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Air Force Rugby Sevens team practices at Peterson

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Members of the Air Force Men’s Rugby Sevens team practices at Patriot Park June 25, 2015. Led by Lt. Col. John McQuade, the 16-man team will play in a tournament in Denver as they prepare for the Armed Forces Rugby Sevens tournament Aug. 13-17 in Glen Dale, Colorado. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tiffany DeNault)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Members of the Air Force Men’s Rugby Sevens team practices at Patriot Park June 25, 2015. Led by Lt. Col. John McQuade, the 16-man team will play in a tournament in Denver as they prepare for the Armed Forces Rugby Sevens tournament Aug. 13-17 in Glen Dale, Colorado. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tiffany DeNault)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Lt. Col. John McQuade, 627th Air Base Group deputy commander and the Air Force Men’s Rugby Sevens lead coach, discusses the team’s practice match at Patriot Park, June 25, 2015. McQuade has been playing rugby since 1998. He started playing for the Air Force Rugby team in 2002 and is on his fourth year coaching the AF team. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tiffany DeNault)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Lt. Col. John McQuade, 627th Air Base Group deputy commander and the Air Force Men’s Rugby Sevens lead coach, discusses the team’s practice match at Patriot Park, June 25, 2015. McQuade has been playing rugby since 1998. He started playing for the Air Force Rugby team in 2002 and is on his fourth year coaching the AF team. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tiffany DeNault)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The Air Force Men’s Ruby Sevens team practices at Patriot Park on June 25, 2015. The team practices twice a day either at the Youth Center’s field or with the Colorado Springs Rugby team, the Grizzlies. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tiffany DeNault)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The Air Force Men’s Ruby Sevens team practices at Patriot Park on June 25, 2015. The team practices twice a day either at the Youth Center’s field or with the Colorado Springs Rugby team, the Grizzlies. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tiffany DeNault)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The Air Force Men’s Rugby Sevens team is preparing for a local tournament  in Denver on June 27, 2015. Their practice and participation will help prepare them for the Armed Forces Championship on Aug. 13-17, where they have finished second three years in a row. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tiffany DeNault)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The Air Force Men’s Rugby Sevens team is preparing for a local tournament in Denver on June 27, 2015. Their practice and participation will help prepare them for the Armed Forces Championship on Aug. 13-17, where they have finished second three years in a row. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tiffany DeNault)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – A coach from the Air Force Rugby team addresses the members after a hard practice in the sweltering sun at Patriot Park, June 25, 2015. The team came to Peterson to prepare for a civilian rugby tournament in Denver on June 27, 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rose Gudex).

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – A coach from the Air Force Rugby team addresses the members after a hard practice in the sweltering sun at Patriot Park, June 25, 2015. The team came to Peterson to prepare for a civilian rugby tournament in Denver on June 27, 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rose Gudex).

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The Air Force Rugby team brings their hands in to break for the day after an intense practice at Patriot Park on June 25, 2015. The team is from bases around the Air Force, and came together to get in some good team practice before a tournament in Denver on June 27, 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rose Gudex)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The Air Force Rugby team brings their hands in to break for the day after an intense practice at Patriot Park on June 25, 2015. The team is from bases around the Air Force, and came together to get in some good team practice before a tournament in Denver on June 27, 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rose Gudex)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – A member of the Rugby Team looks to another teammate as he maneuvers during a team practice at Patriot Park on June 25, 2015. The team members are from across the Air Force and were at Pete to practice together for an upcoming civilian tournament in Denver. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rose Gudex)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – A member of the Rugby Team looks to another teammate as he maneuvers during a team practice at Patriot Park on June 25, 2015. The team members are from across the Air Force and were at Pete to practice together for an upcoming civilian tournament in Denver. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rose Gudex)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Members of the Air Force Rugby team gather in a scrum to try and gain possession of the ball after a tackle during a practice at Patriot Park on June 25, 2015. The rugby team is made up of Airmen from around the Air Force who came to Peterson to practice together and prepare for a tournament in Denver on June 27, 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rose Gudex)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Members of the Air Force Rugby team gather in a scrum to try and gain possession of the ball after a tackle during a practice at Patriot Park on June 25, 2015. The rugby team is made up of Airmen from around the Air Force who came to Peterson to practice together and prepare for a tournament in Denver on June 27, 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rose Gudex)

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