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How to Prepare for Basic Training

Basic training (BT) places extreme physical demands on your body and mind to prepare you for the battlefield. You are constantly physically active...

By: Miguel Aragoncillo

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...

By: Jordan Zirm

Nike to Produce Camo Uniforms For Military Appreciation Day Games

In honor of Military Appreciation Day on Nov. 9, Nike has created special camouflage uniforms for the eight participating basketball teams. Michi...

By: SkywordNews

3 Mistakes Recruits Make Preparing for Boot Camp

As a former active Marine and a trainer with experience preparing dozens of recruits for boot camp, I've seen recruits make the same mistakes over...

By: Chris DuBois

Experience Life in the Marine Corps Through New Website

Ever wondered whether a future in the Marine Corps might be right for you? The Marines' new website,, makes finding out easier than ever. ...

By: Dustin Brady

Latest Videos in Basic Training

Josh Eidson on Developing Basic Strength for the Mat

Indiana University wrestling strength and conditioning coordinator Josh Eidson talks about how to build your strength so you can be an effective grappler on the mat.