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Soldiers Compete In Slovenian Challenge Cup

A Slovenian Army soldier deployed to Kosovo with Multinational Battle Group-West carries her teammate during the combat fitness test portion of the Slovenian Challenge Cup, held Oct. 8, 2015, at Camp Villagio Italia, Kosovo. (U.S. Army photo by Ardian Nreca)

Rain, mud and cold at Camp┬áVillage Italia, Kosovo didn’t stop 14 teams of international participants — to include US Army Soldiers — from competing in the Slovenian Challenge Cup, which involved a series of physical and mental challenges that included a combat fitness test, 10-kilometer foot march, weapons range, individual first aid and wounded recover skills, and group tug of war event. Continue reading Soldiers Compete In Slovenian Challenge Cup