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March 14, 2014

CAF Day: Physically “Charged”

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Desert Lightning Team members pose with Jarret Johnson, linebacker for the San Diego Chargers of the National Football League, following a workout at here, March 3. D-M acknowledged the physical pillar of Comprehensive Airmen Fitness Day by offering Airmen a chance to work out with Johnson.
 
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Jarret Johnson, linebacker for the San Diego Chargers of the National Football League, trains with a heavy rope during circuit training here, March 3. During a base visit, Johnson helped stress the importance of physical fitness for Comprehensive Airmen Fitness Day.
 
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Members of “Team VIP”, including Jarret Johnson, linebacker for the San Diego Chargers, carry a teammate on a litter during a Comprehensive Airmen Fitness Day competition. D-M recognized the physical pillar of CAF which is defined as performing and excelling in physical activities that require aerobic fitness, endurance, strength, flexibility and body composition derived through exercise, nutrition and training.
 
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Members of “Team VIP”, including Jarret Johnson, linebacker for the San Diego Chargers of the NFL, pose for a picture after completing a Comprehensive Airmen Fitness Day challenge at here, March 3. “Team VIP” started the challenge first and finished with the fastest time.
 
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Members of “Team VIP”, including NFL player Jarret Johnson, sprint during a timed Comprehensive Airmen Fitness Day competition. More than 50 Desert Lightning Team members participated in the competition with “Team VIP” finishing with the fastest time.
 
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Jarret Johnson, linebacker for the San Diego Chargers of the National Football League, poses for a photo between Col. Michael T. Rawls, 355th Fighter Wing vice commander, and his wife Scotta Rawls during a fitness challenge here, March 3. Johnson visited the base and helped highlight the physical pillar of Comprehensive Airmen Fitness Day.




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