What is the Strong Europe Tank Challenge?

U.S. Army Europe and the German Bundeswehr co-hosted the Strong Europe Tank Challenge at Grafenwoehr Training Area, May 10-12, 2016, with an awards ceremony held on May 13.

Six NATO nations took part in the Strong Europe Tank Challenge — each sending tank platoons to vie for first place. The participating nations were: Denmark, Germany, Italy, Poland, Slovenia and the United States.