2021 U.S. Army Best Warrior Competition

Army Sgt. 1st Class Tyler Price, a combat engineer representing U.S. Army Materiel Command, engages pop-up targets as part of the final mission of the Army Best Warrior Competition, Oct. 6, 2021, at Fort Knox, Ky. The finalists,12 Soldiers, and 12 NCOs have proven themselves during subordinate competitions throughout the year and will now compete for the titles Soldier of the Year and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Roger Houghton/177th Armored Brigade)
Army Sgt. 1st Class Tyler Price, a combat engineer representing U.S. Army Materiel Command, engages pop-up targets as part of the final mission of the Army Best Warrior Competition, Oct. 6, 2021, at Fort Knox, Ky. The finalists,12 Soldiers, and 12 NCOs have proven themselves during subordinate competitions throughout the year and will now compete for the titles Soldier of the Year and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Roger Houghton/177th Armored Brigade)

Army Sgt. 1st Class Tyler Price, a combat engineer representing U.S. Army Materiel Command, engages pop-up targets as part of the final mission of the Army Best Warrior Competition, Oct. 6, 2021, at Fort Knox, Ky. The finalists,12 Soldiers, and 12 NCOs have proven themselves during subordinate competitions throughout the year and will now compete for the titles Soldier of the Year and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Roger Houghton/177th Armored Brigade)

Army Spc. Christian Masga, transportation management coordinator representing U.S. Army Special Operations Command, engages pop-up targets as part of the final mission of the Army Best Warrior Competition, Oct. 6, 2021, at Fort Knox, Ky. Twenty-four of the Army’s top Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers compete annually for the title of Best Warrior, with career fields that include military police, engineering, medical, human resources, and intelligence. Competitors also hail from across the country and around the world. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Roger Houghton/177th Armored Brigade)
Army Spc. Christian Masga, transportation management coordinator representing U.S. Army Special Operations Command, engages pop-up targets as part of the final mission of the Army Best Warrior Competition, Oct. 6, 2021, at Fort Knox, Ky. Twenty-four of the Army’s top Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers compete annually for the title of Best Warrior, with career fields that include military police, engineering, medical, human resources, and intelligence. Competitors also hail from across the country and around the world. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Roger Houghton/177th Armored Brigade)

Staff Sgt. Charles Laabs, a fire support specialist representing U.S. Army Cyber Command, engages pop-up targets as part of the final mission of the Army Best Warrior Competition, Oct. 6, 2021, at Fort Knox, Ky. The 2021 Best Warrior Competition stands out from previous years by focusing on the total immersion of its competitors in tactical scenarios designed to test their physical and mental toughness. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Roger Houghton/177th Armored Brigade)
Staff Sgt. Charles Laabs, a fire support specialist representing U.S. Army Cyber Command, engages pop-up targets as part of the final mission of the Army Best Warrior Competition, Oct. 6, 2021, at Fort Knox, Ky. The 2021 Best Warrior Competition stands out from previous years by focusing on the total immersion of its competitors in tactical scenarios designed to test their physical and mental toughness. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Roger Houghton/177th Armored Brigade)

Army Sgt. Hunter Wilson, a cavalry scout representing U.S. Army Forces Command, engages pop-up targets as part of the final mission of the Army Best Warrior Competition, Oct. 6, 2021, at Fort Knox, Ky. The 2021 competition stands out from previous years by focusing on the total immersion of its competitors in tactical scenarios designed to test their physical and mental toughness. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Roger Houghton/177th Armored Brigade)
Army Sgt. Hunter Wilson, a cavalry scout representing U.S. Army Forces Command, engages pop-up targets as part of the final mission of the Army Best Warrior Competition, Oct. 6, 2021, at Fort Knox, Ky. The 2021 competition stands out from previous years by focusing on the total immersion of its competitors in tactical scenarios designed to test their physical and mental toughness. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Roger Houghton/177th Armored Brigade)

Army Sgt. 1st Class Tyler Price, a combat engineer representing U.S. Army Materiel Command, engages pop-up targets as part of the final mission of the Army Best Warrior Competition, Oct. 6, 2021, at Fort Knox, Ky. The finalists,12 Soldiers, and 12 NCOs have proven themselves during subordinate competitions throughout the year and will now compete for the titles Soldier of the Year and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Roger Houghton/177th Armored Brigade)
Army Sgt. 1st Class Tyler Price, a combat engineer representing U.S. Army Materiel Command, engages pop-up targets as part of the final mission of the Army Best Warrior Competition, Oct. 6, 2021, at Fort Knox, Ky. The finalists,12 Soldiers, and 12 NCOs have proven themselves during subordinate competitions throughout the year and will now compete for the titles Soldier of the Year and Noncommissioned Officer of the Year. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Roger Houghton/177th Armored Brigade)

Army Staff Sgt. Corey Walton, a musician representing U.S. Army Futures Command, engages pop-up targets during the final mission of the Army Best Warrior Competition, Oct. 6, 2021, at Fort Knox, Ky. The 2021 event stands out from previous years by focusing on the total immersion of its competitors in tactical scenarios designed to test their physical and mental toughness. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Roger Houghton/177th Armored Brigade)
Army Staff Sgt. Corey Walton, a musician representing U.S. Army Futures Command, engages pop-up targets during the final mission of the Army Best Warrior Competition, Oct. 6, 2021, at Fort Knox, Ky. The 2021 event stands out from previous years by focusing on the total immersion of its competitors in tactical scenarios designed to test their physical and mental toughness. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Roger Houghton/177th Armored Brigade)

Staff Sgt. Jonathan Chacon, a civil affairs specialist representing U.S. Army Reserve Command, competes against 11 other noncommissioned officers in the 12-mile ruck march portion of the Army Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Knox, Ky., Oct. 5, 2021. The best from the U.S. Army compete annually for the title of Best Warrior. Representing seven Geographic Commands and 22 Functional Commands, Soldiers spend the week competing in a variety of challenges including firing weapons, land navigation, the Army Combat Fitness Test, and various mystery events. These challenges will ultimately test their capabilities and combat readiness. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. John Healy / 177th Armored Brigade)
Staff Sgt. Jonathan Chacon, a civil affairs specialist representing U.S. Army Reserve Command, competes against 11 other noncommissioned officers in the 12-mile ruck march portion of the Army Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Knox, Ky., Oct. 5, 2021. The best from the U.S. Army compete annually for the title of Best Warrior. Representing seven Geographic Commands and 22 Functional Commands, Soldiers spend the week competing in a variety of challenges including firing weapons, land navigation, the Army Combat Fitness Test, and various mystery events. These challenges will ultimately test their capabilities and combat readiness. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. John Healy / 177th Armored Brigade)

Army Staff Sgt. Jonathan Chacon, a civil affairs specialist representing U.S. Army Reserve Command, competes against 11 other noncommissioned officers in the 12-mile ruck march portion of the Army Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Knox, Ky., Oct. 5, 2021. The best from the U.S. Army compete annually for the title of Best Warrior. Representing seven Geographic Commands and 22 Functional Commands, Soldiers spend the week competing in a variety of challenges including firing weapons, land navigation, the Army Combat Fitness Test, and various mystery events. These challenges will ultimately test their capabilities and combat readiness. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. John Healy / 177th Armored Brigadet)
Army Staff Sgt. Jonathan Chacon, a civil affairs specialist representing U.S. Army Reserve Command, competes against 11 other noncommissioned officers in the 12-mile ruck march portion of the Army Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Knox, Ky., Oct. 5, 2021. The best from the U.S. Army compete annually for the title of Best Warrior. Representing seven Geographic Commands and 22 Functional Commands, Soldiers spend the week competing in a variety of challenges including firing weapons, land navigation, the Army Combat Fitness Test, and various mystery events. These challenges will ultimately test their capabilities and combat readiness. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. John Healy / 177th Armored Brigadet)

Army Sgt. 1st Class Brian Ringrose, a Special Forces engineer representing U.S. Army Special Operations Command, and Sgt. 1st Class Joshua Newbury, a combat engineer representing U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, battle for first place in the 12-mile foot march of the Army Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Knox, Ky., Oct. 6, 2021. The best from the Army compete annually for the title of Best Warrior. Representing seven Geographic Commands and 22 Functional Commands, Soldiers spend the week competing in a variety of challenges including firing weapons, land navigation, the Army Combat Fitness Test, and various mystery events. These challenges will ultimately test their capabilities and combat readiness. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. John Healy / 177th Armored Brigade)
Army Sgt. 1st Class Brian Ringrose, a Special Forces engineer representing U.S. Army Special Operations Command, and Sgt. 1st Class Joshua Newbury, a combat engineer representing U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, battle for first place in the 12-mile foot march of the Army Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Knox, Ky., Oct. 6, 2021. The best from the Army compete annually for the title of Best Warrior. Representing seven Geographic Commands and 22 Functional Commands, Soldiers spend the week competing in a variety of challenges including firing weapons, land navigation, the Army Combat Fitness Test, and various mystery events. These challenges will ultimately test their capabilities and combat readiness. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. John Healy / 177th Armored Brigade)

Army Staff Sgt. Jonathan Chacon, a civil affairs specialist representing U.S. Army Reserve Command, competes against 11 other noncommissioned officers in the 12-mile ruck march portion of the Army Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Knox, Ky., Oct. 5, 2021. The best from the U.S. Army compete annually for the title of Best Warrior. Representing seven Geographic Commands and 22 Functional Commands, Soldiers spend the week competing in a variety of challenges including firing weapons, land navigation, the Army Combat Fitness Test, and various mystery events. These challenges will ultimately test their capabilities and combat readiness. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. John Healy / 177th Armored Brigadet)
Army Staff Sgt. Jonathan Chacon, a civil affairs specialist representing U.S. Army Reserve Command, competes against 11 other noncommissioned officers in the 12-mile ruck march portion of the Army Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Knox, Ky., Oct. 5, 2021. The best from the U.S. Army compete annually for the title of Best Warrior. Representing seven Geographic Commands and 22 Functional Commands, Soldiers spend the week competing in a variety of challenges including firing weapons, land navigation, the Army Combat Fitness Test, and various mystery events. These challenges will ultimately test their capabilities and combat readiness. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. John Healy / 177th Armored Brigade)

Army Spc. Kaelan Pugh, a combat medic representing U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, speaks with Sgt. William Lukens, a tactical power generation specialist representing the Army National Guard, after completing the tactical portion of the Army Best Warrior Competition, Oct. 6, 2021, at Fort Knox, Ky. The 2021 competition stands out from previous years by focusing on the total immersion of its competitors in tactical scenarios designed to test their physical and mental toughness. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Roger Houghton/177th Armored Brigade)
Army Spc. Kaelan Pugh, a combat medic representing U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, speaks with Sgt. William Lukens, a tactical power generation specialist representing the Army National Guard, after completing the tactical portion of the Army Best Warrior Competition, Oct. 6, 2021, at Fort Knox, Ky. The 2021 competition stands out from previous years by focusing on the total immersion of its competitors in tactical scenarios designed to test their physical and mental toughness. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Roger Houghton/177th Armored Brigade)

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