UPDF 2 Division Conduct Fitness Exercise
2 Division, 25 October 2019 ›› UPDF 2 DIVISION CONDUCT FITNESS EXERCISE
Brig General Fred Karara the 2Division second in command has on 24th Oct 19 flagged off an annual physical fitness exercise and a route march at 2Division headquarters,Makenke Mbarara.
While briefing officers and militants, Brig Karara emphasized the importance of body fitness training in armed forces. "In every strong armed force like UPDF, body fitness is crucial and as a soldier you need to be physically fit 24/7 in order to be above any enemy", he said.
Brig Karara thanked the Commander in Chief Gen Yoweri Museveni for ensuring that all serving officers and militants undergo body fitness tests regularly to ensure a healthy and strong UPDF.
Furthermore, he informed the officers and militants that such fitness activities like route march and body fitness exercises are meant to enhance fitness and are to be a regular occurrence in every military formation in UPDF establishment.
The exercise participants included all commanders of units and Brigades under 2Division and all specialized units attached to the division.