This is not a drill! Cadets at the United States Military Academy ran a 4.37-mile relay race yesterday, April 12, 2021, to kick off the international military skills competition known as Sandhurst! This relay race determines each team's starting position when the two-day competition officially starts this Friday on April 16th and 17th for 2021. The last time this two-day military skills obstacle challenge took place was in 2019 when West Point won both 1st and 2nd place. The winning saber was brought home by the USMA-Black team and Company D-2 came in second. Go Army!
Here is a list of the top 20 teams: 1. B4 - 2. USMA Gold - 3. Air Force - 4. USMA Black - 5. Navy - 6. E4 - 7. Embry-Riddle - 8. D2 - 9. E3 - 10. D1 - 11. A4 - 12. Gonzaga - 13. Stephen F. Austin - 14. Louisville - 15. Oregon State - 16. D3 - 17. South Florida - 18. Texas A&M - 19. BYU - 20. North Georgia.
Due to COVID-19 concerns, the international teams will not take part this year and will return for Sandhurst 2022. Click the full list and updates about Sandhurst.