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RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Brian Miles flips Daniel McCollum during a martial arts demonstration for students of the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp March 15, 2012. Held monthly, the camp provides the youths an opportunity to practice larger exercises than in the center’s normal weekly karate courses. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Brian Miles flips Daniel McCollum during a martial arts demonstration for students of the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp March 15, 2012. Held monthly, the camp provides the youths an opportunity to practice larger exercises than in the center’s normal weekly karate courses. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Maximus DeMarco blocks a high kick from Ahmira Palmer during the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp March 15, 2012. The students learned moves associated with the martial arts styles of taekwondo and hapkido.  (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Maximus DeMarco blocks a high kick from Ahmira Palmer during the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp March 15, 2012. The students learned moves associated with the martial arts styles of taekwondo and hapkido. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Brian Miles observes Hayleigh Hewitt and Aidan King as they conduct a grappling exercise during the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp March 2012. As an advanced student in the martial arts class, Miles assists the instructor with small group exercises and gives advice to other students. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Brian Miles observes Hayleigh Hewitt and Aidan King as they conduct a grappling exercise during the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp March 2012. As an advanced student in the martial arts class, Miles assists the instructor with small group exercises and gives advice to other students. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Tyler Thompson, right, uses a tripping technique to throw Gerrod Gibbs off balance and onto the mat during the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp March 15, 2012. Practicing martial arts styles taekwondo and hapkido, the monthly camp allows students to conduct larger exercises than their standard weekly classes afford. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Tyler Thompson, right, uses a tripping technique to throw Gerrod Gibbs off balance and onto the mat during the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp March 15, 2012. Practicing martial arts styles taekwondo and hapkido, the monthly camp allows students to conduct larger exercises than their standard weekly classes afford. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Students in the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp practice fall techniques March 15, 2012. Rehearsing ways to fall correctly can help prevent injuries during other martial arts exercises. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Students in the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp practice fall techniques March 15, 2012. Rehearsing ways to fall correctly can help prevent injuries during other martial arts exercises. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Daniel McCollum demonstrates how to flip and safely land on his back during a martial arts demonstration for students of the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp March 15, 2012. By showing junior students how to fall from greater heights without injury, McCollum can help them build confidence for use during floor exercises. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Daniel McCollum demonstrates how to flip and safely land on his back during a martial arts demonstration for students of the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp March 15, 2012. By showing junior students how to fall from greater heights without injury, McCollum can help them build confidence for use during floor exercises. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Ahmira Palmer performs a high kick during the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp March 15, 2012. Held monthly, the camp provides the youths an opportunity to practice larger exercises than in the center’s normal weekly karate courses. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Ahmira Palmer performs a high kick during the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp March 15, 2012. Held monthly, the camp provides the youths an opportunity to practice larger exercises than in the center’s normal weekly karate courses. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Daniel McCollum  checks the form of Duncan Norwood’s punching ready stance during the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp March 15, 2012. As an advanced student in the martial arts class, McCollum assists the instructor with small group exercises and gives advice to other students. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Daniel McCollum checks the form of Duncan Norwood’s punching ready stance during the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp March 15, 2012. As an advanced student in the martial arts class, McCollum assists the instructor with small group exercises and gives advice to other students. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Students in the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp perform free-sparring exercises March 15, 2012. Practicing martial arts styles taekwondo and hapkido, the monthly camp allows students to conduct larger exercises than their standard weekly classes afford. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)

RAF MILDENHALL, England -- Students in the RAF Mildenhall Youth Center’s Karate Camp perform free-sparring exercises March 15, 2012. Practicing martial arts styles taekwondo and hapkido, the monthly camp allows students to conduct larger exercises than their standard weekly classes afford. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Thomas Trower)