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Are you ready to ACCEPT THE CHALLENGE? Compete in the Maryland Wing Warrior Challenge! The Warrior Challenge is a physical and high-adventure competition that reinforces principles of leadership, teamwork, and problem solving. If you want a representation of the 2017 event, watch the event video. If you want a representation of the 2020 event, check out our FACEBOOK!

Events. Obstacle course, line search, PT, leadership reaction course, among others. All high-adventure activities will be supervised by CAP senior members.

Teams. Cadets will be required to register as whole teams: six cadets and one senior member. Teams can be composed of members from multiple squadrons.

Logistics. Lodging will be at Camp Fretterd in Reisterstown, MD. High adventure activities will occur on Gunpowder Military Reservation in Glen Arm, MD. All cadet and senior cadre must arrive at Camp Fretterd no later than 1600 on 23 October. Team arrival is 1800-1930 on 23 October. The awards ceremony is scheduled for 1100 on 25 October. Friends and family are invited to the awards ceremony, see information packet (linked below) for base access requirements.

Registration. Register and pay by 1 October via the following process. Paperwork status can be checked on the paperwork Status Sheet.

  1. Teams submit a complete roster using the Excel spreadsheet to You may have cadets and senior(s) from as many squadrons as needed to make a team. Please coordinate among yourselves to create full teams. Submit the spreadsheet as soon as you have a complete team, as we are only accepting the first 16 teams that register.

  2. Submit a CAPF 60-81, 160, 161, and 163 (cadets) or CAPF 160 and 161 (seniors) to These shall be submitted in a single email in PDF file format. Any non-MDWG members must have their wing commander’s signature on the CAPF 60-81.

  3. Payment will be conducted via EventBrite.

Cadre. Seeking highly professional cadet and senior cadre to aid in running the event. Application forms: Seniors, Cadets. Instructions and deadlines found on the specific forms. Cadet and senior cadre must also register and pay via EventBrite and submit required paperwork, as described below, by 1 October.

Complete information is found in our information packet. Please note there is a large amount of important information in this packet. All participants and cadre are required to read it in its entirety and be in compliance with its contents.

Please contact Maj Barry Feinstein with any questions at

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