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June 21, 2013

Warrior Fitness Center keeps Nellis Airmen fit to fight

U.S. Air Force photo by Caitlin Kenney

Victor Dioguino, 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron vehicle maintenance journeyman, spots Matthew McLaughlin, 99th LRS vehicle maintenance journeyman, as he lifts weights at the Warrior Fitness Center at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., June 17. The fitness center has free weights and weight lifting machines on the first floor.
 

U.S. Air Force photo by Caitlin Kenney

Donald McConnell, an Air Force retiree, swims laps in the Warrior Fitness Center pool June 17, at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The fitness center’s 25-meter swimming pool is used for lap swimming from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. daily. Swimming lessons are offered by outdoor recreation and are held at the Warrior Fitness Center’s pool.
 

U.S. Air Force photo by Caitlin Kenney

Juan Santos, 99th Logistics Readiness Squadron Nellis Support Center superintendent, looks back as Chris Goff, 99th LRS NSC lodging coordinator, hits a racquetball at the Warrior Fitness Center at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., June 14. The racquetball courts are available for use as are equipment rentals at the front desk. The racquetball courts can be reserved for an hour long time slots but are usually first come first serve.
 

U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew Lancaster

Patrons of the Warrior Fitness Center exercise on treadmills at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., June 17. The fitness center has ellipticals, stair climber machines, stationary bikes, treadmills and row machines for cardio workouts. To use the cardio equipment you need to be 16 or older. Proper fitness attire and proper running shoes are also a requirement.
 

U.S. Air Force photo by Caitlin Kenney

Neil Armstrong, 99th Contracting Squadron infrastructure flight NCO in charge, lifts weights at the Warrior Fitness Center at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., June 17. Weights, cardio equipment and exercise classes are available to Department of Defense ID card holders and their family members.
 

U.S. Air Force photo by Lawrence Crespo

Audry Shontz, 64th Aggressors Squadron red air controller, performs a workout routine on the Smith Squat Machine June 17, at the Warrior Fitness Center at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The Warrior Fitness Center offers a variety weight training machines and free weights for a complete body workout.
 
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Members of Naval Recruiting District San Diego participate in group physical training at the Warrior Fitness Center at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., June 17. Many military units in the Las Vegas area participate in group physical training at the fitness center.




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