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Congratulations to the 3rd Brigade Gavin Cup Winners!

Congratulations to the #Panther paratroopers of Company C, 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry regiment and Company B, 2nd Battalion, 505th PIR – their outstanding readiness was recently recognized as winners during the recent Gavin Cup competition!

Congratulations to the #Panther paratroopers of Company C, 1-505th Parachute Infantry Regiment on earning the Gavin Cup! The Gavin Cup is awarded quarterly to the most ready Company-size element in the 82nd Airborne Division – they are truly ready to Jump, Fight and Win on any Drop Zone in the world!

 

The Gavin Cup Competition is a division-wide competition measuring the readiness of company-sized elements within its formation.  Companies are measured on their average Physical Training score, Rifle Marksmanship, maintenance status and other metrics.

These paratroopers are tops in the Division and truly ready to jump, fight and win on any drop zone in the world!

Congratulations to the #Panther paratroopers of Company B, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment on earning the Iron Mike Streamer! The company was presented the streamer Friday for having the the highest average PT score in the 82nd Airborne Division.

Best in the Division – 3BCT Electronic Warfare Team takes First

Members of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division Electronic Warfare Team emerged victorious in the division’s “Best EW Team” competition earlier this year!

The competition tested the team’s ability to conduct their technical tasks of Electronic Warfare in various scenarios on Fort Bragg while evaluating their teamwork, technical aptitude and endurance.