Tropic Lightning Week Events, Locations and Times.

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(Schedules and standings will be published as they are reported)



Division Run
Tuesday, October 1st - 6 a.m. at Weyand Field
The Division 5k Run kicks off the start of Tropic Lightning Week.

Come out and support your Soldiers! Click here for the run route!

Makahiki
Tuesday, October 1st - 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam
These events further Soldiers' cultural understanding of Hawaiian values and traditions while enhancing confidence through competitive team-building events.
The events include: a Kayak Competition, Swim Competition, Spear Throw, 100-meter dash, Pugil Sticks and One-leg wrestling.

Final results:

1st Place: 2-14 CAV
2nd Place: 2-35 IN
3rd Place: 2-27 IN



Combat Fitness
Tuesday, October 1st - 4:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Wednesday, October 2nd - 4:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Teams conduct Land Navigation from point to point executing specific tasks along the way. All teams end at the Division Field for a mystery combat fitness event.

Final results:

1st Place: 1-21 IN Time: 4:10:56
2nd Place: 2-35 IN Time: 4:23:48
3rd Place: 2-27 IN Time: 4:58:14


Combatives
Tuesday, October 1st and Wednesday, October 2nd - 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Martinez Gym.
Eight weight classes will compete during the two-day, single elimination tournament.

Click here for current combatives schedules and standings!



Ultimate Frisbee
Tuesday, October 1st - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Wednesday, October 2nd - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Stoneman Field
Each game will be a maximum of 50 minutes broken into two-25 minute halves. The first team to score 10 goals, with a two-goal buffer, wins the game.

Click here for the latest Ultimate Frisbee schedules and standings!



Soccer
Tuesday, October 1st - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Wednesday, October 2nd - 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Watts Field
Each game will be 40 minutes long with 20 minutes halves.

Final results:

1st Place: 2-25 BSB
2nd Place: 2-11 FA
3rd Place: 2-35 IN

Click here for the bracket!



Volleyball
Tuesday, October 1st and Wednesday, October 2nd - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Wheeler Gym
Each game will be 30 minutes. The first team to score 25 points, leading by 2, wins.

Click here for the latest Volleyball schedules and standings!



Basketball
Tuesday, October 1st - 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and Wednesday, October 2nd - 10:00 a.m. to
4:00 p.m. at 3-7 FA Basketball Courts
Each game will be 40 minutes long with 10 minute quarters.

Click here for the latest Basketball schedules and standings!



Marksmanship
Tuesday, October 1st and Wednesday, October 2nd - 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at QRF2-MRF
Soldiers will undergo combat scenarios while being tested on marksmanship accuracy.



Boxing
Tuesday, October 1st - 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Wednesday, October 2nd - 6:30 p.m to 8:30 p.m.
at WAAF Contingency Warehouse
Eight weight classes will compete during the two-day event.

Click here for the boxing results!



Lightning Elite Events
Soldiers may compete in individual or a combination of LE events.

The events are as follows:

LE APFT:
Tuesday, October 1st - 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Watts Field

LE Challenge:
Tuesday, October 1st - 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Cacti Gym in C quad.
The challenge consists of three timed rounds of cross fit exercises

VO2 Max (Bleep Test)
Tuesday, October 1st - 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. at Watts Field
The test involves running continuously between two points that are 20 meters apart. As the test proceeds the time interval decreases, forcing the athlete to increase velocity over the course of the test

LE Power Lift
Tuesday, October 1st - 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Martinez Gym
This event includes two graded categories; total weight and pound-for-pound

LE 5/10 mile Run and Kole Kole Climb
Wednesday, October 2nd - 6 a.m. to 8 a.m. at Trimble Rd/ Kole Kole Rd.
Participants compete for the fastest run time.

Click here for the latest standings for the Lightning Elite events!



Tug-of-War
Thursday, October 3rd - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Weyand Field

Click Here for the latest schedule for the Tug-of-War!



Tropic Lightning Birthday Celebration
Thursday, October 3rd - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Weyand Field
To conclude Tropic Lightning Week the Division will celebrate its 72nd Birthday. Static displays and meals will be provided for 25th ID Soldiers and Families. (Families interested in attending should RSVP with respective units in advance).

An awards ceremony will recognize the top performers in the Tropic Lightning Week events, the chosen Birthday cake and the Guadalcanal Cup presentation to the Best Overall Battalion.

The 2013 Tropic Lightning Week Guadalcanal Cup Recipients

1st Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team

"Gimlets"



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