Stress Shoot

By Pfc. Kissta FeldnerJuly 16, 2009

Spc. Stephen Segars (left) and Pfc. Colby Mooney (right) of Mortars Platoon, Headquarters Troop, 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, litter carry a teammate during the 1-73 Cav's "Stress Shoot" competition at Fort Bragg, NC July 15. The event put the competitors through a grueling series of physical challenges culminating in a marksmanship competition to see who could shoot the best under the most stressful conditions. (U.S. Army photo by SSG Mike Pryor, 2nd BCT, 82nd Abn Div PAO)
1 / 8 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Spc. Stephen Segars (left) and Pfc. Colby Mooney (right) of Mortars Platoon, Headquarters Troop, 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, litter carry a teammate during the 1-73 Cav's "Stress Shoot" competition at Fort Bragg, NC July 15. The event put the competitors through a grueling series of physical challenges culminating in a marksmanship competition to see who could shoot the best under the most stressful conditions. (U.S. Army photo by SSG Mike Pryor, 2nd BCT, 82nd Abn Div PAO) (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Michael J Pryor (82d Airborne)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Nathan Kaiser (left) of Mortars Platoon, Headquarters Troop, 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, hurls up his breakfast while attempting to litter carry a plus-sized teammate during the 1-73 Cav's "Stress Shoot" competition at Fort Bragg, NC July 15. The event put the competitors through a grueling series of physical challenges culminating in a marksmanship competition to see who could shoot the best under the most stressful conditions. (U.S. Army photo by SSG Mike Pryor, 2nd BCT, 82nd Abn Div PAO)
2 / 8 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Nathan Kaiser (left) of Mortars Platoon, Headquarters Troop, 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, hurls up his breakfast while attempting to litter carry a plus-sized teammate during the 1-73 Cav's "Stress Shoot" competition at Fort Bragg, NC July 15. The event put the competitors through a grueling series of physical challenges culminating in a marksmanship competition to see who could shoot the best under the most stressful conditions. (U.S. Army photo by SSG Mike Pryor, 2nd BCT, 82nd Abn Div PAO) (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Michael J Pryor (82d Airborne)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Paratroopers from Mortars Platoon, Headquarters Troop, 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, drop to the ground from exhaustion while litter carrying a plus-sized teammate during the 1-73 Cav's "Stress Shoot" competition at Fort Bragg, NC July 15. The event put the competitors through a grueling series of physical challenges culminating in a marksmanship competition to see who could shoot the best under the most stressful conditions. (U.S. Army photo by SSG Mike Pryor, 2nd BCT, 82nd Abn Div PAO)
3 / 8 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Paratroopers from Mortars Platoon, Headquarters Troop, 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, drop to the ground from exhaustion while litter carrying a plus-sized teammate during the 1-73 Cav's "Stress Shoot" competition at Fort Bragg, NC July 15. The event put the competitors through a grueling series of physical challenges culminating in a marksmanship competition to see who could shoot the best under the most stressful conditions. (U.S. Army photo by SSG Mike Pryor, 2nd BCT, 82nd Abn Div PAO) (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Michael J Pryor (82d Airborne)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Paratroopers from Mortars Platoon, Headquarters Troop, 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, drop to the ground from exhaustion while litter carrying a plus-sized teammate during the 1-73 Cav's "Stress Shoot" competition at Fort Bragg, NC July 15. The event put the competitiors through a grueling series of physical challenges culminating in a marksmanship competition to see who could shoot the best under the most stressful conditions. (U.S. Army photo by SSG Mike Pryor, 2nd BCT, 82nd Abn Div PAO)
4 / 8 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Paratroopers from Mortars Platoon, Headquarters Troop, 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, drop to the ground from exhaustion while litter carrying a plus-sized teammate during the 1-73 Cav's "Stress Shoot" competition at Fort Bragg, NC July 15. The event put the competitiors through a grueling series of physical challenges culminating in a marksmanship competition to see who could shoot the best under the most stressful conditions. (U.S. Army photo by SSG Mike Pryor, 2nd BCT, 82nd Abn Div PAO) (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Michael J Pryor (82d Airborne)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Paratroopers from 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, get into position on the firing line at the culmination of the 1-73 Cav's "Stress Shoot" competition at Fort Bragg, NC July 15. The event put the competitiors through a grueling series of physical challenges culminating in a marksmanship competition to see who could shoot the best under the most stressful conditions. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Kissta Feldner, 2nd BCT, 82nd Abn Div PAO)
5 / 8 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Paratroopers from 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, get into position on the firing line at the culmination of the 1-73 Cav's "Stress Shoot" competition at Fort Bragg, NC July 15. The event put the competitiors through a grueling series of physical challenges culminating in a marksmanship competition to see who could shoot the best under the most stressful conditions. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Kissta Feldner, 2nd BCT, 82nd Abn Div PAO) (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Michael J Pryor (82d Airborne)) VIEW ORIGINAL
(left to right) Spc. Stephen Segal, Sgt. Nathan Kaiser, and Pfc. Colby Mooney, Headquarters Troop, 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, come to the end of a seven-mile road march that started off the 1-73 Cav's "Stress Shoot" competition at Fort Bragg, NC July 15. The event put the competitiors through a grueling series of physical challenges culminating in a marksmanship competition to see who could shoot the best under the most stressful conditions. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Kissta Feldner, 2nd BCT, 82nd Abn Div PAO)
6 / 8 Show Caption + Hide Caption – (left to right) Spc. Stephen Segal, Sgt. Nathan Kaiser, and Pfc. Colby Mooney, Headquarters Troop, 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, come to the end of a seven-mile road march that started off the 1-73 Cav's "Stress Shoot" competition at Fort Bragg, NC July 15. The event put the competitiors through a grueling series of physical challenges culminating in a marksmanship competition to see who could shoot the best under the most stressful conditions. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Kissta Feldner, 2nd BCT, 82nd Abn Div PAO) (Photo Credit: Pfc. kissta feldner) VIEW ORIGINAL
Pvt. Shawn Griffith (left) and Sgt. Michael McCaskey, of A Troop, 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, help carry Pfc. Scott Vest 500 meters on a litter during the 1-73 Cav's "Stress Shoot" competition at Fort Bragg, NC July 15. The event put the competitiors through a grueling series of physical challenges culminating in a marksmanship competition to see who could be the best shot under the most stressful conditions. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Kissta Feldner, 2nd BCT, 82nd Abn Div PAO)
7 / 8 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Pvt. Shawn Griffith (left) and Sgt. Michael McCaskey, of A Troop, 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, help carry Pfc. Scott Vest 500 meters on a litter during the 1-73 Cav's "Stress Shoot" competition at Fort Bragg, NC July 15. The event put the competitiors through a grueling series of physical challenges culminating in a marksmanship competition to see who could be the best shot under the most stressful conditions. (U.S. Army photo by Pfc. Kissta Feldner, 2nd BCT, 82nd Abn Div PAO) (Photo Credit: Pfc. Kissta Feldner) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Michael McCaskey, of A Troop, 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, conducts a timed ruck-rigging exercise during the 1-73 Cav's "Stress Shoot" competition at Fort Bragg, NC July 15. The event put the competitiors through a grueling series of physical challenges culminating in a marksmanship competition to see who could shoot the best under the most stressful conditions. (U.S. Army photo by SSG Mike Pryor, 2nd BCT, 82nd Abn Div PAO)
8 / 8 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Michael McCaskey, of A Troop, 1st Squadron, 73rd Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, conducts a timed ruck-rigging exercise during the 1-73 Cav's "Stress Shoot" competition at Fort Bragg, NC July 15. The event put the competitiors through a grueling series of physical challenges culminating in a marksmanship competition to see who could shoot the best under the most stressful conditions. (U.S. Army photo by SSG Mike Pryor, 2nd BCT, 82nd Abn Div PAO) (Photo Credit: Pfc. Kissta Feldner) VIEW ORIGINAL