FORT HOOD, Texas – Registration is under way for the Tactical Athlete Games, a fitness competition that will be held Feb. 11 from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Fort Hood’s Applied Functional Fitness Center. There is a $20 registration fee, which includes a T-shirt. Deadline for registration and payment is Feb. 4.
The special Soldier-edition event, which caters to all body types and ages, includes 10 standardized fitness activities such as bench press, dead lift, pull-ups, standing triple jump, 25-yard sprint and push-ups.
Athletes will have 90 minutes to complete the mandatory events. The final event will be a steel bell shuttle race, which will be held after everyone has completed the 10 events. Athletes are scored after each event and will be ranked with other athletes within the participants’ division.
To register and to find out detailed event information, visit: http://ow.ly/C86O308u6DE
Media interested in attending this event should contact CRDAMC Public Affairs at (254) 288-8005 or (254) 338-6087 for gate time.