Images: Surf Camp [Image 2 of 2]
Photo by Spc. Megan Leuck
Instructors and pro-surfers Skeeter Zimmerman (left) and Matt Kechele demonstrated the proper techniques of standing on a surf board during the surf camp held at U.S. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay's Windmill Beach, Nov. 1, 2008. The camp was offered to Naval Station personnel and Joint Task Force Guantanamo troopers as part of the Navy Exchange Customer Appreciation Weekend. JTF Guantanamo conducts safe, humane, legal and transparent care and custody of detained enemy combatants, including those convicted by military commission and those ordered released. The JTF conducts intelligence collection, analysis and dissemination for the protection of detainees and personnel working in JTF Guantanamo facilities and in support of the Global War on Terror. JTF Guantanamo provides support to the Office of Military Commissions, to law enforcement and to war crimes investigations. The JTF conducts planning for and, on order, responds to Caribbean mass migration operations.