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Armed Forces women’s rugby athletes use skills both on the pitch and off
Wearing a pink ribbon in her hair, Navy Ensign Megan Neyen  leads a huddle of rugby players from all services in a cheer  ‘For Those Who Can’t’ at the conclusion of the 2024 Armed Forces Women’s Rugby Championships in San Diego, Calif. July 13, 2024. Team Army wore the motto “For Those Who Can’t’ on their uniforms to honor injured or deceased female service members. (DoD photo by EJ Hersom)
July 17, 2024 - Female rugby athletes from all five service branches competed in the Armed Forces Women's Rugby Championship here at Nobel Field July 12-13 but the competition was more than about silver and gold, it was about camaraderie, friendship and being stronger in their respective careers. 

Army beats Air Force to win gold during Armed Forces Women’s Rugby Championship
Army wins gold in the 2024 Armed Forces Women’s Rugby Championships held in conjunction with the San Diego Surfers Women’s Rugby Club 7’s Tournament in San Diego, Calif. from July 12-13. Service members from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force (with Space Force players), and Coast Guard battle it out for gold.
July 15, 2024 - Army dominated against Air Force to secure gold for the Armed Services Women’s Rugby Championship here July 13 with a score of 27-5. 

Armed Forces Women’s Rugby Championship Kicks Off Fifth Competition
2023 Armed Forces Sports Women's Rugby Championship held in conjunction with the Cape Fear 7's Rugby Tournament in Wilmington, N.C.  Championship features teams from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force (with Space Force players), and Coast Guard.  (Dept. of Defense Photo by Mr. Steven Dinote, Released)
July 12, 2024 - The Armed Forces Women’s Rugby Championship kicks off fits fifth competition here July 12-13 in San Diego.

Soldier discovers love of triathlons
Maj. Christyn Gaa, who has competed in about 40 triathlons, finished third in the women's masters division at the 2024 Armed Forces Triathlon Championship. Gaa is assigned as the commander of the 745th Forward Resuscitative Surgical Detachment... (Master Sgt. Sharilyn Wells)
July 12, 2024 - Growing up in the lakefront city of Milwaukee, Christyn Gaa could shoot hoops, dribble a soccer ball and hit softballs. Years later, while studying nursing at Marquette University, she even joined an intramural basketball squad.

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CISM 2017 at Naval Station Mayport

  • U.S. Armed Forces Sports
  • June 7, 2017 | 0:07

CISM 2017 Video by MC2 Schumaker

 

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