VFW and American Legion Commanders Complete 50-Mile Rucksack Course

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Legion commander Keith Bender and VFW commander Larry Galuski, along with fellow vet Jason Beck, completed a GoRuck Star Course 50 Mile Event last May in and around Washington, D.C. They walked the 50 miles in 17 hours and 55 minutes, hiking non-stop through the night at a clip of nearly three miles an hour, carrying all their supplies and navigating a circuitous course over hill and dale.