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News from the Oklahoma National Guard

NEWS | July 27, 2023

Individual Weapons Qual tips with the Small Arms Training Team

By Leanna Maschino, Oklahoma National Guard

Sgt. Reece Heck talks with the Oklahoma Army National Guard's Small Arms Teams member Sgt. Brian Stuart about the newly updated Individual Weapons Qualification, focusing primarily on the Table VI "Qualification" portion. Stuart walks Heck through each position and includes tips and tricks for Soldiers qualifying. The OKARNG's Small Arms Team trains units in all things weapons, including M4, pistols, snipers and more. If your Oklahoma Army National Guard unit is interested in training, contact Sgt. Brian Stuart at
Video by Airman 1st Class Erika Chapa
137 SOW marathon runner reaches new heights
137th Special Operations Wing Public Affairs
Dec. 27, 2023 | 1:06
U.S. Air Force pilot Lt. Col Korey Larson, chief of manpower, readiness and training directorate in the 137th Special Operations Wing, A1 conversion office, reflects on his step-by-step approach to success in long-distance running. His family inspires him to continually strengthen his physical resilience, optimizing his ability to stay mission-ready as an Airman in the Oklahoma Air National Guard. (U.S. Air National Guard video by Airman 1st Class Erika Chapa)