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December 13, 2013

Security Forces challenge Airmen’s physical, mental abilities

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

From left to right, Tech Sgt. Kevin Garces 99th Air Base Wing command chief master sergeant executive assistant, Col. Barry Cornish, 99th ABW commander, and Chief Master Sgt. Steven Cleveland, 99th ABW command chief master sergeant, push a HMMWV during the 99th Security Forces Squadron Warrior Challenge Dec. 6 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The course consisted of seven stations that tested teams mentally and physically.

 

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christopher Tam

Chief Master Sgt. Steven Cleveland, 99th Air Base Wing command chief, and Col. Robert Ramsden, 99th ABW vice commander, drag a tire during the 99th Security Forces Squadron Warrior Challenge Dec. 6 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The challenge course tested a team’s physical, mental and teamwork ability.

 

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

The Sons of Labarchy team from the 99th Medical Support Squadron attempt to disable a 99th Security Forces Squadron member in Red Man training pads during the 99th SFS Warrior Challenge Dec. 6 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. During this challenge, teams had a 3 minute limit to disable two opponents.

 

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Christopher Tam

The only female 99th Security Forces Squadron team participating in the 99th SFS Warrior Challenge prepares for the ruck march Dec. 6 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Each team was evaluated on their time on a half-mile ruck march.

 

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Timothy Young

Airmen from the 99th Security Forces Squadron complete the last yards of a half-mile ruck march during the 99th SFS Warrior Challenge event Dec. 6 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Each team was scored by the completion time of their half-mile ruck march. Each team is assigned an escort to follow along monitoring the teams in case any medical issues arise.




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