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Reigning Commander’s Cup champion, Defense Logistics Agency, and FY19 intramural softball champion, 911th Technical Rescue Engineer Company, squared off in an intense flag football season opener that needed two overtime periods to finally decide the outcome, Sept. 10 at Graves Field.

More than 100 Belvoir Soldiers and civilians gathered Sept. 6 at the Graves Fitness Track and MWR Resilience Obstacle Course to compete in the 2019 #BeThere Resilience Team Challenge—a physical fitness event that promoted endurance, determination and the commitment to stand together to preve…

Opening day of the 2019 Fort Belvoir fall Little League season got off to unique and exciting start Saturday when the teams took to the diamond wearing official Washington Nationals jerseys—a special gift from the National League franchise that was part of the Team UP initiative.

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Awareness Powder Puff Game

To promote resilience and inspire the Army community to take on life’s obstacles, hurdles and disappointments as a team, Belvoir MWR hosts the #BeThere Resilience Team Challenge, a physical fitness event that pushes endurance, determination and will to the limits, Friday, starting at 6 a.m. …

A six-lady golf team representing Fort Belvoir’s Ladies’ Golf Association recently participated in the 73rd Virginia State Golf Association Women’s Team Matches held at Williamsburg Golf Club in Williamsburg, Va.

To raise awareness of domestic violence and sexual assault and increase knowledge of its effects and prevention, the Fort Belvoir Family Advocacy Program and Army Community Services will, once again, host the 2019 Powder Puff Flag Football game, Sept. 12, starting at 7 p.m. at Pullen Field.

There’s nothing more relaxing than enjoying a lazy Saturday on the water after a hectic week. But, did you know the U.S. Coast Guard’s most recent compilation of recreational boating casualty data, from 2017, counted 4,291 incidents that resulted in 658 deaths, 2,629 injuries and approximate…

Outdoor Pools Open through Monday

Nearly 30 of Fort Belvoir’s youth community wrapped up the 2019 Child and Youth Services summer sports camp season, including training in football, cheerleading, basketball, soccer and golf; with a week-long tennis clinic, Aug. 12-16 at the Graves Fitness Center Courts.

Defense Logistics Agency is poised to clinch the FY19 Commander’s Cup after its athletes dominated the fairways and greens of the Golf Club’s Gunston Course, Aug. 15 to win the intramural golf championship title.

The Ladies Golf Association of Fort Belvoir hosted its annual Memorial Tournament to recognize and honor the group’s past members, Aug. 13 at the Golf Club. Competition followed a four-person team format with two-person best-ball scoring.

Sonic Boom Track Club celebrates another winning season

Amid ideal weather and course conditions, more than 50 golfers—including Ladies Golf Association of Fort Belvoir and Men’s Club members, and several wounded Service members—took to the fairways and greens of the Golf Club’s Gunston Course to compete in the second annual LGAFB Wounded Warrior…

Defense Logistics Agency once again showcased its athletic consistency and undeniable determination to claim the coveted Commander’s Cup, when the top-ranked unit won the FY19 intramural bowling championship title for the third straight year, Aug. 8 at the Bowling Center. DLA powered past Ce…

Fort Belvoir’s Connelly Outdoor Pool at the Officers’ Club “goes to the dogs,” Sept. 7 when MWR wraps up another summer swim season with the 2019 Pooch Plunge, a chance for canine community members to get in one last dip before fall.

Fort Belvoir community members and mission-partner personnel got a rare chance to get in an early morning workout with senior Army and garrison leaders, July 30 at Specker Field House, during a Functional Fitness class. 

With the final stretch of the FY19 Commander’s Cup race fast approaching, it’s time, once again, to take a look at the overall rankings picture and identify the major contenders.

Youth Football, Cheer Registration Open

The 911th Technical Rescue Engineer Company earned its third, consecutive intramural softball trophy, when the unit narrowly defeated Defense Threat Reduction Agency, 12-9 in the FY19 championship final, Monday at Graves Field. Coming out of the regular season with a solid 9-3 record, the fo…

Athletes playing in this year’s installment of Fort Belvoir’s Bulldogs youth football program, coordinated through Child and Youth Services, spent last week at the annual training camp at Pullen Field as they prepare for the 2019 Fairfax County Youth Football League season. Players in every …

Defending softball champion, 911th Technical Rescue Engineer Company, and Defense Threat Reduction Agency earned their tickets to the FY19 intramural softball championship showdown, when the squads respectively eliminated 1st Capabilities Integration Group and reigning Commander’s Cup champi…

The winners of the Ladies Golf Association of Fort Belvoir’s annual Member-Guest tournament—played July 9 on the Golf Club’s Woodlawn Course— have been announced by Publicity Chair, Susan Smith. The team consisting of Kim Kohler, Oksan Hite, Christine Sohn and Angie Werner claimed the champi…

Fort Belvoir is known for being home to some of the Army’s most competitive athletes, and last week, yet another of its Soldiers emerged triumphant in a major weightlifting championship tournament held July 13 in Manassas, Va.Sgt. Carlecia Richard, assigned to U.S. Army Protective Services B…

The Ladies Golf Association of Fort Belvoir hosted a Nine-Hole tournament, July 16 on the Golf Club’s Woodlawn Course. 

Fourteen female youth athletes from Belvoir’s School Age and Teen centers gathered at Belvoir’s Pullen Field, July 11, to participate in a new Child and Youth Services program for girls designed to promote physical fitness and encourage self improvement. 

Reigning Commander’s Cup champion, Defense Logistics Agency, gave spectators a stunning demonstration of the cohesion, talent and dedication that propelled the unit to the winner’s circle in last year’s Cup title race, when it dominated Office of the Chief Army Reserve, 17-2 in a final-week …

Registration for Fort Belvoir’s Bulldogs youth football program (tackle, flag and cheer) is underway at Parent Central Services, 9800 Belvoir Road, Bldg. 200, Fort Belvoir. Players ages 7-15 are eligible and the cost is $35. All players must be registered with Child and Youth Services. 

Despite sweltering heat, humidity and approaching thunderstorms, undefeated Defense Threat Reduction Agency kept bats connecting and runners rounding the bags through four innings, to trounce Aerospace Data Facility-East, 15-0, in a late-season, intramural softball matchup, July 2 at Graves Field.

U.S. Army Legal Services Agency managed to maintain a narrow advantage over Fort Belvoir Community Hospital through six innings, to claim a scant, 7-6 victory in a late-season intramural softball matchup, June 25 at Graves Field.

The Ladies Golf Association of Fort Belvoir hosted an Odd Hole Only tournament, July 2 on the Golf Club’s Woodlawn Course.

CYS / Fairfax County Youth Football, Cheer Registration OpenRegistration for the 2019 Fairfax County Youth Football League season is open. Belvoir’s Child and Youth Services is seeking players and cheerleaders across all age and weight divisions. The season starts Aug. 5. For more, call Yout…

The Ladies Golf Association of Fort Belvoir hosted its monthly Ace Day tournament, June 24 on the Golf Club’s Gunston Course. 

The Ladies Golf Association of Fort Belvoir hosted a two-person team tournament, June 18 on the Golf Club’s Woodlawn Course. Play followed a scramble format on the front nine and a modified alternate shot on the back nine. 

If you enjoy boating and appreciate the navigational aids and other resources that make America’s waters safe, you can give much of the credit to the U.S. Coast Guard and to its unpaid, volunteer Auxiliary, which has its 80th anniversary this month. 

Bicep Body Fit Challenge Are you up for a challenge? Graves Fitness Center offers a fun and competitive bicep challenge to increase stamina and endurance levels and improve strength. The Bicep Challenge is Aug. 5-16 and is open to all active-duty military, family members and DoD civilian emp…

The Fort Belvoir Royals kept offensive momentum at full steam through two dynamic halves and a penalty-kick period to take a narrow, 4-3 victory over the Tsunami in the 2019 Child and Youth Services U13 division (ages 10-12) spring soccer championship, June 6 on Long Parade Field. 

 Amid ideal weather and course conditions, more than 30 golfers took to the fairways and greens of the Belvoir Golf Club’s Gunston and Woodlawn Courses to compete in the 2019 36-hole Men’s Championship Tournament, Saturday and Sunday.