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FORT BENNING, GA (WTVM) -

The winner was officiallyannounced Monday as the 2013 Best Ranger Competition came to an end.

Special guest speaker ColinPowell was there to hand out the awards.

Only 24 of the original 49teams completed this year's event, which lasted 60 hours.

The winners of thisweekend's competition were Sergeant First Class Raymond Santiago and SergeantFirst Class Timothy Briggs.

Both Santiago and Briggsare members of the Fort Benning Ranger Training Brigade.

This is Santiago's fourth BestRanger Competition and he came in second with his partner in last year'scompetition.

Santiago says that thiswill be his last year competing in the event.

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