• BAGHDAD - Benton, Ill. native Capt. Jason Harvey, the fire support officer for the 1st "Black Knight" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, attached to the1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division pulls a 200-pound sled 100 yards during the "Black Knight" 1000 Competition at Joint Security Station Shield, east of Baghdad, July 12. The "Black Knights" created this partner based seven-event Morale Welfare and Recreational physical endurance event to raise esprit de corps.

    BAGHDAD - Benton, Ill. native Capt. Jason...

    BAGHDAD - Benton, Ill. native Capt. Jason Harvey, the fire support officer for the 1st "Black Knight" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, attached to the1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division pulls a 200-pound sled 100 yards during the "Black...

  • BAGHDAD - Killeen, Texas native 2nd Lt. Brent Beadle drags a 75-pound humvee tire 100 yards during the "Black Knight" 1000 Competition at Joint Security Station Shield, east of Baghdad, July 12.  The 1st "Black Knight" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, attached to the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division held this seven-event partner relay to test the endurance and stamina of the Soldiers.

    BAGHDAD - Killeen, Texas native 2nd Lt. Brent...

    BAGHDAD - Killeen, Texas native 2nd Lt. Brent Beadle drags a 75-pound humvee tire 100 yards during the "Black Knight" 1000 Competition at Joint Security Station Shield, east of Baghdad, July 12. The 1st "Black Knight" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment...

  • BAGHDAD - Greenville, S.C. native Sgt. Ernest Curry, a scout squad leader for the 1st "Black Knight" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, attached to the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division and Tuscon, Ariz. native Staff Sgt. Mark Filip, a scout section sergeant, push a 10,000 pound Humvee during the "Black Knight" 1000 Competition at Joint Security Station Shield, east of Baghdad, July 12.  Soldiers from the "Black Knight" Battalion participated in this seven-event partner based course to build cohesion and esprit de corps.

    BAGHDAD - Greenville, S.C. native Sgt. Ernest...

    BAGHDAD - Greenville, S.C. native Sgt. Ernest Curry, a scout squad leader for the 1st "Black Knight" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, attached to the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division and Tuscon, Ariz. native Staff Sgt. Mark Filip, a scout...

  • BAGHDAD - Austin, Texas native, Sgt. Cliff Conner from the 1st "Black Knight" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, attached to the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division flips a 110 pound truck tire while competing in the "Black Knight" 1000 Competition July 12 at Joint Security Station Shield.  The competition consisted of a seven-event course that required partners to work together and build cohesion.

    BAGHDAD - Austin, Texas native, Sgt. Cliff...

    BAGHDAD - Austin, Texas native, Sgt. Cliff Conner from the 1st "Black Knight" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, attached to the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division flips a 110 pound truck tire while competing in the "Black Knight" 1000...

  • BAGHDAD - Soldiers from the 1st "Black Knight" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, attached to the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division push a 10,000 pound humvee the final 100 yards of the "Black Knight" 1000 Competition July 12 at Joint Security Station Shield, which is east of Baghdad.  The Soldiers were challenged with completing seven events with a partner.

    BAGHDAD - Soldiers from the 1st "Black Knight"...

    BAGHDAD - Soldiers from the 1st "Black Knight" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, attached to the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division push a 10,000 pound humvee the final 100 yards of the "Black Knight" 1000 Competition July 12 at Joint...

  • BAGHDAD - Los Angeles native, Spc. Hershell Brown from the 1st "Black Knight" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, attached to the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division completes 100 pull ups during the "Black Knight" 1000 Competition at Joint Security Station Shield, east of Baghdad, July 12.  The competition consisted of seven partner-based events.

    BAGHDAD - Los Angeles native, Spc. Hershell...

    BAGHDAD - Los Angeles native, Spc. Hershell Brown from the 1st "Black Knight" Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, attached to the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division completes 100 pull ups during the "Black Knight" 1000 Competition at Joint...

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