Minnesota Guardsmen compete for title of Best Warrior

April 8, 2019 (CAMP RIPLEY, Minnesota) – Six soldiers and seven non-commissioned officers from across the Minnesota National Guard participated in the state’s Best Warrior Competition, April 3-6, 2019, to be named the best among their peers. “We talk about how leaders are the ones who know the way, they go the way and they… Continue reading Minnesota Guardsmen compete for title of Best Warrior

National Guard Soldiers advance to all-Army Best Warrior Competition

By Master Sgt. Ashlee Sherrill 34th Red Bull Infantry Division Public Affairs CAMP RIPLEY, Minn. (July 21, 2017) – Fourteen of the Army National Guard’s most elite Soldiers gathered on Camp Ripley. Training Center in central Minnesota July 17-20 to determine who would compete in the all-Army Best Warrior Competition later this year. Although every Soldier gave it… Continue reading National Guard Soldiers advance to all-Army Best Warrior Competition

Fourteen Soldiers. Twelve States. One Competition.

By Sgt. Sebastian Nemec Minnesota National Guard Public Affairs CAMP RIPLEY, Minn. (July 16, 2017) – One Soldier (junior enlisted) and one NCO (non-commissioned officer) will emerge at the top at the Army National Guard’s Best Warrior Competition held at Camp Ripley, Minn., July 17-20, 2017, and move on to represent the Guard in the All-Army Best… Continue reading Fourteen Soldiers. Twelve States. One Competition.

Camp Ripley to host National Guard Best Warrior Competition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 10, 2017 CAMP RIPLEY, Minn.- Fourteen soldiers from 12 states, representing seven Army National Guard regions will compete July 17-20 at Camp Ripley in the Army National Guard’s Best Warrior Competition. “This competition will test the soldiers’ ability to perform tasks that are vital to our ability to fight and win… Continue reading Camp Ripley to host National Guard Best Warrior Competition

National Guard Best Warriors to compete in road march around Lake Itasca

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7, 2017 PARK RAPIDS, Minn.- Fourteen National Guard Soldiers from 12 states will be competing July 17-20, at Camp Ripley in the Army National Guard Best Warrior Competition. As part of the competition, the soldiers will complete a road march around Lake Itasca the morning of July 20, ending at the… Continue reading National Guard Best Warriors to compete in road march around Lake Itasca

347th RSG’s top Soldiers gut it out for title of Best Warrior

Sgt. Jonathon Pobuda (3rd from left), 147th Human Resources Company, leads a squad during a tactical movement exercise during Day 2 of the 347th Regional Support Groupâs Best Warrior Competition at Camp Ripley Training Center from Oct. 14 to 16, 2016. Spc. William Roberson, 147th Human Resources Company, is on point, while 2 non-evaluated support-staff join the patrol to make up an squad-size element. (Minnesota National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Patrick Loch)

By Staff Sgt. Patrick Loch 347th Regional Support Group Public Affairs CAMP RIPLEY, Minn. (Oct. 17, 2016) – The 347th Regional Support Group hosted a brigade-level Best Warrior Competition at Camp Ripley Training Center from Oct. 14 to 16, 2016, to select the brigade’s Best NCO and Best Soldier – both of whom will represent the brigade… Continue reading 347th RSG’s top Soldiers gut it out for title of Best Warrior