HQMC SEMPER FIT (MRS-2) ANNOUNCES SELECTION OF ALL-MARINE RUNNERS FOR THE ARMED FORCES

Date Signed: 1/29/2014
MARADMINS Active Number: 046/14

R 292015Z JAN 14
UNCLASSIFIED/
MARADMIN 046/14
MSGID/GENADMIN,USMTF,2007/CMC WASHINGTON DC MRA MR(UC)/F002//
SUBJ/HQMC SEMPER FIT (MRS-2) ANNOUNCES SELECTION OF ALL-MARINE /RUNNERS FOR THE ARMED FORCES 2014 CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIP//
POC/JIM MEDLEY/NF-4/UNIT:MRS/-/TEL:703-784-5779//
GENTEXT/REMARKS/1.  THE FOLLOWING DETACHMENT OF MARINES HAs BEEN SELECTED FROM THE ALL-MARINE RUNNING TEAM TO PARTICIPATE IN THE 2014 ARMED FORCES CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIP AT THE FLATIRONS GOLF COURSE IN BOULDER, CO, 13 THROUGH 16 FEB 2014.  THE ARMED FORCES CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIP IS HELD IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE USA TRACK AND FIELD CROSS COUNTRY NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS.
HENDERSON HALL, VA
    LTCOL GALVIN, JOSEPH
    CAPT BARRETT, SEAN
MCB QUANTICO, VA
    CAPT DEMCHKO, ERIN
    CAPT WHIPPLE, JUSTINE
CAMP LEJEUNE, NC
    CAPT WHITE, CHRISTOPHER
    CAPT TARANTO, CHRISTINE
CAMP PENDLETON, CA
    SSGT WOOD, MICHAEL
    SSGT PACHECO, SARA
INDEPENDENT DUTY STATIONS
    MAJ EDWARDS, LAUREN
    2NDLT SHEEHAN, MICHAEL
    SSGT HUBBARD, TYLER
    SGT POWELL, RICHARD
2.  TRAVEL DAYS ARE 13 FEB AND 16 FEB.  VARIATION OF ITINERARY IS AUTHORIZED WITH PRIOR APPROVAL.  ORDERS SHALL BE COMPLETED THROUGH THE DEFENSE TRAVEL SYSTEM (DTS) FOR ACTIVE DUTY MARINES.
3.  MARINES ON THE ALL-MARINE RUNNING TEAM SHALL BE ISSUED OR ALREADY POSSESS A GOVERNMENT TRAVEL CARD, WITH EXCEPTION OF THOSE UNDER THE IRR.
4.  LOCAL TRANSPORTATION SHALL BE PROVIDED VIA TWO (2) LOCALLY RENTED VANS.  TEAM DRIVERS SHALL POSSESS A VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE.  SEPARATE RENTAL VEHICLES AND POVS ARE NOT AUTHORIZED WITHOUT SPECIFIC PRIOR APPROVAL FROM MRS-2.
5.  LODGING SHALL BE AT THE MILLENIUM HARVEST HOUSE, 1345 28TH STREET, BOULDER CO, 80302.  ROOMS HAVE BEEN RESERVED THROUGH MRS-2.  MARINES SHALL CHECK-IN AND PAY WITH THEIR GOVERNMENT TRAVEL CARDS AND PRESENT A TAX-FREE CERTIFICATION UPON ARRIVAL.  TWO MARINES SHALL BE ASSIGNED PER ROOM.  ONLY ONE MARINE SHALL PAY AND CLAIM PAYMENT ON THEIR VOUCHER.  THE MARINE NOT PAYING FOR QUARTERS SHALL CLAIM LODGING WAS PROVIDED FREE OF CHARGE ON THEIR VOUCHER UPON COMPLETION OF TAD.
6.  GOVERNMENT MESSING IS NOT AVAILABLE AND IS NOT DIRECTED.  MARINES SHALL RECEIVE FORTY-FIVE DOLLARS AND SEVENTY-FIVE CENTS FOR TRAVEL DAYS AND SIXTY-ONE DOLLARS PER DAY FOR MEALS AND INCIDENTALS DURING TAD.
7.  MARINES ARE REQUIRED TO BRING A PAIR OF KHAKI PANTS FOR THE ICE BREAKER EVENT.
8.  THE BASIC ITINERARY FOR THE RACE WEEKEND IS AS FOLLOWS:
      13 FEB (THURS) - NLT 1700: ARRIVE AND CHECK-IN
      14 FEB (FRI)   - 1830: ICE BREAKER AT OLD CHICAGO PIZZA
      15 FEB (SAT)   - 1245: WOMEN'S OPEN DIVISION 8 KILOMETERS
                        - 1330: MEN'S OPEN DIVISION 12 KILOMETERS
      16 FEB (SUN)   - CHECK OUT AND DEPARTURE
9.  ALL ACTIVE DUTY MARINES SHALL SUBMIT TRAVEL VOUCHERS VIA DTS WITHIN FIVE (5) DAYS OF COMPLETION OF TAD.
10.  RELEASE AUTHORIZED BY MR. WILLIAM C. DILLON, DIRECTOR, SEMPER FIT AND EXCHANGE SERVICES DIVISION.//