ANNUAL WARRIOR COMPETITION

9th ANNUAL WARRIOR COMPETITION

9th ANNUAL WARRIOR COMPETITION

Jordan Armed Forces/Arab Army will host the 9th Annual Warrior Competition 2017 at the King Abdullah II Special Operation Training Center (KASOTC).
The competition will be held on Apr 30 – May 04,  2017, with the participation of the world's elite military, special operations, counter terrorism and law enforcement forces.
Around 27 teams representing a number of Arab and foreign countries will compete to be the best warrior of 2017. The competition is designed to demonstrate the competencies, skills, adaptability, endurance, teamwork, tactics and communications of warriors on the battlefield.
The five day contest will take place at KASOTC, which is a large center that houses the most sophisticated live fire, counter terrorism and special forces training facilities.

8th ANNUAL WARRIOR COMPETITION

slider Press Conference Announcement of the 8th Annual Warrior Competition 26/4/2016

April 26, 2016 (Amman, Jordan) – Jordan Armed Forces/Arab Army will host the 8th Annual Warrior Competition at the King Abdullah II Special Operation Training Center (KASOTC) that will be held on May 2-6, 2016 with the participation of 27 teams from around the world. The competition brings together the world’s elite Military, Special Operations, Counter Terrorism and Law Enforcement Forces to compete to be the best of the best; the Warrior of 2016.

This year in its 8th edition the Warrior Competition coincides with the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan's celebrations of the Great Arab Revolt Centennial and the approaching opening of the Special Operations Forces Exhibition (SOFEX) 2016. The Warrior Competition is also of interest to the participants of the exhibition in regards to small arms and military training and missions that could be used in the state of the art ranges and facilities available at KASOTC.

The competition has undergone a complete transformation in the way the competition is designed which redefined the standard at which terrorism is faced and combated, taking the challenge to an unprecedented international height that echoes the ever changing threats. The transformation is reflected in every quest of the competition where the competing warriors demonstrate competencies and adaptability of marksmanship, endurance, teamwork, tactics and communications on the battlefield.

A special event has been added to the competition to mark the centennial of the Great Arab Revolt, that will feature weapons and equipment that date back to the time of the revolt in 1916. The Great Arab Revolt had a profound impact on the history and transformation of Jordan and prompted a new era which called for liberty, justice and equality that was lead by Sharif Hussein bin Ali and the Arab tribes that rallied behind him.

Each competing team is comprised of 8 members that consist of 1 team leader, 5 competitors, and 2 alternative members. All the teams adhere to the rules and regulations of the competition in regards to gear and equipment that is permitted to be used, furthermore; the competing warrior’s capability will be observed and judged by a panel of reputable international experts from various professional military and law enforcement backgrounds in the industry. The Colt Top Shot 2.0 event is an individual event that assesses the best shooter from each team, and one team member is selected to compete in it; and will be receive a special trophy in the awards ceremony.

The 8th Annual Warrior Competition Sponsors:

GovSource │CLS │ Colt’s │5.11 Tactical │NIMR Auto │CARACAL │SigSauer │ Trijicon │ AimPoint │ Zain │ Coca Cola │Ghadeer │Otis Technology │Detecta chem. │ Marriott │SafariLand │ KIG │LSS │Hertz │ JHRC

About the Annual Warrior Competition

The Annual Warrior Competition is a combat-oriented competition that is based on physical ability, team work, communication and individual accuracy. It takes place at the King Abdullah II Special Operations Training Center (KASOTC) in Yajouz, Jordan. The Annual Warrior Competition is designed to build team spirit among contestants partnered against terrorism. The competition also facilitates sharing of best-practices, technology, and hardware; through gear and weapons display and live demonstrations by international retailers.

For more information, registration, media inquiries and sponsorship opportunities please visit www.warriorcompetition.com or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

About the King Abdullah II Special Operations Training Center

The King Abdullah II Special Operations Training Center, also known as KASOTC, is located in Yajouz, Jordan and is a one-of-a-kind facility. The 2.5 square kilometer site boasts over 250 million dollars worth of cutting-edge training facilities and support structures. Its unique nature derives from an extraordinary combination of cutting-edge training, elite instructor and support staff and its integrated advanced technology. KASOTC offers tailored training courses or training support for clients with their own programs. Simply put, if special operations units are the tip of the spear, then KASOTC is the sharpening-tool that hones it.

For more information about KASOTC please visit www.kasotc.com or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


 

Jordan Armed Forces/Arab Army will host the 8th Annual Warrior Competition at the King Abdullah II Special Operation Training Center (KASOTC).

The competition will be held on May 2-6, 2016, with the participation of the world's elite military, special operations, counter terrorism and law enforcement forces.

Around 27 teams representing a number of Arab and foreign countries will compete to be the best warrior of 2016. The competition is designed to demonstrate the competencies, skills, adaptability, endurance, teamwork, tactics and communications of warriors on the battlefield.

The five day contest will take place at KASOTC, which is a large center that houses the most sophisticated live fire, counter terrorism and special forces training facilities.


March 20, 2016 (Amman, Jordan) – Preparations are well underway at the King Abdullah II Special Operations Training Center to host the 8th Annual Warrior Competition held on May 2-6, 2016.

The competition brings together the world’s elite Military, Special Operations, Counter Terrorism and Law Enforcement Forces to compete to be the best of the best; the Warrior of 2016.

This year in its 8th edition the Warrior Competition has undergone a complete transformation in the way the competition is designed which redefined the standard at which terrorism is faced and combated, taking the challenge to an unprecedented international height that echoes the ever changing threats.

The transformation is reflected in every quest of the competition where the competing warriors demonstrate competencies and adaptability of marksmanship, endurance, teamwork, tactics and communications on the battlefield.

The competing warriors capability will be observed and judged by a panel of reputable international experts from various professional military and law enforcement backgrounds in the industry.

Over thirty participating international and local teams will demonstrate their skills through the various stages of the challenges that reflect the global capability in fighting terrorism articulated by His Majesty King Abdullah II, the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces “Globally, we must work together against terror and to bridge economic and cultural divides…”.

Given the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan’s geographical location it has spearheaded the fight against terrorism in its cradle, both militarily and ideologically.

Thus; mitigating the reach of terrorism to the world through training elite forces at KASOTC being the largest center that houses the most sophisticated live fire, counter terrorism and special forces training facilities globally.

7th Annual Warrior Competition Event, 2015

The 2015 Annual Warrior Competition will build upon the events of previous years.

There will be a total of ten events that will test the skills, fitness, and cohesion of each special operations team. Events will remain confidential until teams are given a tactical FRAGO within 24-hours of each event. Sign-up for the 7th Annual Warrior Competition as a competitor or sponsor. Or follow us on social media.

6th Annual Warrior Competition Event, 2014

  • Last Easy Day
  • Carbine Candy
  • Trail of Tears
  • Urban Assault
  • Commando Selection
  • 3-Gun Gauntlet
  • Shock n Awe
  • Molan Labe
  • High Angle Drive-By
  • King’s Challenge
  • Operator Vs. Operator

5th Annual Warrior Competition Event, 2013

  • Aircraft Assault
  • Height Angle Relay
  • Gate To Gate
  • Man Down
  • Precision Rifle
  • Special Operations Rifle
  • Hostage Rescue
  • The King’s Challenge
  • Tactical Transition
  • Hogan’s Alley
  • Sniper’s Reach

4th Annual Warrior Competition Event, 2012

  • Precision Rifle Event
  • Methods of Entry / Carbine Event
  • Precision Pistol Event
  • CT Par-Course Event
  • Tower Run Event
  • The Obstacle Course Event
  • Rifle Run Event
  • Shotgun Event

3rd Annual Warrior Competition Event, 2011

  • The Steel Challenge Event
  • The Obstacle Course Shoot Event
  • Precision Rifle Event
  • Methods of Entry Event
  • SMG/Carbine Event
  • Precision Pistol Event
  • CT Par-Course Event
  • Tower Run Event
  • The King’s Challenge Event is the Warrior Competition’s signature event, and features the use of a combination of skills used in all other events. At the King’s Challenge, participants are afforded the opportunity of using pistols belonging to His Royal Majesty King Abdullah II.
    In this year’s Competition, sponsors were allowed to take part in the Competition by exhibiting their products and conducting demonstrations of their equipment on KASOTC’s ranges.

 

The sponsors were authorized to be a part of the warrior competition and establish exhibits showcasing their products as well as conducting demonstrations of equipment on our ranges.

2nd Annual Warrior Competition Event, 2010

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1nd Annual Warrior Competition Event, 2009

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Registered Teams 2017

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Sponsors

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