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The Best Warrior Competition is the culminating test for NCOs and Soldiers of the Year from 12 Army commands across the globe. The following news stories are from command competitions and the main event to tell the stories of the Army's finest Warriors.

2012 NCO, Soldier of Year named

Staff Sgt. Matthew Senna was named the Army's 2012 Noncommissioned Officer of the Year and Sgt. Saral Shrestha was named the Army's 2012 Soldier of the Year during an award ceremony in Washington, D.C., Oct. 22, 2012. ...MORE

2012 Army Best Warrior Competition: Day 3

Twenty-four of the Army's warriors, representing 12 commands from across the Army, reported to Fort Lee, Va., Oct. 15, 2012, to compete in the 2012 Best Warrior Competition. Described as the "Super Bowl" of Army competitions, the Best Warrior will celebrate its eleventh anniversary this... ...MORE

Best Warriors complete day three

FORT LEE, Va. (Oct. 18, 2012) -- The 24 Soldiers competing in the 2012 Best Warrior Competition endured the down-and-dirty portion of the event Wednesday, completing the Warrior Tasks and Battlefield Drills segment at the Fort Lee range complex. The tasks included stress fire, improvised... ...MORE

2012 Army Best Warrior Competition: Day 2

Twenty-four of the Army's warriors, representing 12 commands from across the Army, reported to Fort Lee, Va., Oct. 15, 2012, to compete in the 2012 Best Warrior Competition. Described as the "Super Bowl" of Army competitions, the Best Warrior will celebrate its eleventh anniversary this... ...MORE

Army Best Warrior Competition 2012: day 1

Twenty-four of the Army's finest Warriors, representing 12 commands from across the Army, reported to Fort Lee, Va., Oct. 15 to compete in the 2012 Best Warrior Competition. Described as the "Super Bowl" of Army competitions, the Best Warrior will celebrate its eleventh anniversary this... ...MORE

Best Warriors test land navigation skills

Twenty four of the Army's Soldiers began the second day of 2012 Best Warrior Competition with a written examination, followed by a day land navigation event, uniform preparation and night urban orienteering. The day navigation event was arguably the highlight of the day. Soldiers were required... ...MORE

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