Olympian Nick Symmonds bagged a respectable score, albeit with some not-quite-authorized modifications.
To pass the two-mile run portion of the APFT, ACFT and graduate Basic Combat Training, soldiers must score at least 50.
Passing the push-up portion of the APFT and graduate Basic Combat Training, soldiers must score at least a 50.
The following tables reflect the Marine Corps weight standards for both male and female Marines.
In 2004 the Air Force set new weight requirements for joining (see the chart below). Another change is that the weight...
The Army has fielded thousands of hex bars for the more challenging fitness test that will replace the current APFT.
Lawmakers in the Senate are proposing a new hurdle in the Army's race to replace its outdated physical fitness test.
Rather than delay implementation of the new fitness evaluation, the Army will replace the APFT on Oct. 1 with the ACFT 2.0
An alternative exercise is just one of the changes Army officials are making to ACFT plans.
Sergeant Major of the Army Michael Grinston said ACFT events can be performed while COVID-19 protocols are still in effect.
The AAV, which sank after taking on water while training, had 16 troops aboard in total.
The changes will affect all who are enrolled, including current veterans and caregivers.
The move will mark a substantial increase in the number of fully manned divisions that the Army can deploy.
Discrimination, conscious or not, often starts during maternity leave.
The shooting was an act of self-defense, the soldier's attorney says.