Cadets from AFJROTC WA-952 participated in a 2-hour 'warrior day' exercise at the University of Portland where they worked through agility, speed and strength in an attempt to out score the university cadets...mud, sweat, and tears; and a lot of smiles as they knocked out at least 10,000 steps each on the course!
Many great activities were completed this week and last week. Our favorite was Taste in Space! It took some bravery and trust on the part of the Bronchos, but they did a great job, and learned a lot about their own sense of taste as well as how micro-gravity can affect an astronaut's sense of taste. Okay, we also found out that we really like...and really don't like some foods we tasted! Lemon juice? Wow!
We are also very excited to Skype with Mr. Muniz's class in Madrid, Spain this week! We will be recording that event and posting it in our next blog!
Today we performed the Astro Agility Course which was untimed and wanted to see if the participants were able to maneuver the course with the help of staff and then by themselves. Everyone did a fantastic job.
We also used weights and resistance band to see if they could handle the resistanc