Images: Half-marathon trail race 'not for the faint of heart' [Image 14 of 19]
Photo by Staff Sgt. Lindsey Kibler
Marine Lt. Col. Ruben Martinez, the Marine Corps Detachment commanding officer, waits to greet Spc. Kirk Meyer at the finish line of the 2014 Chesty Puller 13.1 Trail Race, March 15. Martinez "coined" each racer as they finished, congratulating them for finishing the grueling half marathon in the name of one of the US Marine Corps' most decorated Marines, Lt. Gen. Lewis B. "Chesty" Puller. Meyer, with Troop A, 1st Battalion, 10th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, placed fourth overall, in the men's division, and third in the men's 18 to 29 year old bracket, with a time of 1:43:45.
Date Posted:03.17.2014 11:22
Location:FORT BENNING, GA, US