Those who placed in the Ellsworth Air Force Base’s Strongest Competition pose for a group photo at the Pride Hangar on Ellsworth AFB, S.D., April 25, 2019. Event participants faced off on five tests of strength via a max-out deadlift, farmer’s carry, tire flip, keg run and vehicle pull. First place winners were Senior Airman Ellicia Word, top left, a 28th Medical Support Squadron medical logistician, and Tech. Sgt. Dustin Jespersen, top middle, a 28th Operations Squadron survival, evasion, resistance and escape specialist. Second place went to Staff Sgt. Brittany Binder, bottom middle, the 28th Force Support Squadron Fitness Assessment Cell noncommissioned officer in charge, and Staff Sgt. Jacob Restemayer, bottom right, who is assigned to the 28th Logistics Readiness Squadron. The athletes in third place were military spouse Eugenie Weaver, top right, and Capt. Max, bottom left, who is assigned to the 89th Attack Squadron. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Jette Carr)

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