The March 2019 Best Squad Competition was a grueling, 8-miles up and down Fort Bragg’s Coolyconch Mountain with stations along the way testing paratroopers’ medical knowledge, airborne proficiency and mental agility.
Paratroopers from across the brigade competed Tuesday, March 19th in the monthly Best Squad Competition.
This month’s competition required participants complete a demanding 8-mile course wearing their body armor and helmet and carrying their assigned weapon.
Paratroopers from across the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division gathered Tuesday, February 12th to compete for the honor of the brigade’s Best Squad.
Over a series of stations on Fort Bragg, competitors demonstrated their physical endurance and grit, marksmanship under mental and physical stress, their medical knowledge, airborne proficiency and mental agility.