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WHAT IS THE EUROPEAN BEST SNIPER SQUAD COMPETITION?

U.S. Army Europe will host the 2017 European Best Sniper Squad Competition at the Grafenwoehr Training Area, Sept. 24-28, 2017.

The mentally and physically challenging five-day competition will test multinational sniper squads on land navigation, advanced marksmanship, stalking and more.

The European Best Sniper Squad Competition is designed to project a dynamic presence, foster military partnership and promote NATO interoperability.

Participating countries include Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, the United Kingdom and the United States.

2017 Articles, Photos & Videos

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European Best Sniper Squad Competition Day 0

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany -- The European Best Sniper Squad Competition 2017 kicked off with a friendship shoot in the Grafenwoehr Training Are, Sept. 24.
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U.S. Army Europe to hold 2nd European Best Sniper Squad Competition

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany -- The U.S. Army Europe will host the 2017 European Best Sniper Squad Competition, Sept. 24-28, 2017, here, with an awards ceremony Sept. 28.
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2016 Articles, Photos & Videos

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Video: 1-4 Inf. Regt. Participates in Sniper Competition

Soldiers from 1st Battalion, 4th Infantry Regiment took part in the European Best Squad Competition for snipers held at 7th Army Training Command's Grafenwoehr Training Area. The sniper squad took time after the competition to talk about their experience against snipers from all across Europe.
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Video: Best Squad Competition held for Snipers at GTA

Snipers are more than just expert marksmen. They work alone, with little combat support from their units.
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Video: 11 Countries Participate in European Best Squad Competition 2016

Take an up-close look as 15 teams from 11 nations compete in 27 events during the four-day European Best Squad Competition at 7th Army Training Command.
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Sniper teams shoot for European Best Squad 2016

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany -- A Norwegian squad walked away with top honors in 2016's European Best Squad competition here, Oct. 27.
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Video: European Best Squad 2016

Fifteen teams of soldiers from 10 NATO nations are in Grafenwoehr, Germany Oct. 22-27, 2016 for the European Best Squad competition.
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Video: Best Sniper Competition Train-Up Part 2

The U.S. Army Europe #bestsquad Competition begins this Sunday! In this second part of 2d Cavalry Regiment's train up for the 4-day event, we look at how snipers train to detect targets.
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Video: The 2016 European Best Squad Competition

U.S. Army Europe will host the 2016 European Best Squad Competition, Oct. 24-27, at Grafenwoehr. This challenging four-day competition will test multinational sniper squads with more than 30 events. We followed 2nd Cavalry Regiment's team as they trained up for the event. Check them out in action!
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U.S. Army Europe to hold European Best Squad Competition

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany -- The U.S. Army Europe will host the 2016 European Best Squad Competition, Oct. 24-27, 2016, here, with an awards ceremony Oct. 27.
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2015 Articles, Photos & Videos

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Germany Claims European Best Squad Title

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany -- The German squad claimed the title of European Best Squad after finishing the three-day long European Best Squad Competition hosted, here, by the 7th Army's Joint Multinational Training Command (JMTC).
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Video: European Best Squad Competition challenges Soldiers' abilities

U.S. Army Europe hosts the European Best Squad Competition at the 7th Army’s Joint Multinational Training Command in Grafenwoehr, Germany.
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Best Squad Competition tests mental and physical determination

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany -- For three days and two nights of intense mental and physical challenges, 17 squads from 13 nations compete in the European Best Squad Competition held at the 7th Army's Joint Multinational Training Command (JMTC), here, for the first time in over a decade.
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What does it take to be Europe's Best Squad?

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany -- Participants and staff at the European Best Squad Competition all said it takes teamwork to be successful. This is proving to be the truth during the competition as squads from 14 NATO Allies test their resolve during the inaugural European Best Squad Competition.
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European Best Squad Competition kicks off

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany -- Soldiers from around Europe arrived, here, today, to compete in the European Best Squad Competition, a multinational event hosted by the U.S. Army intended to test 17 squads on fitness, mental, and tactical challenges.
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NATO allies meet at European Best Squad Competition

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany -- U.S. Army Europe is hosting the European Best Squad Competition at Grafenwoehr Training Area.
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