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New Fort Benning Wellness Center to focus on “Soldier athlete”

(Fort Benning, Ga) Official ribbon cutting for the Fort Benning Army Wellness Center Grand Opening ceremony, January 30, 2017 on Fort Benning. Left to right: Maj. Gen. Eric J. Wesley, commanding general of the Maneuver Center of Excellence, Shellea Owens, Director, Army Wellness Center, Col. Andrew Hilmes, Fort Benning Garrison Commander, Col. Larry J. McCord, commander, Fort Benning Medical Department Activity and CSM Matthew Brady, Regional Health Command, Atlantic. (Photos by: Patrick A. Albright/MCoE PAO Photographer)

Fort Benning Public Affairs / FORT BENNING, Ga. – Fort Benning’s new Army Wellness Center officially opened for business with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Jan. 30 featuring remarks from Maj. Gen. Eric Wesley, Commanding General, Fort Benning and the Maneuver Center of Excellence.  The state-of-the-art facility will focus on the Maneuver Performance Triad, a comprehensive fitness strategy emphasizing the performance and

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New Fort Benning Army Wellness Center to feature BOD POD and metabolic testing

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By Reginald Rogers, Martin Army Community Hospital Public Affairs / FORT BENNING, Ga. – When the Army’s newest wellness center opens on Fort Benning Jan. 30, it will feature various tools to aid Soldiers, civilians and family members in their quest to become healthier. One of these tools is the BOD POD, which measures body composition and allows wellness center

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Fort Benning’s Army Ten-Miler Team 2016

Fort Benning’s 2016 Army Ten-Miler Team, left to right: Spc. Calvin Powell, 2nd Lt. Luke Ranum, 2nd Lt. Connor Roche, Capt. Alex Torre-Santiago, 1st Sgt. Blake Simms, Lt. Col. Duane Patin, and Pfc. Arturo Montoya. (Photo Credit: Patrick A. Albright)

By Christopher J. Warner, MCoE Public Affairs FORT BENNING, Ga., (Oct. 5, 2016) — Fort Benning’s 2016 Army Ten-Miler Team is ready to compete in this year’s ten-miler Oct. 11 in Washington, D.C. This year’s runners are Lt. Col. Duane Patin, 2nd Battalion, 47th Infantry Regiment; Capt. Alex Torre-Santiago, Maneuver Captains Career Course; 2nd Lt. Connor Roche, 2nd Squadron, 16th,

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