MCLB Barstow hosts Big Marine, Little Marine
By Theresa Odom
| | December 9, 2011
Marine Corps Community Services and the Single Marine Program created the annual "competition" to highlight the strength of the military family and community aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow.
Marines race down the gym court of McCarver Hall aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow with balloons in a relay race during the annual Big Marine Little Marine event held Dec. 2. During the night, Marines stationed at MCLB were partnered with children of those working aboard the installation to compete in several races throughout the night.
Marines and children pair off in preparation for one of several relay races aboard MCLB Barstow.
Two determined tots race toward a distant finish line in the Single Marine Program-sponsored Big Marine, Little Marine competition.
MARINE CORPS LOGISTICS BASE BARSTOW, Calif. -- The second annual Big Marine, Little Marine contest helps foster strength and unity in the military community and keeps single big Marines busy teaching little ones some core values of teamwork and cooperation.