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Vandenberg splashes through Mud Run

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Members of Team V take part in the Vandenberg Warrior Challenge Mud Run on June 30 here. Approximately 1,200 runners ran the five-mile course, which covered paved roads, off-road vehicle trails and the base obstacle course. Sixty teams participated in the event. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Vanessa Valentine)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Members of Team V take part in the Vandenberg Warrior Challenge Mud Run on June 30 here. Approximately 1,200 runners ran the five-mile course, which covered paved roads, off-road vehicle trails and the base obstacle course. Sixty teams participated in the event. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Vanessa Valentine)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Members of Team V take part in the Vandenberg Warrior Challenge Mud Run on June 30 here. Approximately 1,200 runners ran the five-mile course, which covered paved roads, off-road vehicle trails and the base obstacle course. Sixty teams participated in the event. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Staff Sgt. Vanessa Valentine)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Members of Team V take part in the Vandenberg Warrior Challenge Mud Run on June 30 here. Approximately 1,200 runners ran the five-mile course, which covered paved roads, off-road vehicle trails and the base obstacle course. Sixty teams participated in the event. (U.S. Air Force Photo/Staff Sgt. Vanessa Valentine)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- A Team V participant rinses off after the Vandenberg Warrior Challenge Mud Run that took place June 30 here. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Vanessa Valentine)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- A Team V participant rinses off after the Vandenberg Warrior Challenge Mud Run that took place June 30 here. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Vanessa Valentine)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Members of Team V take part in the Vandenberg Warrior Challenge Mud Run on June 30 here. Approximately 1,200 runners took on the five-mile course, which covered paved roads, off-road vehicle trails and the base obstacle course. Sixty teams participated in the event. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Vanessa Valentine)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Members of Team V take part in the Vandenberg Warrior Challenge Mud Run on June 30 here. Approximately 1,200 runners took on the five-mile course, which covered paved roads, off-road vehicle trails and the base obstacle course. Sixty teams participated in the event. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Vanessa Valentine)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Running along the base obstacle course, members of team Vandenberg take part in the Vandenberg Warrior Challenge Mud Run on June 30 here. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Kerelin Molina)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Running along the base obstacle course, members of team Vandenberg take part in the Vandenberg Warrior Challenge Mud Run on June 30 here. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Kerelin Molina)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Hitting the pit running, members of Team V take part in the Vandenberg Warrior Challenge Mud Run on June 30 at Cocheo Park here. “The course was designed to test the physical and mental toughness needed to build warrior ethos, which is the foundation of what it means to be an Airman," said Master Sgt. Patrick Dutkevitch, the Vandenberg Mud Run coordinator. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Kerelin Molina)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Hitting the pit running, members of Team V take part in the Vandenberg Warrior Challenge Mud Run on June 30 at Cocheo Park here. “The course was designed to test the physical and mental toughness needed to build warrior ethos, which is the foundation of what it means to be an Airman," said Master Sgt. Patrick Dutkevitch, the Vandenberg Mud Run coordinator. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Kerelin Molina)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. --Taking on the warrior role, members of Team V take part in the Vandenberg Warrior Challenge Mud Run on June 30 at Cocheo Park here. “The course was designed to test the physical and mental toughness needed to build warrior ethos, which is the foundation of what it means to be an Airman," said Master Sgt. Patrick Dutkevitch, the Vandenberg Mud Run coordinator. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Kerelin Molina)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Taking on the warrior role, members of Team V take part in the Vandenberg Warrior Challenge Mud Run on June 30 at Cocheo Park here. “The course was designed to test the physical and mental toughness needed to build warrior ethos, which is the foundation of what it means to be an Airman," said Master Sgt. Patrick Dutkevitch, the Vandenberg Mud Run coordinator. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Kerelin Molina)