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    DO YOU HAVE A VETERAN YOU WOULD LIKE TO HONOR?
    Jul201316

    Never Quit Challenge- The NQC has been honored to transport S01 Patrick Feeks and his wife Emily’s personal American flags on the charity ride. These flags symbolize duty, sacrifice and love, and represent the core ethos of the NQC. Their personal flags will be returned to Emily on the final stop of the Never Quit Challenge on September 11, 2013 in New York City NY.

    The American flag symbolizes the core values of our nation and those who serve in the line of duty in military on behalf of a grateful nation. The Feeks flags we are in care of are precious cargo for our operators, our nation and the Feeks family.

    SUPPORT The Never Quit Challenge operators are active and wounded veterans who will be operating Kawasaki Jetskis for 1,600 miles commencing in Key West Florida on the 6th of September on behalf of Veteran related charities. Each operator will be gifted a donor flag from a supporter.

    NQC will accepting 20-30 Dedication Flags to be carried on our journey. The Flags will be presented to the riders in gratitude for their own service and in memory/ honor of those represented by the Dedication Flags.

     

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    WHO WE RIDE FOR

    The Never Quit Challenge Teams have chosen to ride in honor of their fallen comrades. The names posted below represent our Nations’ greatest and irreplaceable warriors and working canine. Please take your time reflecting on the value of their lives, their sacrices and their surviving loves ones. GBNF

    GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN

    Dealer 54
    Lt. Col. Mario D. Carazon
    Major James Weis

    2 Stars

    Extortion 17
    CW4 David R. Carter
    CW2 Bryan J. Nichols
    SPC Alexander J. Bennett
    SGT Patrick D. Hamburger
    SPC Spencer C. Duncan

    USN ST6:
    PO1 Darrik C. Benson
    CPO Brian R. Bill
    PO1 Christopher G. Campbell
    MA1 John Douangdara
    ST6 K-9 killed
    CPO John W. Faas
    PO1 Kevin A. Houston
    LCDR Jonas B. Kelsal
    lMCPO Louis J. Langlais
    CPO Matthew D. Mason
    CPO Stephen M. Mills
    PO1 Jesse D. Pittman
    SCPO Thomas A. Ratzlaff
    CPO Robert J. Reeves
    CPO Heath M. Robinson
    PO2 Nicholas P. Spehar
    PO1 Jon T. Tumilson
    PO1 Aaron C. Vaughn
    PO1 Jason R. Workman

    USN:
    PO1 Jared W. Day
    CPO Nicholas H. Null
    PO1 Michael J. Strange
    SCPO Kraig M. Vickers

    USAF:
    TSGT John W. Brown
    SSGT Andrew W. Harvell
    TSGT Daniel L. Zerbe

    31 Stars

    TURBINE 33
    CW3 Corey J. Goodnature
    CW4 Chris J. Scherkenbach
    MSG James W. Ponder III
    SGT Kip A. Jacoby
    SSG Michael L. Russell
    SFC Marcus V. Muralles
    MAJ Stephen C. Reich
    SSG Shamus O. Goare

    USN SDVT-1:
    CPO Daniel R. Healy
    PO2 Eric S. Patton
    PO2 James E. Suh

    USN ST10:
    CPO Jacques J. Fontan
    LCDR Erik S. Kristensen
    PO1 Jeffrey A. Lucas
    LT Michael M. McGreevey Jr
    PO1 Jeffrey S. Taylor
    16 Stars

    OZZI 72
    CW3 Brian D. Hornsby
    CW2 Suresh N.A. Krause
    SGT Luis A. Oliver Galbreath
    SPC Richard A. Essex
    PO1 Sean P. Carson
    PO1 Patrick D. Feeks
    PO2 David J. Warsen

    7 Stars

    56 KIA

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    Photo by David Puu

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