Australian Army Skill at Arms Meet (AASAM)

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The Australian Army Skill at Arms Meet (AASAM) is a combat focused skill-at-arms competition that encompasses current in-service small arms systems, competed at individual and unit levels and an invitational phase for competition between foreign armies.

The competition is designed to allow for the assessment of current in-service small arms system capabilities, equipment and targetry, and training analysis of combat shooting techniques, weapon training doctrine, and small arms practices.

AASAM identifies Army's annual Champion Shot and the top 20 combat marksmen for selection in the Australian Army Combat Shooting Team (AACST). Australian Army representation at overseas international skill-at-arms competitions is selected from the AACST.

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AASAM 2020

The Australian Army Skill at Arms Meet is an annual combat marksmanship competition. AASAM has a long-standing reputation within the ADF, amongst Armies of the Indo-Asia-Pacific Region, and with Australia’s traditional defence partners. AASAM is used by the ADF to: identify the Champion Shots of the three Services; identify the Army Top 20 Shots; select the Australian Army Combat Shooting Team (AACST); and engage with soldiers from invited foreign armies.
AASAM20 Competition Details

AASAM20 Competition Details

The invitational phase of the Australian Army Skills at Arms Meet 2020 for international teams and the Australian Army Combat Shooting Team, will be held over the period 24 March – 03 April 2020 at the Greenbank Training Area, South-East Queensland.
AASAM20 Entry Information

AASAM20 Entry Information

For entry information by category of participant see links: Individual-entry | Team-entry | Sniper-entry.
AASAM20 Contacts

AASAM20 Contacts

Contact details for the Australian Army Skill at Arms Meet 2020.
AASAM results

Past AASAM Results

The past results for the Australian Army Skill at Arms Meeting can be found here.