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Laughlin participates in wingman challenge, ruck march

Participants in a ruck march challenge receive mentorship from their cadre while performing push-ups at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017.  The ruck was a 10-kilometer march which contained various challenges along the course. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge receive mentorship from their cadre while performing push-ups at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017. The ruck was a 10-kilometer march which contained various challenges along the course. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge bear crawl on a sports field at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017.  The march itself started once the 23-person group finished a series of team-building exercises consisting of low crawls, crowd surfing, and bear crawls.  (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge bear crawl on a sports field at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017. The march itself started once the 23-person group finished a series of team-building exercises consisting of low crawls, crowd surfing, and bear crawls. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge low crawl under their team at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017.  The march started when the 23-person group finished a series of team-building exercises consisting of low crawls, crowd surfing, and bear crawls.  (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge low crawl under their team at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017. The march started when the 23-person group finished a series of team-building exercises consisting of low crawls, crowd surfing, and bear crawls. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge low crawl under their team at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017.  The march started when the 23-person group finished a series of team-building exercises consisting of low crawls, crowd surfing, and bear crawls.  (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge low crawl under their team at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017. The march started when the 23-person group finished a series of team-building exercises consisting of low crawls, crowd surfing, and bear crawls. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge perform a crowd surfing exercise at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017.  The ruck, which started at Laughlin’s football field and continued throughout the base, was a 10-kilometer march which contained various challenges at various points along the route. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge perform a crowd surfing exercise at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017. The ruck, which started at Laughlin’s football field and continued throughout the base, was a 10-kilometer march which contained various challenges at various points along the route. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge perform a crowd surfing exercise at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017.  The ruck, which started at Laughlin’s football field and continued throughout the base, was a 10-kilometer march which contained various challenges at various points along the route. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge perform a crowd surfing exercise at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017. The ruck, which started at Laughlin’s football field and continued throughout the base, was a 10-kilometer march which contained various challenges at various points along the route. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge slink through a sand-filled volleyball court at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017.  The ruck, which started at Laughlin’s football field and continued throughout the base, was a 10-kilometer march which contained various challenges at various points along the route. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge slink through a sand-filled volleyball court at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017. The ruck, which started at Laughlin’s football field and continued throughout the base, was a 10-kilometer march which contained various challenges at various points along the route. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge carries a newly filled sand bag at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017.  The march stopped at various points along the trail to either complete a challenge, or to add more weight to their packs. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge carries a newly filled sand bag at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017. The march stopped at various points along the trail to either complete a challenge, or to add more weight to their packs. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge lift a log at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017.  The ruck, which challenged the 23-person team at various points during the 10 kilometer march, consisted of many team cohesion challenges. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge lift a log at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017. The ruck, which challenged the 23-person team at various points during the 10 kilometer march, consisted of many team cohesion challenges. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

Participants in a ruck march challenge lift a log at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017.  The ruck, which challenged the 23-person team at various points during the 10 kilometer march, consisted of many team cohesion challenges. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)
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Participants in a ruck march challenge lift a log at Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas, Oct. 14, 2017. The ruck, which challenged the 23-person team at various points during the 10 kilometer march, consisted of many team cohesion challenges. (U.S. Air Force photo\Airman 1st Class Daniel Hambor)

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