The annual four-day competition, with approximately 30 events, tests multinational sniper squads on land navigation, advanced marksmanship, medical simulations and more.
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.