Photo Credit: Brandi Schiff, Office of the Chief of Public Affairs-Midwest
Drill Sergeant Jeremy S. Beals, Drill Sergeant Exhibitor Program, Accessions Support Brigade, Ft. Knox, KY, takes a couple hundred Chicago Fire Department Academy Recruits through a series of exercises to showcase Army physical fitness during "Chicago Moves Day." The Windy City event was held at Daley Plaza on Friday, 15 May, 2009, to promote a healthy lifestyle and regular physical fitness. Beals' participation helped to showcase the benefits of the U.S. Army's disciplined fitness program. In addition to Beals and the Fire Dept, the Chicago Police department and the USMC participated as well. The event was sponsored by the Mayor's 'Chicago Fitness Council' and attracted hundreds of participants despite the rain for the two-hour event.