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The Annual State Capital Explorer Competition will be held on May 2 to May 4, 2014 at the California Highway Patrol Academy located in West Sacramento.

The competition is designed to be very demanding on the physical and mental capabilities of each Explorer. Events are designed to test the strengths and limitations of a personís intelligence, personality, demeanor and physical abilities, as well as dedication and conviction to the Explorer Program. Explorers are given the opportunity to test their skills in the real life situations including Felony Stops, DUI Stops, Building Searches and a Domestic Violence situation, just to name a few. These events will be held both in daylight and night time scenarios. The competition will test the Explorers physical abilities and teamwork through obstacle courses and a tug of war. Mental abilities are tested through a variety of events including a Law Enforcement Entry Level Written Exam.

Trophies are awarded for 1st through 5th place in each event with 1st through 3rd place overall scores. First Place Grand Champion will be awarded the Commissioner Cup, $1000.00, and 50% off next yearís entry fees. Second Place will be awarded $750.00; and Third Place will be awarded $500.00.

We wish to express our thanks to our sponsors
for making this competition possible

Explorers Competition