Oxnard Explorers Post #9286 has represented the City of Oxnard in law enforcement competitions across the nation such as the National Law Enforcement Explorer Competition in Atlanta, Georgia and Colorado Springs, Colorado; California Central Valley Explorer Competition, Chandler Arizona Explorer Completion and Los Angeles County Sheriff North County Explorer Competition.

Oxnard Explorer Post #9286 is also responsible for hosting one of the largest Explorer Competitions on the West Coast known as the Channel Islands Challenge. This three-day, 15-event competition held at Oxnard High School during the month of June registers competitors from Hawaii, Arizona, Nevada, Washington, and Oregon. This competition continues to be one of the Explorer Post’s largest fundraisers.