The Double Eagle Fitness (DEFIT) Challenge is a 12-week physical fitness challenge designed to promote improved physical fitness and enhanced Army Combat Fitness Test performance across the United States Army Reserve. Registration begins Jan. 1 and the event begins Jan. 10. Visit the link below to register (CAC-enabled, but ARNet is not required).
Maj. Gen. Gregory Mosser, Deputy Commanding General, U.S. Army Reserve Command, delivers a message informing reserve Soldiers about their options concerning the COVID-19 Vaccine.
The official party stands for the singing of the Army song during the 86th Training Division assumption of command ceremony, Sept. 11, at Fort McCoy, Wis. The party consisted of, from left to right) Brig. Gen. Robert E. Guidry, commanding general, 86th Training Division; Maj. Gen. Miguel A. Castellanos, commanding general, 84th Training Division and ceremony officiant; and Command Sgt. Maj. Douglas Dieckman, senior enlisted advisor, 86th Training Division. (U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. 1st Class Debralee Best/86th Training Division)
Army reserve soldiers training at the virtual battlespace simulator (VBS3) as part of WAREX 86-21-02 exercise held at Fort McCoy WI facilitated by the 86th Training Division. The purpose of the VBS3 is to provide a virtual environment for the unit to prepare for the live convoy operation lanes held later in the week. WAREX is an annual training event integrating both combat support and combat service support assets to train United States Army Reserve Soldiers. The exercise facilitates opportunities to proactively handle real-world scenarios with competency in infantry tactics, defensive posture, convoy operations, communication planning and security.
Army reserve soldiers training at the virtual clearance training suite (VCTS) simulator as part of WAREX 86-21-02 exercise held at Fort McCoy WI facilitated by the 86th Training Division. The purpose of the VCTS is to provide individual and collective training for Counter-Improvised Explosive Device (CIED) missions to Route Clearance in a virtual environment. WAREX is an annual training event integrating both combat support and combat service support assets to train United States Army Reserve Soldiers. The exercise facilitates opportunities to proactively handle real-world scenarios with competency in infantry tactics, defensive posture, convoy operations, communication planning and security.
PHOTO GALLERY: Cold-Weather Operations Course at Fort McCoy
Students from several U.S. Army units and a U.S. Air Force unit head up a hill on a several-mile ruck march while wearing snowshoes to a bivouac site during the Fort McCoy, Wis. Cold-Weather Operations Course on the fort's southern training area Jan. 13, 2022. The CWOC is modeled after the Cold-Weather Leader Course taught by the Army Northern Warfare Training Center at Black Rapids, Alaska.(U.S. Army Reserve photo by Sgt. 1st Class Clinton Wood).
Jan. 20, 2022 - Army Reserve Soldiers were among the students participating in the Cold-Weather Operations Course at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin, in January. Designed to provide units with a subject-matter expert in cold-weather operations, the...

VIDEO: Why I Serve: Spc. Ophoven
Jan. 20, 2022 - Army Reserve Spc. John Ophoven, chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear specialist, 847th Human Resources Company, shares how he wants to serve his fellow Soldiers in support of the Sexual Harassment/Assault Response...

Survivors have rights to legal services provided by the Army
The Army provides comprehensive legal services, including Special Victims’ Counsel, to support sexual assault survivors.
Jan. 20, 2022 - To ensure sexual assault survivors receive full support after an assault, commanders, leaders, and Soldiers should be aware of the comprehensive legal services the Army provides...

Army Cyber Command experts helping to lead modernization, build collective knowledge
Cyber Room stock photo from the U.S. Army Brand Portal.
Jan. 20, 2022 - Some of Army Cyber Command’s (ARCYBER) brightest minds are among the world-class experts leading Army modernization while building ties and collective knowledge in the military, industrial and academic communities...

Selfless service, not just a one-day commitment
Public affairs staff Akuaha Moreno received the Army Civilian Service Achievement Medal for her exemplary service as the DFMWR marketing assistant, June 2021. Fort Hunter Liggett Commander Col. Charles Bell and Command Sgt. Maj. Mark Fluckiger presented award.
Jan. 18, 2022 - Each year on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the theme “A Day on, Not a Day Off” encourages us to honor his legacy with a day of service to give back to the community. This mirrors the Army’s Selfless Service value, and is...
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Brig. Gen. Robert E. Guidry
Commanding General, 86th Training Division
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Command Sgt. Maj. Douglas D. Dieckman
Command Sergeant Major, 416th Theater Engineer Command
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