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Welcome to Fort Hood’s web presence. For post information please call: 254-287-1110. If you notice any Suspicious Activity report it to: 254-288-COPS.

Events Schedule

20 JUL, 0800-1500
Kieschnick Gym
Weigh-ins

21 JUL, 0800-1700
Abrams Fitness Center
Preliminary Rounds

22 JUL, 0900-1400
Abrams Fitness Center
Semi Final Rounds

23 JUL, 1600-2100
Abrams Fitness Center
Final Rounds


Weight Classes

Bantamweight
Male 110 lbs. & under
Female 120 lbs. & under

Flyweight
Male 125 lbs. & under
Female 136 lbs. & under

Lightweight
Male 140 lbs. & under
Female 153 lbs. & under

Welterweight
Male 155 lbs. & under
Female 169 lbs. & under

Middleweight
Male 170 lbs. & under
Female 185 lbs. & under

Cruiserweight
Male 185 lbs. & under
Female 198 lbs. & under

Light Heavyweight
Male 205 lbs & under
Female 227 lbs. & under

Heavyweight
Male 206 lbs. & up
Female 228 lbs. & up

Combatives Videos


To Watch or Re-watch the 2011 U.S. Army Combatives Championship: Click Here


Top Headlines

Special Forces Soldier fights for special cause

Sunday, 24 July 2011 5:31 PM

FORT HOOD, Texas -- When Staff Sgt. Benjamin Westrich won third place in the lightweight division at the 2011 U.S. Army Combatives Championship here July 23, it meant more to him than a plaque and a handshake. It meant much more for many people.


III Corps defends combatives team title, wins in landslide

Sunday, 24 July 2011 5:29 PM

FORT HOOD, Texas -- The III Corps combatives team defended its 2010 title here, landing as the top team of the 2011 U.S. Army Combatives Championship by nearly 100 points while playing host to the tournament finale July 23. NOTE: In addition to the article, individual results in championship and consolation bouts are listed following the story.


Air assault troop shows spirit at combatives championship

Friday, 22 July 2011 7:12 PM

FORT HOOD, Texas – “Vibrations; vibrations going through your whole body.”

 That’s how Spc. Christopher Rosado, a fighter from 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division representing Fort Campbell, Ky. described being punched in the face.

                Rosado, along with more than 100 other fighters, endured that feeling multiple times while training for the 2011 U.S. Army Combatives Championships at Fort Hood, Texas, July 22.


Army Combatives Championship and Consolation Bouts for July 23

Friday, 22 July 2011 6:43 PM

Army Combatives Championship and Consolation Bouts for July 23

Bantam

David Mason - III Corps vs. Larry Jackson - III Corps for 1 & 2nd Place

Elmer Argulles - FT Carson vs. Fred Conde - FT Sill for 3 & 4th Place

 

Flyweight

Francisco Mercado - FT Bragg vs. Jesse Thorton - III Corps for 1 & 2nd Place

Juan Martinez - FT Riley vs. Nelson Moody - MDW for 3&4th Place

 

Lightweight

Hanlin Lue - 3rd ID Blue vs. Joseph Sandstrom - 1ID for 1 & 2 Place

Nathan Gelinas - MCOE vs. Benjamin Westrich - FT Carson for 3 & 4th Place

 

Welterweight

Adam Minett – MNARNG vs. Jess Hartzog – FT Bragg for 1 & 2 Place

Shane Lees – III Corps vs. Brian Stegmiller – JBLM for 3 & 4th Place

 

Middleweight

Matt Kyler – MCoE vs. Daniel Cook – USARAK for 1 & 2 Place

Chris Davis – JBLM vs. Ben Hernandez – FT Leonardwood for 3 & 4th Place

 

Cruiserweight

Brian Wilson – 3rd ID Blue vs. Brandon Bear – FT Riley for 1 & 2 Place

Jason Reyes – III Corps vs. Leonard Lane – 5th Grp for 3 & 4th Place

 

Light-Heavyweight

James Stelly – 5th Grp vs. Christopher Kyle – 5th Grp for 1 & 2 Place

Carlie Williams – FT Drum vs. Patrick Miller - MCoE for 3 & 4th Place

 

Heavyweight

Aaron Jackson – JBLM vs. Bridun Simont - MNARNG for 1 & 2 Place

Lonnie Kincaid – FT Riley vs. Jeremy Myers – 3rd ID Blue for 3 & 4th Place

 

Top Ten Team standings at the end of Day 2 are
1. III CORPS
2. FT RILEY
3. 3RD ID BLUE
4. 5TH SF GRP
5. JBLM
6. MCoE
7. MN ARNG
8. FT BRAGG
9. FT LEONARDWOOD
10. FT SILL

The finals will be broadcast live online at www.dvidshub.net/webcast/1841 and www.forthoodradio.com.


Combatives Day One - Video (interviews)

Friday, 22 July 2011 12:01 PM

Soldiers talk to a military reporter about the 2011 U.S. Army Combatives Championships at Fort Hood, Texas. Produced by Spc. Jeremy Odom. Part 2 of 2.


Combatives Day One - Video (B-Roll)

Friday, 22 July 2011 11:59 AM

B-roll of preliminary bouts of the 2011 U.S. Army Combatives Championships at Fort Hood, Texas. Scenes include portions of the first round of matches. Produced by Spc. Jeremy Odom.


Soldiers gather from around globe to battle for All-Army combatives title

Friday, 22 July 2011 10:53 AM

FORT HOOD, Texas, July 21, 2011 -- Soldiers from around the globe swarmed to Central Texas to compete in the 2011 U.S. Army Combatives Championship at Abrams Physical Fitness Center here July 21, 2011.


Combatives Day One Bouts

Friday, 22 July 2011 10:51 AM

Preliminary bouts in the 2011 U.S. Army Combatives Championship were held July 21 at Fort Hood, Texas.


Photos of Dogface Soldiers competing in 2011 All-Army Combatives Tournament

Friday, 22 July 2011 9:12 AM


Combatives video / Weigh In and Registration

Thursday, 21 July 2011 2:56 PM

FORT HOOD, Texas -- Video from the weigh in and registration July 20 for the 2011 U.S. Army Combatives Championship is available.