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AFA FIELD DAY 2014

Photos from "Field Day" for Basic Cadets at the Air Force Academy Friday, July 11, 2014. Basic Cadets also successfully completed a world record push-up chain Friday. Unofficially 918 Basics in a chain completed three pushups in the record attempt. Photos by Mark Reis

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadet Connor Johnson, center, gets an earful from a Cadre member during the finals of the Tug of War competition at "Field Day" Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Johnson's "Executioner Squadron" won the event. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadets celebrate after winning the Cadre vs. Basics Sprint relay during "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadet Marquis Griffin of the AFA Class of 2018 runs a leg of the Cadre vs. Basics Sprint relay during "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. The Basic Cadets beat the upperclassmen in the race. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Aaron Goins of the Class of 2016 celebrates after members of the Class of 2018 formed a giant push-up chain in an attempt Friday, July 11, 2014 to break the Guinness World Record for the largest chain push-up. Unofficially 918 Basic Cadets completed three push-ups in the attempt. Guinness will examine photos and video to decide in coming months if the Basics broke the previous record of 138 people set in 2012. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadet Caine Watlington, right, strains with fellow "Cobra Squadron" members on their way to a third place finish in the Tug of War competition at "Field Day" Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadets and Cadre members celebrate the win by "Executioner Squadron" in the finals of tug of war competition at "Field Day" Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Members of the Air Force Academy Class of 2018 formed a giant push-up chain in an attempt Friday, July 11, 2014 to break the Guinness World Record for the largest chain push-up. Unofficially 918 Basic Cadets completed three push-ups in the attempt. Guinness will examine photos and video to decide in coming months if the Basics broke the previous record of 138 people set in 2012. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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Basic Cadet Connor Johnson, center, gets an earful from a Cadre member during the finals of the Tug of War competition at "Field Day" Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Johnson's "Executioner Squadron" won the event. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets celebrate after winning the Cadre vs. Basics Sprint relay during "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadet Marquis Griffin of the AFA Class of 2018 runs a leg of the Cadre vs. Basics Sprint relay during "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. The Basic Cadets beat the upperclassmen in the race. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Aaron Goins of the Class of 2016 celebrates after members of the Class of 2018 formed a giant push-up chain in an attempt Friday, July 11, 2014 to break the Guinness World Record for the largest chain push-up. Unofficially 918 Basic Cadets completed three push-ups in the attempt. Guinness will examine photos and video to decide in coming months if the Basics broke the previous record of 138 people set in 2012. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadet Caine Watlington, right, strains with fellow "Cobra Squadron" members on their way to a third place finish in the Tug of War competition at "Field Day" Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets and Cadre members celebrate the win by "Executioner Squadron" in the finals of tug of war competition at "Field Day" Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Basic Cadets of the AFA Class of 2018 took part in "Field Day" activities Friday, July 11, 2014 at the Air Force Academy. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

AFA FIELD DAY

Members of the Air Force Academy Class of 2018 formed a giant push-up chain in an attempt Friday, July 11, 2014 to break the Guinness World Record for the largest chain push-up. Unofficially 918 Basic Cadets completed three push-ups in the attempt. Guinness will examine photos and video to decide in coming months if the Basics broke the previous record of 138 people set in 2012. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette

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