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JROTC Raiders going to nationals
Army JROTC Raider cadet David King traverses an obstacle preparing for the Super Bowl of Raider events this weekend, the Raider Nationals held in Molena, Ga., Nov. 5-6.
The Warren County JROTC Raiders are departing this weekend, Nov. 5-6, in what can be considered the Super Bowl of all Raider competitions. Teams will compete in the Army Raider Nationals at Gerald Lawhorn Scouting Base in Molena, Ga., which will have 80 teams and 1,100 cadets competing from morning till night. According to the U.S. Army Cadet Command, 4,000 parents, counselors and cadets will converge to watch cadets test their skills in endurance and teamwork in five events Saturday, culminating in the Ultimate Raider Challenge on Sunday.On Saturday, the Warren County teams compete with South Paulding and Ida S. Baker in the rope bridge challenge, the gauntlet, physical team test, 5K team run and cross country rescue.