swylka
Phone: 306-347-9301

Or contact

Phone: 1-800-856-8488
Contact a recruiting centre near you.

When We Train

Unit Parade Night: Tuesday evenings (Sept-Jun): 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm and one weekend per month. Guaranteed Full-Time summer employment (1 May-31 August)

Trades In Our Unit




  • Military Commercial Off-self (MilCOTS)
  • Medium Support Vehicle System (MSVS)

See a complete list of Weapons and Vehicles.


Who We Are

The Royal Regina Rifles is a Primary Reserve infantry regiment of the Canadian Armed Forces. As a reserve infantry unit, members are trained in variety of personal and crew-served weapons, as well as offensive and defensive tactics. The regiment’s primary task is to provide Direct Fire Support through the employment of the .50-Cal. Heavy Machine Gun and the C16 Automatic Grenade Launching System.

As Regina’s Regiment since 1905, members of the Royal Regina Rifles or its predecessors have served in World War I, World War II, various UN deployments, Afghanistan, and have recently deployed to Poland in support of OP REASSURANCE.

The Royal Regina Rifles are looking for motivated Canadian citizens that want to make their mark on the next chapter of our Regiment’s history. As a reserve soldier, members can expect to work Tuesday evenings and one weekend per month from September to June. Within their first few years of service, members must be able to attend full-time training in the summer months in order to become a qualified member of the unit. These courses will challenge the candidate both mentally and physically, and upon successful completion, you will have earned a place in The Royal Regina Rifles.

Benefits of Joining

When you join our unit, you will receive competitive pay for your part time or full time work as well as be eligible for on the job training that could benefit you in civilian life. Also, there are medical, dental and educational benefits available to Army Reservists.

Here are all the details:

Command Team

  • Commanding Officer: Lieutenant-Colonel S.A Grubb, MSM, CD
  • Sergeant Major: Master Warrant Officer S.P. Zess, CD

Contact Us

The Royal Regina Rifles
Regina Armoury
1600 Elphinstone Street
Regina, SK
S4T 3N1

Phone: 306-347-9301


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Montreal, QC — On March 8, 2018, across Quebec, members of the Defence Team and thousands of Internet users took part in Exercise YOGA 2018 – a time for relaxation and well-being. The purpose was to mark International Women’s Day while promoting the importance of physical fitness and mental health.
March 19, 2018

, Ceremonial Guard members stand ready to parade

You could be a part of the Changing of the Guard on Parliament Hill

Ottawa, Ontario — If you have ever visited Parliament Hill in downtown Ottawa on a summer day, you may have seen the men and women of the Ceremonial Guard (CG) in scarlet uniforms with towering bearskin hats as they marched with precision to the sound of an accompanying military band.
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Our History

The Royal Regina Rifles originated in Regina, Saskatchewan on July 3,1905, when a regiment of infantry in the districts of Assiniboia and Saskatchewan was authorized to be formed. It was redesignated the 95th Regiment on April 2, 1907, and it became a rifle regiment on May 1, 1908.
Continue reading: The Royal Regina Rifles History.

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