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The second annual Team Misawa Resilient Relationships and Appreciation Day at Misawa Air Base, Japan, July 27, 2018.

U.S. Air Force Airmen with the 35th Fighter Wing play volleyball during the second annual Team Misawa Resilient Relationships and Appreciation Day at Misawa Air Base, Japan, July 27, 2018. The event, hosted by the 35th Fighter Wing Chapel, tested teams’ abilities to think critically and work together, exercising their physical and mental resiliency, which service members incorporate in their daily career tasks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Melanie Hutto)

The second annual Team Misawa Resilient Relationships and Appreciation Day at Misawa Air Base, Japan, July 27, 2018.

U.S. Air Force Airmen from the 35th Fighter Wing play a game of ultimate Frisbee during the second annual Team Misawa Resilient Relationships and Appreciation Day at Misawa Air Base, Japan, July 27, 2018. The event, hosted by the 35th Fighter Wing Chapel, tested teams’ abilities to think critically and work together, exercising their physical and mental resiliency competencies, which service members incorporate in their daily career tasks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Melanie Hutto)

The second annual Team Misawa Resilient Relationships and Appreciation Day at Misawa Air Base, Japan, July 27, 2018.

U.S. Air Force Capt. Scott Pippin, a 13th Fighter Squadron F-16 Fighting Falcon pilot, competes in the ‘Aquathlon’ during the second annual Team Misawa Resilient Relationships and Appreciation Day at Misawa Air Base, Japan, July 27, 2018. The day-long event involved numerous activities throughout the day to include a military working dog demonstration, a tug-of-war challenge, beach volleyball, surfing and a free lunch. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Melanie Hutto)

The second annual Team Misawa Resilient Relationships and Appreciation Day at Misawa Air Base, Japan, July 27, 2018.

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Kevin Cheeseman, center, a 35th Medical Operations Squadron aerospace medical technician, runs the ball during a game of flag football at Misawa Air Base, Japan, July 27, 2018. Flag football was one of 16 events that took place during the second annual Team Misawa Resilient Relationships and Appreciation Day. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Melanie Hutto)

The second annual Team Misawa Resilient Relationships and Appreciation Day at Misawa Air Base, Japan, July 27, 2018.

Edgren High School students play a 5-on-5 basketball game during the second annual Team Misawa Resilient Relationships and Appreciation Day at Misawa Air Base, Japan, July 27, 2018. The Comprehensive Airman Fitness pillars —mental, physical, social and spiritual— formed the basis for TMRRAD, which was hosted by the 35th Fighter Wing Chapel. TMRRAD was set up so families could participate as well. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Melanie Hutto)

The second annual Team Misawa Resilient Relationships and Appreciation Day at Misawa Air Base, Japan, July 27, 2018.

A U.S. Air Force Airman throws a Frisbee during a round of disc golf at Misawa Air Base, Japan, July 27, 2018. Disc golf was one of 16 events members of Team Misawa could participate in during the second annual Team Misawa Resilient Relationships and Appreciation Day. The 35th Fighter Wing Chaplain Corps coordinated the event as a morale booster testing Airmen’s Comprehensive Airman Fitness competencies—mental, physical, social and spiritual—which promote a sense of community. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Melanie Hutto)

MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan -- The second annual Team Misawa Resilient Relationships and Appreciation Day kicked off with an opening ceremony and flowed into the first round of sporting events, July 27.

“TMRRAD was outstanding,” said Capt. Jason Rupp, a 35th Fighter Wing chaplain. “The attendance was at least double what we had last year, and a number of the sporting events were maxed out!”

The 35th Fighter Wing chapel staff coordinated the event with the goal of building resilient relationships in the community by giving Team Misawa time together for friendly competition and fellowship.