Paratroopers from across the Panther brigade competed in the brigade’s monthly Best Squad Competition earlier this month on Fort Bragg.
The competition required the Panthers to ruckmarch over six miles and then complete numerous stations testing their medical knowledge, Airborne proficiency, medical skills and mental agility.
Paratroopers from the 5th Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment cross a river during the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division’s May Best Squad Competition.
Paratroopers from 1st Battalion, 319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment wade through a river during the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division’s May Best Squad Competition.
Paratroopers from the 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment memorize items laid on a poncho during the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division’s May Best Squad Competition.
The squad later had to recall the items and their layout at a Kim’s Games station testing their memory during the competition
Paratroopers from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division participated in the brigade’s May Best Squad Competition on May 2, 2018.
The competition is a monthly contest to determine the top squad in the Panther brigade and often challenges the physical and mental fitness of the participants.
This month’s competition required paratroopers to ruckmarch over 6 miles on Fort Bragg, taking them up and down Coolyconch Mountain while testing their communication skills and memory.
Panther paratroopers from 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment competed and dominated at the Army Best Mortar Competition at Fort Benning!
Staff Sgt. Pennington, Sergeant Mosser, Corporal Norton, and Corporal Nolan are from Headquarters, Headquarters Company, 1-505 PIR competed in the grueling competition involving physical fitness tests, warrior skills and mortar proficiency.