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STACK Challenge: The Army Push-Up Test

  Every week, a new STACK Challenge gives you an opportunity to test your athletic ability and win a STACK T-shirt. Take the challenge and enter ...

3 Tips for Preventing ACL Tears

In 1988 Steven Svoboda played offensive guard for the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. During the first play of a game against Colgate Universit...

Army vs. Navy: Which Is Tougher?

The annual Army-Navy college football game takes place today. Since 1890, Army and Navy have done battle 112 times, with Navy holding a slight ed...

Playing Basketball for the Army: Q&A With West Point Recruit Tanner Omlid

Playing sports at a U.S. service academy is a completely different ballgame from playing at a traditional school. Curious whether it might be righ...

3 Mental Toughness Techniques for Endurance Athletes

Whether you're trying to set a marathon personal record or just want to make it through a 10-mile march without passing out, you can benefit from me...

Army All-American Bowl Brings Military Leadership Training to the Football Field

Each year, the U.S. Army All-American Bowl gives America's top high school players a chance to showcase their talents on a national stage. In the pa...

How I Broke Through My Mental Barriers to Get into the Best Shape of My Life

When I was deployed to Afghanistan in 2010, I wasn't anybody's idea of a perfect soldier. I was 25 pounds over my target weight and eating way too m...

New Army Fitness Test a Better Fit for Athletes

After using the same physical fitness test for more than 30 years, the U.S. Army is making radical changes that will better prepare its soldiers for...

Strengthen Your Core with the Army's Latest Fitness Test Exercise

As a part of its physical fitness test overhaul, the U.S. Army is replacing the Sit-Up with the Rower. Whether you're preparing for the Army Physica...

Could You Survive Army Ranger School?

You're an athlete. So you're tough. Of that, there's no doubt. But could you survive Army Ranger School? Many people consider it the most grueling e...

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