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Fighting Fires and Building Partnerships in Poland

This was Team Spangdahlem’s second time participating in the Szczecin Firefighter Combat Challenge held in Szczecin, Poland. While the competition simulates various things that could happen  on-the-job, it’s still tough; especially because it involves back-to-back obstacles completed in full firefighter gear. That’s … Continue reading

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The 100th mile

Then there were four: Four members of the 52nd Logistic Readiness Squadron ruck march team made it to the final day of the International Four Day March. Editor’s note: one of the four members was not available for photos and interviews. … Continue reading

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100 mile marchers

The Challenge: Ruck-march 100 miles in 4 days Day 1: 24 miles. 90 Degree weather. Less than 12 hours to complete. Eleven members of Spangdahlem Air Base’s 52nd Logistic Readiness Squadron formed a team to brave the heat and take … Continue reading

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