by SSgt Jodi Martinez

During the United States of America Marine Corps Ultimate Challenge Mud Run Operation Enduring Warrior (OEW) team members help Earl Granville, former U.S. Army amputee, complete obstacles Winnsboro, S.C., Nov. 9, 2013. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Jodi Martinez/Released)

Photographer's Narrative


This was my second race with Operation Enduring Warrior. At this point, we were almost 13 miles into the race and everyone was still going strong. This team is the essence of brotherhood. Morale never dropped and everyone on the team completed the race.