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Half-marathon runners can enjoy Kaiserslautern’s surroundings March 22.

Local sports club holds half-marathon March 22

by Petra Lessoing
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The running division of the sports club TSG 1861 Kaiserslautern will hold the 34th annual half marathon March 22 in Kaiserslautern. The 13.1-mile course with variations in height is free of traffic and leads through the scenic surroundings of Kaiserslautern. “Each type of runner can participate in this half marathon,” […]

February 26, 2015 ×

Physical fitness resources found locally in KMC

by Alysha Brandy
Fitness program manager

Ramstein’s Airmen are dedicated to maintaining their physical fitness and are truly “Fit to Fight.” With a 98.5 percent pass rate on the fitness assessment, personnel demonstrated that with personal dedication and great support, they can achieve an outstanding overall fitness standard.

February 26, 2015 ×

Sports shorts – events and notices

Sports news, events and information for the Kaiserslautern Military Community including athletic events, marathons and much more in and around Ramstein, Landstuhl, Kaiserslautern, Baumholder and Vogelweh.

February 26, 2015 ×

Soldiers dominate Armed Forces Cross Country

by Tim Hipps
U.S. Army Installation Management Command

The All-Army men swept the top six spots and the women claimed four of their top six positions as the black and gold dominated the 2015 Armed Forces Cross Country Championships at Flatirons Golf Course, Feb. 7.

February 19, 2015 ×
Contestants compete during the 86th Airlift Wing African-American History Month Committee’s 21-point coed basketball competition Feb. 14 on Ramstein.

AAHM makes slam dunk at Ramstein

Photos by Airman 1st Class Tryphena Mayhugh


February 19, 2015 ×

Take a Hike

by Donald Seltzer

VOLKSMARCHING NOTES * The calendar for volksmarching in Germany, Terminliste 2015, is available for €3 in the start hall at most events as is the IVV-Europa 2015 Calendar for €10 (which replaced the worldwide IVV calendar). These useful books lists dates, locations, points of contact and other information for each […]

February 12, 2015 ×
Seattle Seahawks fans celebrate after their team scored a touchdown against the New England Patriots during Super Bowl XLIX Feb. 1 on Ramstein. New England won the Super Bowl after stopping Seattle in the final minute of the game.

Ramstein stays up for Super Bowl XLIX

Photos by Senior Airman Damon Kasberg


February 5, 2015 ×

Super Bowl XLIX: where to watch, who to root for

Story and photos by Sgt. 1st Class Alexander A. Burnett
21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs

On Sunday, the National Football League 2014 season will culminate in the epic battle between the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks.

January 29, 2015 ×
Photo by Matt MarshSenior Airman Jeremey Pellot (middle), 86th Airlift Wing general law paralegal, poses for a photo after winning first place in a Miami Pro bodybuilding competition Nov. 23 in Herts, United Kingdom. With his first-place win, Pellot received professional status in the Miami Pro organization.

New Year’s resolution leads Airman to pro card

by Senior Airman Nicole Sikorski
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

New Year’s resolutions can temporarily change the lives of many, but for Senior Airman Jeremy Pellot, his 2013 aspirations changed him for far beyond that year.

January 22, 2015 ×
Photo by Sgt. 1st Class Alexander BurnettU.S. Army Capt. Rocky Robinson, 21st Theater Sustainment Command Regional Support Element-United Assistance human resources officer in charge, tries to keep the soccer ball away from his Senegalese opponent during a soccer game Nov. 25 at Camp Cisse.

US, Senegal play soccer together

by Lt. Col. Jefferson Wolfe
21st Theater Sustainment Command Public Affairs

On an early Tuesday morning, Soldiers from two nations walked onto a dirt field and started warming up. They worked on the same base each day and saw each other in passing, but on that day they spent the morning’s physical training hours engaged in a Senegalese pastime — soccer.

December 11, 2014 ×