Print, broadcast and web-based media are welcome!

The following competition schedule can be used for your media coverage planning. The schedule is subject to change without prior notice.

Tuesday, Sept. 30

Media Interview Day
Noon - 3 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 1

Physical Fitness Test
6:00 a.m. - 8 a.m.

Urban Warfare Orienteering Course (Day)
12:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Urban Warfare Orienteering Course (Night)
8 p.m. - Midnight

Thursday, Oct. 2

Warrior Tasks
4 a.m. - 8 a.m.

M-4 Marksmanship, Day Fire & Night Fire
9 a.m. – Noon, 1 p.m. - Midnight

Friday, Oct. 3

Mystery Event
4 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Monday, Oct. 6

SMA Awards Luncheon

NOTE: Further media center updates forthcoming.

Media Alert

Click each link to download the press release as a Word Document.

Army Reservist Named Soldier of the Year

Montana National Guard Soldier Wins Prestigious Army Title


Media Credentials: All media planning on attending must fill out a media credential request. Fill out and return it to the Fort Lee Public Affairs Office via fax at 804-734-7488. Click here for credential request

Directions: Click here for directions to Ft. Lee

Note to Editors: This competition is held under field conditions. Media representatives need to dress appropriately. For safety reasons, NO OPEN-TOED SHOES OR SANDALS will be allowed. Media representatives should also bring plenty of water, sunscreen, insect repellant and rain gear as needed.

(No flash photography or video lights will be allowed during the night land navigation competition. You must bring your own night vision devices for your camera equipment if you wish to cover the night land navigation competition phase of this event.)

Best Warrior

Sgt. 1st Class Randy Randolph and Spc. Ashleigh Torres give us a hard charging look that is truly, 'Boots on the Ground,' from the Best Warrior competition at Fort Lee.


FORSCOM's first female NCO wins Soldier of the Year competition.

Soldier of the Year
Soldier of the Year

Soldiers in the National Capital region compete for a spot at the Soldier/NCO of the Year competition in September.

AMC NCO & Soldier of the Year competition
AMC NCO & Soldier of the Year competition

The U.S. Army Materiel Command highlights its annual Noncommissioned Officer and Soldier of the Year competition recently held at Fort A.P. Hill, Va.

Soldiers Compete
Soldiers Compete

Special Operations Command Soldiers gather at Fort Bragg for the annual Soldier of the Year competition.

Reserve Soldiers Compete
Reserve Soldiers Compete

Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition.