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Keeping Fit While Avoiding the Summer Heat

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David Wright, Fort Benning Public Affairs/   FORT BENNING, Ga. – Since the beginning of July, Fort Benning Morale Welfare and Recreation has been offering a full schedule of new fitness classes at Smith Gym open to all Military ID cardholders.   Soldier readiness begins with personal fitness and healthy lifestyle choices. In support of this, the Maneuver Performance Triad

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Former Mr. Olympia invites Fort Benning Soldiers to physique and fitness games

By Danielle Davis, Bayonet & Saber / FORT BENNING, Ga., (Oct. 5, 2016) — Eight-time Mr. Olympia Lee Haney visited the Maneuver Center of Excellence Oct. 4 to share tickets with Soldiers to his second annual Physique and Fitness Games. “We want to honor the Soldiers and make sure they know that we appreciate them,” said Haney. “Several of my

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Alpha Warrior competition challenges Benning Soldiers

Brent Steffenson, American Ninja Warrior champion, demonstrates how to correctly maneuver from one hanging chain to the next Sept. 27 in the Alpha Warrior exhibition at Smith Fitness Center on Fort Benning. (Photo Credit: Gerald Williams)

By Gerald Williams, Bayonet & Saber / FORT BENNING, Ga., (Oct. 5, 2016) — The Alpha Warrior competition challenged Soldiers in a timed obstacle course run Sept. 27 at Smith Fitness Center. “We are trying to promote health and fitness,” said Ronnie Duckworth, facility manager at the Audie Murphy Athletic Performance Center. “We want everyone to get fit and have

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