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Team Mildenhall members take on weight-loss challenge

Members of the Purple Team perform an exercise during a weight-loss competition March 22, 2014, on RAF Mildenhall, England. The competition began Feb. 3, and is scheduled to end March 28. The competition will recognize an individual winner for the most weight lost and a team winner for the most points accumulated. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kelsey Waters/Released)

Members of the Purple Team perform an exercise during a weight-loss competition March 22, 2014, on RAF Mildenhall, England. The competition began Feb. 3, and is scheduled to end March 28. The competition will recognize an individual winner for the most weight lost and a team winner for the most points accumulated. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kelsey Waters/Released)

The Blue Team members display the trophy they won for the fastest time while competing in the last group event during a weight-loss competition March 22, 2014, on RAF Mildenhall, England. The competition began Feb. 3, and is scheduled to end March 28. By winning this competition, the Blue Team has earned more points. The team with the most points wins. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kelsey Waters/Released)

The Blue Team members display the trophy they won for the fastest time while competing in the last group event during a weight-loss competition March 22, 2014, on RAF Mildenhall, England. The competition began Feb. 3, and is scheduled to end March 28. By winning this competition, the Blue Team has earned more points. The team with the most points wins. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kelsey Waters/Released)

Members of the Black Team run together in the final event in a weight-loss group competition March 22, 2014, on RAF Mildenhall, England. The Team that wins each event receives points toward its overal score. The final weigh-in is scheduled to take place March 28. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kelsey Waters/Released)

Members of the Black Team run together in the final event in a weight-loss group competition March 22, 2014, on RAF Mildenhall, England. The Team that wins each event receives points toward its overal score. The final weigh-in is scheduled to take place March 28. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kelsey Waters/Released)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Carlos Ferran-Vargas, 100th Force Support Squadron fitness specialist from Colorado Springs, Colo., carries a medicine ball during a group event in a weight-loss competition March 22, 2014, on RAF Mildenhall, England. The event included running, speed walking, a sled pull and a medicine-ball carry. The group-event competition was worth a total of 10 points: four points for winning the competition, one for having the fastest walker and one point to each of the five teams that participated. The points will be added to the teams’ final scores during the final weigh-in March 28. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kelsey Waters/Released)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Carlos Ferran-Vargas, 100th Force Support Squadron fitness specialist from Colorado Springs, Colo., carries a medicine ball during a group event in a weight-loss competition March 22, 2014, on RAF Mildenhall, England. The event included running, speed walking, a sled pull and a medicine-ball carry. The group-event competition was worth a total of 10 points: four points for winning the competition, one for having the fastest walker and one point to each of the five teams that participated. The points will be added to the teams’ final scores during the final weigh-in March 28. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Kelsey Waters/Released)