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Senior Airman Tori, resource advisor, 94th Intelligence Squadron, practices offensive guard passing during her Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu training Dec.14, 2016 in Elkridge, Maryland. As a light feather weight BJJ competitor, Tori has won several events across the U.S. in her division, most recently International Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Federation New York Pro. She will be competing in 2017 in the International Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Federation Atlanta Pro and possibly 2017’s World Jiu-Jitsu IBJJF Championship. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Alexandre Montes) Linguist submits adversaries on and off duty
As a light feather-weight Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu competitor, Senior Airman Tori has competed in numerous tournaments around the United States, attacking her opponents with a barrage of arm bars and triangle chokes. And, believe it or not, the Airman bringing on this flurry of ferocious furor is around five feet tall and barely 120 pounds.
0 12/19
2016
Master Sgt. Brian, 22nd Intelligence Squadron, holds his first and last U.S. Air Force Marathon medals, September 9, 2016 at Fort Meade, Md. Brian is the last active-duty Airman to compete in all 19 USAF Marathons to date and is competing in the 20th USAF Marathon on September 17, 2016 at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. AJ Hyatt) 20th USAF Marathon; last active-duty Airman to compete in every USAF Marathon since the beginning
On September 20, 1997, the first U.S. Air Force Marathon was born. More than 1,600 competitors completed the marathon and received commemorative medallions. One of those individuals was an Airman named Brian from Fort Meade, Md. Master Sgt. Brian has completed the marathon every year since and now is about to compete in the 20th U.S. Air Force Marathon, which will be held Sept. 17, 2016. The USAF Marathon is an annual endurance event held the third Saturday of September at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. First held in 1997 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Air Force, the marathon has grown into a 15,000-plus participant event. The marathon course is 26.2-miles that traverses historical places on Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, including the National Museum of the United States Air Force, Air Force Institute of Technology, Headquarters Air Force Material Command, the Wright-Patterson AFB flight line, Huffman Prairie Flying Field, and the Wright Brothers Memorial Monument.
0 9/15
2016
Chief Master Sgt. Julio Flores, 544th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group superintendent, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., poses with his bicycle in front of the Mississippi River, Muscatine, Iowa, July 28. Flores joined 140 other Airmen in completing the 2016 [Des Moines] Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa, simply known as RAGBRAI.  At the end of the seven day event, riders customarily dip their front tires in the river, signifying the end of the event. (courtesy photo) 544th ISRG Superintendent Completes 2016 Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa
After 1,200 miles and four months of preparation, Chief Master Sgt. Julio Flores, 544th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group, superintendent, from Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., joined 140 other Airmen in completing the 2016 [Des Moines] Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa, known as RAGBRAI.
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2016
Katherine Althoff, 707th Force Support Squadron Executive Assistant to the Director, Joint Military Personnel, poses during the National Physique Committee Baltimore Gladiator, March 19, 2016. Althoff, in her first show, took 1st place in both the Women’s Physique Open and Women’s Physique Armed Forces Categories. (Courtesy photo) 707th FSS Airman wins at National Physique Committee Baltimore Gladiator Championship
After 20 weeks of dieting and working out, her hard work and dedication helped paved the way to first place finishes at the 2016 National Physique Committee Baltimore Gladiator Championship. Staff Sgt. Katherine Althoff, 707th Force Support Squadron executive assistant to Joint Military Personnel director, was recently deemed the overall winner in both the Women’s Physique Open and Women’s Physique Armed Forces Category at the NPC Baltimore Gladiator.
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2016
Mobility Matters is a program created by Patrice Hickey, 70th Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing exercise physiologist, to prevent overuse injuries in ISR Airmen through the use of specific movements, assessments and tools that can be used inside the immediate work center. (U.S. Air Force Illustration/Staff Sgt. Alexandre Montes) Prevent injury through mobility, creating ISR culture of movement
As the Air Force continues to ‘Do more with less,’ we rely on our Airmen to be physically ready at all times. If one airmen is unable to perform their duties or even deploy, it short falls on another causing ever greater unneeded stressors on the squadron. Physical profiles are one of these pitfalls that are inherited from little to no physical activity, Mobility Matters is a program here to help prevent this from happening.
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2016
The United States Air Force team finished in first place, March 19, 2016 at 24th USA Powerlifting Military National Championships in Orlando, Fla. The USA Powerlifting Military National Championship event was open to all active duty, guard, reserve, retired military personnel DOD employees and dependents. The events held were bench press only, deadlift only, push-pull and powerlifting. (Courtesy photo) 70th ISRW Airmen win at 2016 USA Powerlifting Military National Championship
A senior airman named Alyssa and a staff sergeant named Ashlee recently took home Gold and Silver Medals for their weight class and contributed to the Air Force’s team win at the 24th USA Powerlifting Military National Championships in Orlando, Fla.The USA Powerlifting Military National Championship competition was held on March 19, 2016 and was
0 4/06
2016
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