Rife met the Army and we thrashed them

Credit: Jon Aitken

Credit: Jon Aitken

Last Thursday Jon and Ryan went to Eastville Park to report on the free fitness event they had there, organised by LPW. They went as men, and came back as boys.

So we’ve got the be honest, the weather wasn’t looking too great when we left to go.

But as soon as we got there the rain stopped! And we were faced with this bunch:

Credit: Jon Aitken

Credit: Jon Aitken

Yes, Rife magazine was about to do an ARMY ASSAULT COURSE. And would it get competitive? Of course not.

Credit: Jon Aitken

Credit: Jon Aitken

Nope, no competition here at all except we were fighting TO THE DEATH FOR HONOUR AND GLORY. Look at this lanky beast:

Credit: Jon Aitken

Credit: Jon Aitken

Followed by complete confusion about where to go next.

Credit: Jon Aitken

Credit: Jon Aitken

Yup.

Credit: Jon Aitken

Credit: Jon Aitken

#TeamPlayer

Credit: Jon Aitken

Credit: Jon Aitken

Fin.

Credit: Jon Aitken

Credit: Jon Aitken

Here’s what happens when you leave your phone in the hands of the Army:

Credit: Jon Aitken

Credit: Jon Aitken

The Army guys tried to recruit us because we performed so well but we told them our loyalty lies with Rife magazine.

And once we stopped sweating we went off to try some of the other stuff on offer!

And then went back to watch some other losers who clearly weren’t up to our standard, sorry.

Credit: Jon Aitken

Credit: Jon Aitken

And then we found some more soldiers… #NoMessin

Credit: Jon Aitken

Credit: Jon Aitken

ACTION.

Credit: Jon Aitken

Credit: Jon Aitken

SHOT.

Credit: Jon Aitken

Credit: Jon Aitken

YES, Ryan.

We had an awesome time at Eastville Park, did you go? Reckon you’d manage the assault course? Pshh. Let us know at @Rifemag

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