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Deployed Airmen tackle Firefighter Functional Fitness Friday in Niger

Group photo of Airmen.

Deployed U.S. Airmen pose for a photo after completing the first Firefighter Functional Fitness Friday at Nigerien Air Base 201, Niger, Feb. 7, 2020. Open to all, the fitness training gives personnel across the base a chance to participate in a rigorous firefighter workout regimen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

Photo of Airmen working out.

Deployed U.S. Airmen complete partner tire flips during the first Firefighter Functional Fitness Friday at Nigerien Air Base 201, Niger, Feb. 7, 2020. Open to all, the fitness training gives personnel across the base a chance to participate in a rigorous firefighter workout regimen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

Photo of Airmen working out.

Deployed U.S. Airmen complete partner pull-ups and burpees during the first Firefighter Functional Fitness Friday at Nigerien Air Base 201, Niger, Feb. 7, 2020. Open to all, the fitness training gives personnel across the base a chance to participate in a rigorous firefighter workout regimen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

Photo of Airmen working out.

Deployed U.S. Airmen complete group push-ups during the first Firefighter Functional Fitness Friday at Nigerien Air Base 201, Niger, Feb. 7, 2020. A new weekly base event, the workout consists of mostly team based exercises to build camaraderie and wingmanship within the group. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

Photo of Airmen working out.

Deployed U.S. Airmen complete partner sit-ups during the first Firefighter Functional Fitness Friday at Nigerien Air Base 201, Niger, Feb. 7, 2020. A new weekly base event, the workout consists of mostly team based exercises to build camaraderie and wingmanship within the group. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

Photo of Airmen working out.

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Wayland Nease, right, 724th Expeditionary Air Base Squadron firefighter, leads deployed Airmen in group flutter kicks during the first Firefighter Functional Fitness Friday at Nigerien Air Base 201, Niger, Feb. 7, 2020. A new weekly base event, the workout consists of mostly team based exercises to build camaraderie and wingmanship within the group. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

Photo of Airmen working out.

Deployed U.S. Airmen complete partner tire flips during the first Firefighter Functional Fitness Friday at Nigerien Air Base 201, Niger, Feb. 7, 2020. Open to all, the fitness training gives personnel across the base a chance to participate in a rigorous firefighter workout regimen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)

NIGERIEN AIR BASE 201, Niger -- Deployed U.S. Airmen pose for a photo after completing the first Firefighter Functional Fitness Friday at Nigerien Air Base 201, Niger, Feb. 7, 2020. Open to all, the fitness training gives personnel across the base a chance to participate in a rigorous firefighter workout regimen. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Alex Fox Echols III)