Soldiers from eight states compete at region seven Best Warrior competition july 28, 2020 at Camp Williams, Utah. Each soldier participating in the event had competed at the state level prior to their travel to utah.
200729-Z-MO879-0870.JPG Photo By: Spc. Elizabeth Johnson

CAMP WILLIAMS, Utah - Spc. Payton Hicks, with the 19th Special Forces Group (Airborne), crossed the finish line, completing a 11-mile ruck march for the Region VII Best Warrior Competition held at Camp Williams, Utah, July 29, 2020. Guardsmen from Arizona, California, Colorado, Guam, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Hawaii participate in the competition for the chance to move on to the Army National Guard BWC later this year. Best Warrior Competitions are designed to test Soldiers’ mental and physical endurance with a variety of challenges to help the Army build strong and knowledgeable leaders. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Elizabeth Johnson)


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