Capts. Michael Rose (center left) and John Bergman (center right) hold pistols above them after winning the 2019 Best Ranger Competition on April 15, 2019. Bergman and Rose, of the 101st Airborne Division at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, earned the title of “Best Rangers” during an awards ceremony at the Maneuver Center of Excellence headquarters at Fort Benning, Georgia. Rose is the first Ranger to win three times, and Rose and Bergman are the first team members to win together twice. Bergman and Rose won together in 2014 when they were second lieutenants representing the 25th Infantry Division at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. Rose won again in 2017 when he represented the 75th Ranger Regiment with Master Sgt. Josh Horsager. (
Watch highlights from the 2019 Best Ranger Competition below:
PLEASE SUBSCRIBE TO CONTINUE READING.
Your subscription is important and supports our editorial integrity and our 100% veteran writing team.
Advertisers these days are afraid of being associated with controversial news outlets, like us, that take a stand.
Your subscription is vital to ensuring we can continue to publish the courageous apolitical news we are known and respected for as former combat veterans.