Sgt. Jared Skelley, Force Fitness instructor with Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron, leads a High Intensity Tactical Training session for Marines aboard Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort to increase force readiness.
Join us at the SEMPERFIT Dodgeball tournament tomorrow! The tournament begins at 1700 at the MCAS Fitness center basketball court.
Beaufort Marine Cpl. Brenda Godinez discusses lessons she learned during the Warrior Training Advancement Course
Semper Fit, FFI increase force readiness:
Marines exercise during a High Intensity Tactical Training session led by Force Fitness instructor, Sgt. Jared Skelley, July 12 aboard Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort. Skelley specializes in creating workout routines for individual Marines focusing on functional planes of motion, combat readiness and injury prevention.
Explosive Ordnance Disposal Marines conduct a tool familiarization range aboard Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort July 11. The Marines conducted the range to maintain proficiency on the tools and equipment they use during routine operations.
Have you heard we have a new website? The Jet Stream publication has a new website to make sure you stay up to date on the latest Tri-command news. Check it out at http://thejetstreambeaufort.com/
Don't forget to hydrate and participate in MCCS South Carolina's Superhero 5K, tomorrow at 7 a.m. aboard MCRD Parris Island!
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Need to relax while saving money?
Head on over to Afterburners aboard MCAS Beaufort. Afterburners is a state of the art recreation facility run by the Single Marine Program. SMP works to ensure single Marines sailors, single parents, and geographical bachelor’s that live in Beaufort are the best they can be. However, the facility is available for all hands, dependents and authorized Department of Defense employee usage .
-Featuring: 23 TVs, media theater with Xboxs and Playstations, pool tables, two bars, laptops, free Wi-Fi, printing, outdoor games such as corn hole game, basketball ,and volleyball. There are plenty of bar food choices as well as a Subway located inside.
When looking for a place to relax and wind down, now you know the spot, Afterburners, right here on the air station.
For more information on SMP or Afterburners please visit MCCS South Carolina or www.mccs-sc.com.
Tammie Ashley receives a painting of her retired Military Working Dog, Sirius and pins Gunnery Sgt. Justin Boyer during his promotion ceremony. Tammie flew across the country to receive this painting and visit her MWD family, nearly six years since the passing of her son and MWD handler, Sgt. Joshua Ashley. The Marines and civilians who work at the MWD section are like family to Tammie, as they continue to ensure the legacy of Josh lives on.
The Tri-Command celebrated Independence Day aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island July 4. During the celebration, Marines, Sailors and citizens of the Lowcountry were able to listen to the MCRD Parris Island Band, learn about Marine Corps history and enjoy fireworks at sunset.
Photos by Cpl. Terry Haynes III and Sgt. Brittney Vella
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"Freedom is something inherent in our creation and should be celebrated and protected."
-Lieutenant Commander Joseph E. Wilburn
Join us in celebrating what we serve this country for each and every day! Happy Independence Day!
On this day in history in 1920, Lieutenant General John Archer Lejeune became the 13th Commandant of the Marine Corps, read more here: https://www.lejeune.marines.mil/About/About-LtGen-Lejeune/
Lt. Col. Adam L. Jeppe relinquished command of Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 31 to Lt. Col. Anthony C. Lyons aboard Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort June 25. After relinquishing command,
Jeppe was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal for his service as the commanding officer of the Stingers.
Marine Fighter Attack Training Squadron 501, also known as the Warlords, practice dropping inert or non-exploding bombs at Townsend Bombing Range, Ga. MCAS Beaufort owns and operates the training range so we can train to deploy without deploying to train.
Video by Lance Cpl. Christian Moreno