How Major Carpaccio Owens Became the Army’s Strongest Man at 43
IT’S NOT YET 4:00 a.m. in Fayetteville, North Carolina, when Major Carpaccio Owens eases his tangerine Toyota Corolla into an empty strip-mall parking lot. With a small duffel slung over his shoulder and a ten-pound medicine ball under his arm, Owens-“Pace” for short-strides through the gloom to the locked door of a TruFit gym. Major Carpaccio Owens is enrolling in Ranger School for his next challenge.
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