Cadet Competition: 15-17 Mar 2019

Florida Wing Cadet Compeition
Florida Elks Youth Camp, Umatilla Florida
15 - 17 Mar 2019
Competition Director:  Maj Thomas Miller
Cadet Competition


The Florida Wing Cadet Competition is an annual event that cadet color guard teams compete in to represent the Florida Wing at the Southeast Region Cadet Competition. The event consist of many areas of competition, from military drill performances, to athletic challenges to academic evaluation.  Competition rules are set at the national level.  



  • Must have completed Achievement One (Curry).
  • Must be on the Monthly Membership Listing at the time of the competition.
  • Cadets 18 and over must have completed Cadet Protection Policy Training (CPPT).

Senior Members

  • Must have completed level one and Cadet Protection Policy Training (CPPT Basic).
  • Must be on the Monthly Membership Listing at the time of the competition.


  • $700 per team (6 cadets and 2 Senior Member escorts)
  • Fee includes lodging and meals (see Lodging and Meals sections)
  • No shows will not be afforded a refund.


Team Applications

  • Team applications shall be submitted NLT 01 Mar 2019.
  • Applications shall consist of a roster of 6 cadets and 2 SM escorts, a copy of the Wing Banker transfer request for the activity fee, and signed copies of the cadet forms listed below. Applications shall be emailed to
  • A fully signed FLWGF 500 and CAPF 161 must be uploaded for each cadet within the online application.

Staff Applications

  • Staff members will be needed to support the competition in areas such as: judges, test proctors, time keepers, recorders, line judges, panel quiz moderator, photographers and other duties. 
  • Members interested in staffing should email Maj Miller at


  • Teams may bring spectators, but they are the full responsibility of the team.
  • Spectators shall be listed on the team registration.

Transportation to and from such activity is not the responsibility of CAP.  Privately owned vehicles travel to or from such activity is performed strictly at the member’s own risk (reference CAPR 77-1, para 6c and CAPR 52-16, para 8-10) and is not under CAP direction and control. Transportation during the activity will NOT be provided.


Florida Elks Youth Camp

24175 SE Highway 450

Umatilla, FL 32784



 Here is a map indicating the drop off point:


Team participants and staff will check in no earlier than 1900 hrs and no later than 2100 hrs on 15 Mar 2019 at the designated location.  Members checking in must be in uniform as prescribed below and have their CAP Membership Card and CAPF 161 on them.


Friday     - No Meals will be provided. 

Saturday - Breakfast

Sunday   - Breakfast 


Friday – Team shirts (or casual t-shirt of good taste) and blue jeans.
Saturday - Each team will be given a schedule of events at the time of check-in.  This schedule of events will be used to determine what uniform will be worn during the event.
Sunday - Short sleeve blue shirt (no tie) with ribbons for the awards ceremony.


Teams shall bring all required equipment to perform a competition as stated in the competition guidelines including CAPP 52-4, CAPM 52-4, and CAPR 900-2. Teams will need to bring all their own equipment.


Teams will be judged in accordance with National Cadet Competition Cur riculum Guide Pamphlet 52-4, dated February 2015.

For Indoor and Outdoor Practical Drill Event Reporting Procedures we will be using the National Cadet Competition Man ual 52-4, dated 2 June 2009.


This year Florida Wing will offer the following elective events:

• Pre-competition service project (team of 2 cadets)
• Panel Quiz (team of 4 cadets)


The teams are responsible for the following:

  • Transportation to/from and during activity.
  • TEAM sponsors - 1 or 2 for all cadets, in accordance with the CPPT for overnight activities. 
  • Follow all CAP regulations. 
  • Conduct of all members of their team, sponsors and spectators.


For questions about the activity contact Maj Miller at