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Pfc. Mohammad Alkhatib, from Oak Park, Ill., a multiple launch rocket system operations/fire direction specialist assigned to C Battery, 1st Battalion, 38th Field Artillery Regiment, 210th Field Artillery Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division, is awarded the Army Achievement Medal, for winning second place during the Thunder Fitness Challenge May 30, 2014, on Camp Casey, South Korea. To qualify for the competition the Soldiers must have scored 270 or above on the Army Physical Fitness Test prior to the competition. During the event the Soldiers completed five events that tested them both physically and mentally. The fitness challenge included the pushup event for two minutes, the situp event for two minutes, the pullup event for 10 repetitions, the dip event for 20 repetitions, and a three-mile run in 22 minutes or less.
Date Posted:06.03.2014 21:11
Location:CAMP CASEY, 41, KR
Hometown:OAK PARK, IL, US