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Wrestlers entertain in squared circle

Posted June 14, 2012 by anradmin

Wrestler Val Venis (left) applies a submission hold to Bob Holly during the main event of International Championship Wrestling at Eifler Fitness Center, Saturday. Holly rebounded to the delight of the crowd and pinned Venis 1-2-3 in the center of the ring after hitting his finishing move, the Alabama Slammer. The free event was sponsored…

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Army marksman wins Double Trap Gold in Spain

Posted September 26, 2014 by Sgt. 1st Class Raymond Piper

U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit Soldier Staff Sgt. Josh Richmond nails a target at the Men’s Double Trap final during the 2014 International Shooting Sport Federation World Championship, in Granada, Spain. Richmond shot perfectly in the semi-final and final round to win the top spot and earn an Olympic slot for the U.S. National Team. GRANADA,…

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Fort Huachuca represents Army in 12K Cross Country Championships

Posted January 19, 2013 by Maranda Flynn

Capt. Ken Foster, Company A 304th Military Intelligence Battalion, was selected to participate in the 2013 Cross Country Championships in St. Louis, Mo., on Feb. 2.

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Athletes take to the field at 2015 Warrior Games

Posted June 26, 2015 by Karen Parrish

Motivational posters throughout the Pentagon depict people with prosthetic limbs — even one small boy with two “blade” legs — engaged in athletics, with the sentence, “Your excuse is invalid.”

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Military training helps Soldier-athletes conquer luge challenges

Posted February 21, 2014 by Gary Sheftick,

When racing blindly down the mountain at 80 miles per hour, trust and teamwork are crucial for two Soldier-athletes who attribute their resilience in the sport of luge to military training.

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Steelhead Triathlon — three times the challenge, three times the fun

Posted June 14, 2012 by Story and photos by Jennifer Lindquist

Sleeping in was not an option for those participating in the Steelhead Triathlon Saturday, 6 a.m. at Irwin Pool. As the sun rose, so did they — preparing bikes, lacing running shoes and fastening goggles.

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Army wins Chairman’s Cup at Warrior Games

Posted October 10, 2014 by EJ Hersom

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey raises the 2014 Warrior Games Chairman’s Cup with Adm. Harry Harris, commander of the Pacific Fleet, right, during a presentation for Warrior Games athletes on the Air Force Academy football field at halftime during the Navy – Air Force football game in Colorado Springs, Colo.,…

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Army dominates 2013 Armed Forces Cross Country Championship

Posted February 8, 2013 by All Army Sports

The All Army Men and Women’s Cross Country Teams captured Gold in the team competitions at the 2013 Armed Forces Cross Country Championship, Saturday, in St. Louis, Mo. The All Army Men also took a clean medal sweep — gold, silver and bronze — in the individual Open 12K competition at the Armed Forces Championship…

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Army: Lab teams up with Boston Marathon to prevent heat injury

Posted April 18, 2014 by Kelly Field

NATICK, Mass. — As runners get ready for the Boston Marathon, many no doubt partake in training programs aimed at helping them to be optimally prepared, whether it be helping them achieve their best time and reduce physical injuries or simply to finish. With all this preparation, many may be surprised to find out about…

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Soldier, Army spouse garner gold at summer Olympic games

Posted August 9, 2012 by Scout Reports

An Army Soldier became the first shotgun shooter to win consecutive Olympic gold medals in men’s skeet in London, and while her husband watched from his computer monitor, his spouse medaled with a gold in a rifle event. In double record-setting fashion, Sgt. Vincent Hancock became the first shotgun shooter to win consecutive Olympic gold…

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