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VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Following closely behind the individual runners, multiple formations pull up the rear during Vandenberg’s Fit-to-Fight Run held here Friday, Feb. 26, 2010. The run is Vandenberg’s way of holding its Airmen to a higher standard of physical fitness each month. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Angelina Drake)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Following closely behind the individual runners, multiple formations pull up the rear during Vandenberg’s Fit-to-Fight Run held here Friday, Feb. 26, 2010. The run is Vandenberg’s way of holding its Airmen to a higher standard of physical fitness each month. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Angelina Drake)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- While the sun rises to light up the roads, runners participating in Vandenberg’s Fit-to-Fight Run pass by the fitness center here Friday, Feb. 26, 2010. The run consists of three long stretches of paved road that combine to make the run approximately three miles. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Angelina Drake)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- While the sun rises to light up the roads, runners participating in Vandenberg’s Fit-to-Fight Run pass by the fitness center here Friday, Feb. 26, 2010. The run consists of three long stretches of paved road that combine to make the run approximately three miles. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Angelina Drake)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --While the sun rises to light up the roads, runners participating in Vandenberg’s Fit-to-Fight Run pass by the fitness center here Friday, Feb. 26, 2010. The run consists of three long stretches of paved road that combine to make the run approximately three miles. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Angelina Drake)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --While the sun rises to light up the roads, runners participating in Vandenberg’s Fit-to-Fight Run pass by the fitness center here Friday, Feb. 26, 2010. The run consists of three long stretches of paved road that combine to make the run approximately three miles. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Angelina Drake)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- As the first runners lead the way, the Vandenberg Fit-to-Fight Run comes to a close here Friday, Feb. 26, 2010. The 5K wing run is held every month in order to maintain a high standard of physical fitness throughout the base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Angelina Drake)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- As the first runners lead the way, the Vandenberg Fit-to-Fight Run comes to a close here Friday, Feb. 26, 2010. The 5K wing run is held every month in order to maintain a high standard of physical fitness throughout the base. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Angelina Drake)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Learning to do things as a group, Airman Leadership School students complete the monthly Fit-to-Fight Run here Feb. 26, 2010. The ALS class is scheduled to graduate in March.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Learning to do things as a group, Airman Leadership School students complete the monthly Fit-to-Fight Run here Feb. 26, 2010. The ALS class is scheduled to graduate in March.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --Starting out young, a boy completes the Fit-to-Fight Run alongside an Airman here Feb. 26, 2010. The 5K run is held monthly and shows Team V’s commitment to fitness.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --Starting out young, a boy completes the Fit-to-Fight Run alongside an Airman here Feb. 26, 2010. The 5K run is held monthly and shows Team V’s commitment to fitness.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --Signifying the end of the run, Airmen receive a high-five at the Fit-to-Fight Run finish line here Feb. 26, 2010. Members of Team V participate in a 5K run monthly in an effort to exemplify the “Fit to Fight” standard. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --Signifying the end of the run, Airmen receive a high-five at the Fit-to-Fight Run finish line here Feb. 26, 2010. Members of Team V participate in a 5K run monthly in an effort to exemplify the “Fit to Fight” standard. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --Rooting each other on, Airmen from the 30th Launch Control Group race to the finish line during the Fit-to-Fight Run here Feb. 26, 2010. The black shirts show that the Airmen excelled during their physical training test and received more than a 90 percent.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --Rooting each other on, Airmen from the 30th Launch Control Group race to the finish line during the Fit-to-Fight Run here Feb. 26, 2010. The black shirts show that the Airmen excelled during their physical training test and received more than a 90 percent.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- With his eyes focused ahead, an Airman from the 2nd Range Operation Squadron carries the guidon toward the finish line during the Fit-to-Fight Run here Feb. 26, 2010. Various Airmen have the privilege of carrying the guidon and representing their squadron.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- With his eyes focused ahead, an Airman from the 2nd Range Operation Squadron carries the guidon toward the finish line during the Fit-to-Fight Run here Feb. 26, 2010. Various Airmen have the privilege of carrying the guidon and representing their squadron.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --Twisting and stretching their bodies, Airmen of the 30th Space Wing prepare for the monthly Fit-to-Fight Run here Feb. 26, 2010. The wing run emphasizes Vandenberg’s commitment to the “Fit to Fight” motto.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather Shaw)
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VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --Twisting and stretching their bodies, Airmen of the 30th Space Wing prepare for the monthly Fit-to-Fight Run here Feb. 26, 2010. The wing run emphasizes Vandenberg’s commitment to the “Fit to Fight” motto.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather Shaw)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Ensuring that their muscles are ready for running, members of Team V participate in group stretching prior to the Fit-to-Fight Run here Feb. 26, 2010. Airmen of the 30th Space Wing run together every month showing their dedication to fitness.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather Shaw)
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VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Ensuring that their muscles are ready for running, members of Team V participate in group stretching prior to the Fit-to-Fight Run here Feb. 26, 2010. Airmen of the 30th Space Wing run together every month showing their dedication to fitness.(U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Heather Shaw)