• Spc. Dusty Edwards leads a platoon in one of the stretching exercises for the  Physical Readiness Test preparation drill.  Edwards is a medical laboratory specialist who respresents the U.S. Army Medical Command

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    Spc. Dusty Edwards leads a platoon in one of the stretching exercises for the Physical Readiness Test preparation drill. Edwards is a medical laboratory specialist who respresents the U.S. Army Medical Command

  • Sgt. John Colemanares, Eight U.S. Army, executes a thigh stretch during the PRT preparation drill of the 2011 Best Warrior Competition.  Colemanares is a military policeman assigned to the 532nd Military Intelligence Battalion, Yongsan, South Korea.

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    Sgt. John Colemanares, Eight U.S. Army, executes a thigh stretch during the PRT preparation drill of the 2011 Best Warrior Competition. Colemanares is a military policeman assigned to the 532nd Military Intelligence Battalion, Yongsan, South Korea.

  • Spc. Brandon Kitchen, U.S. Army Space and Missile Command, gives it his best during the standing broad jump of the Army Physical Readiness Test.  Kitchen is a satellite systems network coordinator assigned to Bravo Company, 53rd Signal Battalion, 1st Space Brigade.  The APRT was was a demonstration event and was not evaluated.

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    Spc. Brandon Kitchen, U.S. Army Space and Missile Command, gives it his best during the standing broad jump of the Army Physical Readiness Test. Kitchen is a satellite systems network coordinator assigned to Bravo Company, 53rd Signal Battalion, 1st...

  • Sgt. Christopher Couchot, U.S. Army Reserve, contemplates his next command during Best Warrior's  Physical Readiness Test.  Couchot is a senior transmission systems operator with Bravo Company, 98th Expeditionary Signal Battalion.

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    Sgt. Christopher Couchot, U.S. Army Reserve, contemplates his next command during Best Warrior's Physical Readiness Test. Couchot is a senior transmission systems operator with Bravo Company, 98th Expeditionary Signal Battalion.

  • Sgt. Christopher Side, respresenting the U.S. Army Pacific Command, seems to contemplate the next command during the physical readiness test portion of the Best Warrior Competition.  Side is a Patriot  Missile System Enhanced Operator Maintainer.

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    Sgt. Christopher Side, respresenting the U.S. Army Pacific Command, seems to contemplate the next command during the physical readiness test portion of the Best Warrior Competition. Side is a Patriot Missile System Enhanced Operator Maintainer.

  • Spc. Bernard Quackenbush, Army Materiel Command, leads a platoon of Soldiers in physical readiness test exercises.  His duty assignment is White Sands Missile Range, N.M.

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    Spc. Bernard Quackenbush, Army Materiel Command, leads a platoon of Soldiers in physical readiness test exercises. His duty assignment is White Sands Missile Range, N.M.

  • Sergeant Major of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III explains to Best Warrior contestants the importance of their input relating to the new Army Physical Readiness Test.  The APRT was not an evaluated in this year's competition.

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    Sergeant Major of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III explains to Best Warrior contestants the importance of their input relating to the new Army Physical Readiness Test. The APRT was not an evaluated in this year's competition.

FORT LEE, Va. (Oct. 3, 2011) -- Contestants in the Best Warrior shook off the jitters with the first event of the day, the Army Physical Fitness Test, then when on to complete the exam/essay event and Army Physical Readiness Test.

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