Sheriff Tom Knight's 7th Annual Corporate SWAT Challenge

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The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is recruiting teams for Sheriff Tom Knight's 7th Annual Corporate SWAT Challenge.

The Corporate SWAT Challenge will be held Saturday, October 15, 2016, at Knight Trail Park in Nokomis. The event is an exclusive team-building competition that includes four tactical events involving endurance activities and strategic thinking.

The inaugural Corporate SWAT Challenge in 2010 was so successful that the field has been expanded to include up to 12 teams. Each team is assigned a SWAT member advisor and must have 5-8 participants, including one female.

The entry fee per team is $1,000. The Corporate SWAT Challenge benefits the Sheriff's Activities League.

Sponsorship opportunities are also available. For more information and registration packets contact the Community Affairs Office, 941.861.4005, or visit and under "About" click on "Corporate SWAT Challenge."