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Eglin hosts GORUCK 9/11 challenge

Members break for a moment of silence to remember the fallen during the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions.  Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles.  Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

Members break for a moment of silence to remember the fallen during the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions. Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles. Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

Participants push a log through an obstacle during the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions.  Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles.  Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

Participants push a log through an obstacle during the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions. Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles. Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

Members perform team lunges as part of the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions.  Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles.  Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

Members perform team lunges as part of the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions. Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles. Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

Nick Camargo and his team carry a log during the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions.  Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles.  Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

Nick Camargo and his team carry a log during the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions. Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles. Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

A basket of rubber bracelets with the saying “Never Forget 911” were passed out before the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions.  Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles.  Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

A basket of rubber bracelets with the saying “Never Forget 911” were passed out before the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions. Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles. Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

The instructor sprays the participants with a waterhose while they perform flutter kicks during the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions.  Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles.  Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

The instructor sprays the participants with a waterhose while they perform flutter kicks during the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions. Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles. Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

Chad Gibson gets support from his other teammates to keep going during the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions.  Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles.  Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

Chad Gibson gets support from his other teammates to keep going during the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions. Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles. Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

The team leader leads the group in push-ups during the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions.  Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles.  Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

The team leader leads the group in push-ups during the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions. Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles. Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

Nick Camargo pours water over his wife, Lyna Camargo, to help cool her off during the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions.  Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles.  Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

Nick Camargo pours water over his wife, Lyna Camargo, to help cool her off during the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions. Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles. Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

Lyna Camargo gets motivation from her teammates to push through the fireman carry during the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions.  Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles.  Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)
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Lyna Camargo gets motivation from her teammates to push through the fireman carry during the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions. Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles. Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)

Justine Dechiara receives her patch for completing the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.  This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions.  Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles.  Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)
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Justine Dechiara receives her patch for completing the GORUCK Cohesion Challenge Sept. 11, at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. This elite team-building event, led by a Special Forces veteran, featured military inspired challenges and missions. Only 24 out of the original 27 completed all obstacles. Eglin is the fifth base to complete the Team Cohesion Challenge, which is modeled after special operations training. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Jasmin Taylor)