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Team Buckley dominates at Broncos military training camp

Senior Airman Ryan Mullan, 460th Civil Engineer Squadron administration specialist, finishes a gauntlet challenge during a military training camp at the Denver Broncos’ University of Colorado Health Training Center Fieldhouse in Englewood, Colo., August 25, 2016. Team Buckley won the military camp competition after participating in five head-to-head challenges including: team ball catching, a gauntlet, tackling dummy relay, sled push and the kneeling power ball launch. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

Senior Airman Ryan Mullan, 460th Civil Engineer Squadron administration specialist, finishes a gauntlet challenge during a military training camp at the Denver Broncos’ University of Colorado Health Training Center Fieldhouse in Englewood, Colo., August 25, 2016. Team Buckley won the military camp competition after participating in five head-to-head challenges including: team ball catching, a gauntlet, tackling dummy relay, sled push and the kneeling power ball launch. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

1st Lt. James Macandrew, 460th Space Wing Commanders Action Group chief, runs through tackling dummies during the five-man obstacle course of a military training camp at the Denver Broncos’ University of Colorado Health Training Center Fieldhouse in Englewood, Colo., August 25, 2016. Team Buckley won the military camp competition after participating in five head-to-head challenges including: team ball catching, a gauntlet, tackling dummy relay, sled push and the kneeling power ball launch. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

1st Lt. James Macandrew, 460th Space Wing Commanders Action Group chief, runs through tackling dummies during the five-man obstacle course of a military training camp at the Denver Broncos’ University of Colorado Health Training Center Fieldhouse in Englewood, Colo., August 25, 2016. Team Buckley won the military camp competition after participating in five head-to-head challenges including: team ball catching, a gauntlet, tackling dummy relay, sled push and the kneeling power ball launch. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

2nd Lt. Colin Wolff, 460th Space Wing space operations officer, catches a football during the team ball catching portion of a military training camp at the Denver Broncos’ University of Colorado Health Training Center Fieldhouse in Englewood, Colo., August 25, 2016.  Team Buckley won the military camp competition after participating in five head-to-head challenges including: team ball catching, a gauntlet, tackling dummy relay, sled push and the kneeling power ball launch. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

2nd Lt. Colin Wolff, 460th Space Wing space operations officer, catches a football during the team ball catching portion of a military training camp at the Denver Broncos’ University of Colorado Health Training Center Fieldhouse in Englewood, Colo., August 25, 2016. Team Buckley won the military camp competition after participating in five head-to-head challenges including: team ball catching, a gauntlet, tackling dummy relay, sled push and the kneeling power ball launch. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

Staff Sgt. Matthew Campbell, 460th Medical Support Squadron logistics NCO in charge, throws a medicine ball during a kneeling power ball launch of a military training camp at the Denver Broncos’ University of Colorado Health Training Center Fieldhouse in Englewood, Colo., August 25, 2016. Team Buckley won the military camp competition after participating in five head-to-head challenges including: team ball catching, a gauntlet, tackling dummy relay, sled push and the kneeling power ball launch. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

Staff Sgt. Matthew Campbell, 460th Medical Support Squadron logistics NCO in charge, throws a medicine ball during a kneeling power ball launch of a military training camp at the Denver Broncos’ University of Colorado Health Training Center Fieldhouse in Englewood, Colo., August 25, 2016. Team Buckley won the military camp competition after participating in five head-to-head challenges including: team ball catching, a gauntlet, tackling dummy relay, sled push and the kneeling power ball launch. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

Staff Sgt. Jocquise Wolfe, 460th Space Wing command post operator, participates in a sled push portion of a military training camp at the Denver Broncos’ University of Colorado Health Training Center Fieldhouse in Englewood, Colo., August 25, 2016. Team Buckley won the military camp competition after participating in five head-to-head challenges including: team ball catching, a gauntlet, tackling dummy relay, sled push and the kneeling power ball launch. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

Staff Sgt. Jocquise Wolfe, 460th Space Wing command post operator, participates in a sled push portion of a military training camp at the Denver Broncos’ University of Colorado Health Training Center Fieldhouse in Englewood, Colo., August 25, 2016. Team Buckley won the military camp competition after participating in five head-to-head challenges including: team ball catching, a gauntlet, tackling dummy relay, sled push and the kneeling power ball launch. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

Team Buckley stands together during a military training camp at the Denver Broncos’ University of Colorado Health Training Center Fieldhouse in Englewood, Colo., August 25, 2016. The five-person team participated in five head-to-head skill challenges and won the overall competition. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

Team Buckley stands together during a military training camp at the Denver Broncos’ University of Colorado Health Training Center Fieldhouse in Englewood, Colo., August 25, 2016. The five-person team participated in five head-to-head skill challenges and won the overall competition. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

Gary Kubiak, Denver Broncos’ head coach, signs autographs during a military training camp at the Denver Broncos’ University of Colorado Health Training Center Fieldhouse in Englewood, Colo., August 25, 2016. The camp invited ten, five member teams to compete against each other and be a part of the NFL boot camp experience. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

Gary Kubiak, Denver Broncos’ head coach, signs autographs during a military training camp at the Denver Broncos’ University of Colorado Health Training Center Fieldhouse in Englewood, Colo., August 25, 2016. The camp invited ten, five member teams to compete against each other and be a part of the NFL boot camp experience. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spradling/Released)

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. --

Members of Buckley Air Force Base competed in a military training camp at the Denver Broncos’ University of Colorado Health Training Center Fieldhouse in Englewood, Colorado, August 25, 2016.

The five-person team participated in five head-to-head skill challenges including: team ball catching, a gauntlet, tackling dummy relay, sled push and a kneeling power ball launch. Team Buckley set record team times on two of the five events, which led them to win the entire competition.

“We were the best out there,” said 2nd Lt. Colin Wolff, 460th Space Wing space operations officer and training camp participant. “We had the most enthusiasm and went out there with a team mindset, even though none of us knew each other very well; we made it work.”

The event invited ten teams of five to compete against each other and be a part of the NFL boot camp experience.

“The NFL, USAA and we as former athletes want to honor service members by giving them a chance to compete, have fun and meet professional athletes,” said Blaise Winter, a volunteer Broncos military training camp coach. “I hope they feel value and feel empowered because they deserve it.”

The day concluded with a barbeque and a meet and greet session with members of the Broncos.

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