The Navy requires all candidates to undergo training programs depending on which Special Forces group in the military you want to join. Joining the Navy alone requires a person that has a strong mind and body. Training programs are designed to test the strength, endurance, and stamina of all candidates. Programs and facilities are planned [...]
The Navy SEALs are the elite of the elite forces of the US Navy. Because of the exclusivity and the prestige that comes with being a Navy SEAL, it is not surprising for young men who join the Navy to at least try for the SEALs. Qualifying for the SEALs is often seen [...]
Do you intend to qualify for the Navy SEALs? If you decide to become part of this elite force in the US Navy, you would need to make a lot of changes in your life at least a year before you enlist and take the necessary exams that will hopefully make you a Navy [...]
Are you interested in joining up for the Navy SEAL program? Do you want to know about Navy SEAL training? How much does a Navy SEAL get paid? What are the different types of missions that Navy SEALs participate in? Where does the SEAL training take place?
There are several questions that you would probably want [...]
The US Navy SEAL qualification requirements are not just about physical screening tests, ASVAB scores, age, citizenship or gender; there is more to them! The maximum age limit for joining the SEAL program is 28, which simply means that you need to start early, maybe as early as 15 years. There are certain requirements that [...]
The demands imposed by the rough and tough Navy SEAL training are quite profound. The only way to succeed is by stretching mental and physical strength to its optimum limit. If you are thinking about applying for SEAL training then you need to know that there is one factor that plays an important role – [...]
“The Only Easy Day was Yesterday” – Navy SEAL Training Slogan
One strike – one kill!
Nothing comes closer to saying this than the Navy SEAL’s insignia. The US Navy SEAL is one of the elite Special Forces units of the US Military and each Navy SEAL team has their own insignia that depicts their strengths and [...]
It takes a lot of heart to be a Navy SEAL!
Courage is an important aspect of being a soldier, but for a Navy SEAL it is much more than courage; it is about physical and mental fitness in the worst conditions and environment. It is also about the will and ability to stay alive. Fortunately, [...]
“Welcome to the Bootcamp”
This is where the transformation begins from being a civilian to a sailor and finally to becoming the most feared and admired soldier – a Navy SEAL. A navy recruit has to report to the Recruit Training Command (RTC) in Great Lakes, Illinois because this is the boot camp, a place where [...]
The worst possible environment imaginable – that pretty much sums about the motive of the US Navy SEAL BUD/S or Basic Underwater Demolition training aim. It is at the core of Navy SEAL training and has more often than not, challenged the mental and physical fitness of every SEAL recruit.
Basic Underwater Demolition
The BUD/S training is [...]