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Redskins Salute Host Maltz Challenge

On Friday, March 9th, Redskins Salute hosted the Maltz Challenge, an annual physical fitness challenge in honor of USAF MSGT Michael Maltz. Maltz was killed in action during a rescue mission in March of 2003. This event has grown to honor all of those killed in action.


Members of the DEA, FBI and Loudoun Country Sherriff’s department visited the weight room at Redskins Park to complete the challenge. The different activities required were as follows:

  • 400 meter Run
  • 50 Pull-ups
  • 100 yard fireman’s carry
  • 50 Dips
  • 100 Push-Ups
  • 50 Knees to elbows
  • 100 Sit-ups
  • 400 meter Run

All of those in attendance successfully completed the challenge. We thank the participants who joined us and those across the country for participating in the event in honor of our service members. To learn more about the challenge visit