344th MIB Spartan Race

U.S. Army Lt. Col. Yukio Kuniyuki, 344th Military Intelligence Battalion Commander, presents the galea helmet and broadsword trophies to Capt. Matthew Bontrager, 344th MIB Alpha Company commander, and 1st Sgt. Joseph Johnson, 344th MIB Alpha Company first sergeant, at the Mathis football field on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, February 3, 2017. This competition is held each year to help build comradery between soldiers. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Scott Jackson/released)

U.S. Army Lt. Col. Yukio Kuniyuki, 344th Military Intelligence Battalion Commander, presents the galea helmet and broadsword trophies to Capt. Matthew Bontrager, 344th MIB Alpha Company commander, and 1st Sgt. Joseph Johnson, 344th MIB Alpha Company first sergeant, at the Mathis football field on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, February 3, 2017. This competition is held each year to help build comradery between soldiers. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Scott Jackson/released)

U.S Army Capt. Matthew Bontrager, 344th MIB Alpha Company commander, poses with galea and broadsword trophies after winning the Spartan Race at the Mathis football field on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, February 3, 2017. The Spartan Race pits A and B Company against each other, the winner awarded a black galea helmet and broadsword. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Scott Jackson/Released)

U.S Army Capt. Matthew Bontrager, 344th MIB Alpha Company commander, poses with galea and broadsword trophies after winning the Spartan Race at the Mathis football field on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, February 3, 2017. The Spartan Race pits A and B Company against each other, the winner awarded a black galea helmet and broadsword. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Scott Jackson/Released)

A soldier from the 344th Military Intelligence Battalion carries a log with their team during the Spartan Race at the Mathis Fitness Center football field on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, February 3, 2017. The Spartan Race is a circuit, containing a 1.8 mile ruck march, a log carry around the track for 1 mile, body carries, 100 pullups and a Humvee drag. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Scott Jackson/released)

A soldier from the 344th Military Intelligence Battalion carries a log with their team during the Spartan Race at the Mathis Fitness Center football field on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, February 3, 2017. The Spartan Race is a circuit, containing a 1.8 mile ruck march, a log carry around the track for 1 mile, body carries, 100 pullups and a Humvee drag. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Scott Jackson/released)

Soldiers of the 344th Military Intelligence Battalion receive a briefing while in formation before the beginning of the Fourth Annual Spartan Race at the Mathis Fitness Center football field on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, February 3, 2017. The Spartan Race is a circuit, containing a 1.8-mile ruck march, a log carry around the track for 1 mile, body carries, 100 pullups, and a Humvee drag. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Scott Jackson/Released)

Soldiers of the 344th Military Intelligence Battalion receive a briefing while in formation before the beginning of the Fourth Annual Spartan Race at the Mathis Fitness Center football field on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, February 3, 2017. The Spartan Race is a circuit, containing a 1.8-mile ruck march, a log carry around the track for 1 mile, body carries, 100 pullups, and a Humvee drag. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Scott Jackson/Released)

U.S. Army Lt. Col. Yukio Kuniyuki, 344th Military Intelligence Battalion Commander, rallies participants for the Fourth Annual Spartan Race at the Mathis Fitness Center football field on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, February 3, 2017. The Spartan Race pits A and B company against each other, the winner is awarded a black galea helmet and broadsword. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Scott Jackson/Released)

U.S. Army Lt. Col. Yukio Kuniyuki, 344th Military Intelligence Battalion Commander, rallies participants for the Fourth Annual Spartan Race at the Mathis Fitness Center football field on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, February 3, 2017. The Spartan Race pits A and B company against each other, the winner is awarded a black galea helmet and broadsword. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Scott Jackson/Released)

A soldier from the 344th Military Intelligence Battalion performs a pullup during the Spartan Race at the Mathis football field on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, February 3, 2017. Alpha company won the competition. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Scott Jackson/Released)

A soldier from the 344th Military Intelligence Battalion performs a pullup during the Spartan Race at the Mathis football field on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, February 3, 2017. Alpha company won the competition. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Scott Jackson/Released)

Soldiers carry a log during a circuit for the Spartan Race at the Mathis football field on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, February 3, 2017. The Spartan Race is a circuit, containing a 1.8 mile ruck march, a log carry around the track for 1 mile, body carries, 100 pullups and a Humvee drag. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Scott Jackson/Released)

Soldiers carry a log during a circuit for the Spartan Race at the Mathis football field on Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, February 3, 2017. The Spartan Race is a circuit, containing a 1.8 mile ruck march, a log carry around the track for 1 mile, body carries, 100 pullups and a Humvee drag. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Scott Jackson/Released)

Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas -- Soldiers of the 344th Military Intelligence Battalion competed in a circuit race, between Alpha and Bravo Company, called the Spartan Race at the Mathis football field Feb. 3.


The race began at 4:45 a.m. and contained a 1.8 mile ruck march, a log carry around the track for 1 mile, body carries, 100 pullups and a Humvee drag.


Alpha company won the competition and earned a galea helmet and a broadsword.