Category Archives: Best Squad Competition

3rd Brigade Paratroopers Compete for Best Squad

Paratroopers assigned 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division competed in the brigade’s Best Squad Competition held March 6 on Fort Bragg, North Carolina. The competition tested the paratroopers’ physical fitness, grit and technical skill through a series of tasks during a seven-mile ruck march.

Congratulations to January’s Best Squad!

Congratulations to the paratroopers of 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment for winning January’s Best Squad competition.

Congratulations to the paratroopers of 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment for winning January’s Best Squad competition. These paratroopers stood above the rest after a 5-mile ruck march, a physical fitness test and a unit-history quiz.

January Best Squad Competition

Paratroopers assigned to the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division competed in the brigade’s Best Squad competition on January 16th, 2017.

The competition tested the grit and knowledge of the paratroopers by requiring them to conduct a 5-mile ruck march, a Physical Fitness test and then a quiz on unit history.