A U.S. Air Force Airman poses for a photo during the running portion of the MURPH challenge at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, June 26, 2020. The challenge was created in memory of Lt. Michael Murphy, who died in Afghanistan on June 28, 2005. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Destani K. Matheny)
U.S. Air Force

Team Shaw remembers with MURPH challenge

A U.S. Air Force Airman poses for a photo during the running portion of the MURPH challenge at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, June 26, 2020. The challenge was created in memory of Lt. Michael Murphy, who died in Afghanistan on June 28, 2005. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Destani K. Matheny)

U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Joshua Quattrone, assigned to the 2d Cavalry Regiment, performs the air squat portion of the regiment’s Murph Challenge in Vilseck, Germany, May 21, 2020. The challenge, done in 20lb body armor, begins with a 1.6km run, 100 pullups, 200 pushups, 300 squats, and another 1.6km run to conclude the event. It is a Memorial Day tradition that honors Lt. Michael P. Murphy, a man who received the military's highest decoration, the Medal of Honor, for his actions during the War in Afghanistan. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. LaShic Patterson)
U.S. Army

2CR Soldiers participate in the Murph Challenge

U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Joshua Quattrone, assigned to the 2d Cavalry Regiment, performs the air squat portion of the regiment’s Murph Challenge in Vilseck, Germany, May 21, 2020. The challenge, done in 20lb body armor, begins with a 1.6km run, 100 pullups, 200 pushups, 300 squats, and another 1.6km run to conclude the event. It is a Memorial Day [Read More …]