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WAWG Cadet Competition

Activity Director (2023 Season)

1st Lt Kieran Ratayczak


Washington Wing Cadet Competition

24-26 Feb 2023 | Marysville, WA

Pacific Region Cadet Competition

28-30 Apr 2023 | McMinnville, OR

National Cadet Competition

Summer 2023 | Location TBA

Competitor Information (2023)


Each squadron* may field one team, which must consist of the following:

6 x Cadets (must have completed Achievement 1)

2 x Senior members or Cadet Sponsor Members (must have completed CPP).

               *Up to 2 units may join together to form a team, per CAPP 60-75 1-2c

Uniform of the Day will be Blues with tie or tie tab, no service coats.

Check-in will be 6pm on Friday, 2/24/23. Please eat dinner prior to arrival. 

Check-out will be dependent on the number of teams, but we expect a range between 1pm and 3pm. This information will be updated after unit registration closes. 

Cost Information

Units will pay for competition by using a Unit Fund Transfer (UFT). This will allow for a unit to change its participants if a team member is unable to attend after the team is registered. Participants will pay their units and the Squadron will conduct a UFT to lump sum the costs to Wing .

Cost per team member (cadets and senior escorts) is $30

Cost per staff member (cadets and seniors) is $25


CAPP 60-75 National Cadet Competition


  • Core
    • Indoor Posting of the Colors (4 cadet team)

    • Outdoor Posting of the Colors (3 cadet team)

    • Color Guard Drill (4 cadet team)

    • Element Drill

    • Team Leadership Problem

    • Written Exam

    • Cadet Physical Fitness Test

    • Uniform Inspection (2 cadet team, random)

    • Uniform Preparation (2 cadet team, random)

  • Elective
    • Public Speaking (ungraded, individual)

      • Extemporaneous - 2 cadets selected by team

      • Impromptu - 2 random cadets selected at the event

    • Panel Quiz (ungraded, team)

First and Second Place Team:

  • Will advance to the Pacific Region Cadet Competition. (This year, two teams per wing compete in Pacific Region.)

  • Must fund their own travel to region competition.

  • Will be invited to present the colors at the following WAWG Spring Conference.

PCR Competition:

  • The top two teams will advance to National Cadet Competition

  • Advancing teams will receive financial assistance from Pacific Region HQ to attend NCC.

Registration Details

Unit level registration will open on 11/21/2022, and will stay open until 1/14/2023. A team roster is not necessary in order to register.

Unit participation fees, as discussed above, will be due 1/31/2023.

A final team roster will be sent to the Activity Director NLT 2/17/2023.



Deputy Director/Chief Judge: Lt Col James Lenell

Safety/Health Services Officer: 1st Lt Dan Siau

Admin Officer: Lt Col Keith Weber

DFAC Officer:


Lt Col Keith Weber












Public Affairs: Open

Cadet Adjutant: Open

Mission Staff Assistants:



DFAC Team:



If you are interested in serving on staff at Cadet Competition, please send an email of interest to cadet-competition@wawg.cap.gov NLT 1/14/2023.

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