Best Sapper Competition 2018 | 14 - 20 April 2018
Fort Leonard Wood, MO
Best Sapper Competition:
The United States Army's premier engineer competition that is hosted annually by the Engineer Regiment at Fort Leonard Wood,
Vision: Challenge and test the Engineer Regiment's "Best Sapper" team through up to date, relevant, and realistic
technical events focused on the three turrets of the combat engineer; Mobility, Counter Mobility, and Survivability, and grounded
in infantry tasks.
Mission: The Best Sapper Competition is the premier U.S. Army Engineer competition that tests competitors and
showcases engineer capabilities IOT build esprit de corps, increase SLC marketing efforts, and educate Maneuver Commanders on
the engineer assets that exist within their formation and the Engineer Regiment.
Scope: A three day competition that consists of 50 Teams, 50+ Miles, 50+ Hours, and ONLY 1 Winner!
Intent: The competition's concept is not only to determine the next "Best Sapper" team in the United States
Armed Forces, but to challenge and test the service members' knowledge, physical prowess and mental fortitude.
End State: Determine the "Best Sapper" team in the Engineer Regiment, build esprit de corps, increase SLC
awareness, and showcase engineer capabilities.