Skip to content

Ranger Challenge


Competitive team that trains for an annual meet

Top Navigation

Main Navigation

  • EWU Home
  • College of Social Sciences
  • Programs of Study
  • Military Science
  • Extracurricular Cadet Activities
  • Ranger Challenge
  • Main Content

    Ranger Challenge

    Ranger Challenge is an extracurricular, close-knit group of individuals who compete annually in a multi-state competition. Cadets from 10 schools across the region compete for the annual title of Ranger Challenge Competition Winner and take home the trophy. Ranger Challenge focus heavily on physical fitness, and practice a variety of military events including Rope Bridge, land navigation, ruck marching, hand grenade assault course, weapons assembly/disassembly, and individual movement techniques to prepare for the annual event. They must demonstrate technical and tactical proficiency in several events to include call for fire, evaluate a casualty, apply first aid, run 5 miles in under 40 minutes, pass a PT Test scoring 80 points in each event, and successfully pass a land navigation course.

    Contact Information

    Department of Military Science
    202 Cadet Hall
    Cheney, WA 99004

    phone: 509.359.2386
    fax: 509.359.6108

    Footer Navigation

    Text Only Options

    View the desktop version of this page.