Battle begins for Best Warrior title
By Mrs. Melissa Buckley (Leonard Wood)
March 26, 2015 1 / 2 Staff Sgt. Jacob Miller does push-ups, while other competitors wait in line for their turn early Monday to go head-to-head with their peers in the 2015 Best Warrior Competition at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. The first event was a physical fitness assessment that included kettle-bell squats, pull-ups, tire flips and more. An award ceremony is planned for 10 a.m., March 27 at Lincoln Hall Auditorium. VIEW ORIGINAL 2 / 2 Staff Sgt. Eric Ross demonstrates how to properly use the M203 grenade launcher during the 2015 Best Warrior Competition March 23 at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. VIEW ORIGINAL
The 2015 Best Warrior Competition is underway March 23 through March 27 at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. Competitors are evaluated on everything from their combative skills to ceremony and drill techniques. Winners from the Best Warrior event will move on to compete at the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command level. An award ceremony is planned for 10 a.m. March 27 at Lincoln Hall Auditorium.
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