Task Force Patriot hosts Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty

By Spc. Veng Seng ThaoOctober 12, 2013

NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN (Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Spc. Fredy Cardenas (left), 2th Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment of Los Angeles, Calif., and Spc. Michelle Garcia (right), 4th Brigade Special Troops Battalion, of Belton, Texas, pose for a picture together at the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. The shadow run was held in correlation with the Washington, D.C., Army Ten-Miler, celebrating its 29th anniversary. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released)
1 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN (Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Spc. Fredy Cardenas (left), 2th Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment of Los Angeles, Calif., and Spc. Michelle Garcia (right), 4th Brigade Special Troops Battalion, of Belton, Texas, pose for a picture together at the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. The shadow run was held in correlation with the Washington, D.C., Army Ten-Miler, celebrating its 29th anniversary. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released) (Photo Credit: Spc. Vang Seng Thao ) VIEW ORIGINAL
NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Emily King, Company B, 1st Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, receives a placard for the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. King finished first place in the 10-mile run's women's category, with a run time of 1 hour, 17 minutes. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released)
2 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Emily King, Company B, 1st Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment, receives a placard for the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. King finished first place in the 10-mile run's women's category, with a run time of 1 hour, 17 minutes. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released) (Photo Credit: Spc. Vang Seng Thao) VIEW ORIGINAL
NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Alhaji Savage, 227th Quarter Master Company, Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, Central Command Materiel Recovery Element, receives a placard for the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. Savage finished the 10-mile run in first place of the men's category, with a run time of 1 hour, 8 minutes. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released)
3 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Alhaji Savage, 227th Quarter Master Company, Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, Central Command Materiel Recovery Element, receives a placard for the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. Savage finished the 10-mile run in first place of the men's category, with a run time of 1 hour, 8 minutes. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released) (Photo Credit: Spc. Vang Seng Thao ) VIEW ORIGINAL
NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Sgt. Jeremiah Derosier, receives a placard for placing third in the Army Ten-Miler shadow run men's category, with a run time of 1 hour, 12 minutes at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. Derosier serves with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division based out Fort Polk, La. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released)
4 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Sgt. Jeremiah Derosier, receives a placard for placing third in the Army Ten-Miler shadow run men's category, with a run time of 1 hour, 12 minutes at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. Derosier serves with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 30th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division based out Fort Polk, La. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released) (Photo Credit: Spc. Vang Seng Thao ) VIEW ORIGINAL
NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army 1st Lt. Melanie Gouthro, Company B, 4th Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, receives a placard for the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. Gouthro finished the 10-mile run in third place of the women's category, with a run time of 1 hour, 21 minutes. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released)
5 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army 1st Lt. Melanie Gouthro, Company B, 4th Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, receives a placard for the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. Gouthro finished the 10-mile run in third place of the women's category, with a run time of 1 hour, 21 minutes. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released) (Photo Credit: Spc. Vang Seng Thao ) VIEW ORIGINAL
NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Soldier prepares to grab a cup of water during the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. The shadow run was held in correlation with the Washington, D.C., Army Ten-Miler, celebrating its 29th anniversary. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released)
6 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Soldier prepares to grab a cup of water during the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. The shadow run was held in correlation with the Washington, D.C., Army Ten-Miler, celebrating its 29th anniversary. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released) (Photo Credit: Spc. Vang Seng Thao ) VIEW ORIGINAL
NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Soldiers participate in the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. The shadow run was held in correlation with the Washington, D.C., Army Ten-Miler, celebrating its 29th anniversary. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released)
7 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Soldiers participate in the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. The shadow run was held in correlation with the Washington, D.C., Army Ten-Miler, celebrating its 29th anniversary. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released) (Photo Credit: Spc. Vang Seng Thao) VIEW ORIGINAL
NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Soldiers take off running to start the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. The shadow run was held in correlation with the Washington, D.C., Army Ten-Miler, celebrating its 29th anniversary. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released)
8 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Soldiers take off running to start the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. The shadow run was held in correlation with the Washington, D.C., Army Ten-Miler, celebrating its 29th anniversary. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released) (Photo Credit: Spc. Vang Seng Thao) VIEW ORIGINAL
NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Soldier shows his motivation during the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. The shadow run was held in correlation with the Washington, D.C., Army Ten-Miler, celebrating its 29th anniversary. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released)
9 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Soldier shows his motivation during the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. The shadow run was held in correlation with the Washington, D.C., Army Ten-Miler, celebrating its 29th anniversary. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released) (Photo Credit: Spc. Vang Seng Thao ) VIEW ORIGINAL
NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Lt. Col. Kenneth Harrison, commander, 4th Brigade Special Troops Battalion, briefs Soldiers who gathered for the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. The shadow run was held in correlation with the Washington, D.C., Army Ten-Miler, celebrating its 29th anniversary. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released)
10 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Lt. Col. Kenneth Harrison, commander, 4th Brigade Special Troops Battalion, briefs Soldiers who gathered for the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. The shadow run was held in correlation with the Washington, D.C., Army Ten-Miler, celebrating its 29th anniversary. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released) (Photo Credit: Spc. Vang Seng ) VIEW ORIGINAL
NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Soldiers show unit pride while running Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. The shadow run was held in correlation with the Washington, D.C., Army Ten-Miler, celebrating its 29th anniversary. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released)
11 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Soldiers show unit pride while running Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. The shadow run was held in correlation with the Washington, D.C., Army Ten-Miler, celebrating its 29th anniversary. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released) (Photo Credit: Spc. Vang Seng Thao) VIEW ORIGINAL
NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Tawana Hairston, Intensive Care Unit Non-Commissioned Officer In Charge, 759th Forward Surgical Team, receives a placard for the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. Hairston finished the 10-mile run in second place of the women's category, with a run time of 1 hour, 19 minutes. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released)
12 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – NANGARHAR PROVINCE, AFGHANISTAN(Oct. 9, 2013) - U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Tawana Hairston, Intensive Care Unit Non-Commissioned Officer In Charge, 759th Forward Surgical Team, receives a placard for the Army Ten-Miler shadow run at Forward Operating Base Fenty, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Oct. 9, 2013. Hairston finished the 10-mile run in second place of the women's category, with a run time of 1 hour, 19 minutes. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Vang Seng Thao / Released) (Photo Credit: Spc. Vang Seng Thao) VIEW ORIGINAL