Branch Articles

Return to main Branch page

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, Marines.com, makes finding out easier than ever. ...

Coast Guard Videos Skip the Recruitment Spiel, Show Reality

The U.S. Coast Guard recently released a series of YouTube videos that depict the lives of Coast Guardsmen and women as realistically as possible. ...

Get a Quicker First Step With Explosive Speed Training

Explosive speed is an attribute that can elude even the most elite athletes. Although some players just seem to be born with speed, less genetically f...

Add Inches to Your Broad Jump With Three At-Home Exercises

You don't need a gym full of equipment to add inches your Vertical and your Broad Jump. Check out these three plyometric exercises, designed by Captai...

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...

Try These Three Sprint Drills to Run a Faster Mile

Tired of running out of gas in the fourth quarter? Want to build up your running endurance? Well, long, slow runs are certainly not the answer. An hou...

Intensify Your Core Workout With These Three Tough Ab Exercises

Ready to move past the same core workout you've been sleepwalking through for the past year? Check out these three exercises demonstrated by Captain B...

No-Nonsense Push-Up Plan for Guaranteed Results

Want to challenge yourself with a new Push-Up plan for 2012? Whether you're trying to add upper-body strength for your spring sport or you want to do ...

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...

Army Reserve vs. National Guard: Which Suits You Better?

Having a hard time finding a winner between the Army Reserve vs. National Guard? Although members of both services wear the same uniform and train p...

...
1
2
3
4
5
6