Tag: physical fitness

New fitness test measures combat readiness, Army Secretary says

New fitness test measures combat readiness, Army Secretary says

| September 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

“If you can’t pass the Army Combat Fitness Test, then there’s probably not a spot for you in the Army,” said Secretary of the Army Mark T. Esper.

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Female warriors need to optimize performance nutrition

Female warriors need to optimize performance nutrition

| June 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

While Congress hashes out readiness in terms of equipment and dollars, the warfighter must understand what readiness means for them.

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Service members must be physically ready for deployment, Troxell says

Service members must be physically ready for deployment, Troxell says

| May 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

The U.S. military’s mission is to fight and win the nation’s wars, and service members must be physically, mentally and emotionally ready to fight when needed, Army Command Sgt. Maj. John W. Troxell said in an interview May 10.

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Exchange bulks up BE FIT website

Exchange bulks up BE FIT website

| May 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

Shoppers now have an easier way to find workout plans, healthy recipes and fitness insights at their fingertips.

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Appointments available for kids’ school, sports physicals at Tripler Army Medical Center

Appointments available for kids’ school, sports physicals at Tripler Army Medical Center

| April 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

Summer typically signals the end of the school year, summer vacations, and for a lot of military families, a permanent change of station, or “PCS” season.

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Tripler Army Medical Center explains foam rolling

Tripler Army Medical Center explains foam rolling

| April 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

This technique of foam rolling, which follows, is significantly effective in reducing delayed onset muscle soreness, improving your performance and improving your flexibility.

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Army units field test proposed CRT replacement

Army units field test proposed CRT replacement

| October 26, 2017 | 1 Comment

The U.S. Army Center for Initial Military Training is here this week to field test the Army Combat Readiness Test with Soldiers from the 1st Engineer, 3rd Chemical and 14th Military Police brigades.

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Guard Your Health app helps warriors prepare for physical fitness

Guard Your Health app helps warriors prepare for physical fitness

| October 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

Chief Surgeon’s Office Army National Guard ARLINGTON, Virginia — It’s time for Soldiers to get the Army Physical Fitness Test (APFT) scores they’re capable of achieving. Guard Your Health, a comprehensive health and wellness campaign, exclusively for Army National Guard (ARNG) Soldiers, recently launched Guard Fit, the first and only mobile app designed to help […]

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New Combat Readiness Test aims to replace APFT, cut injuries

New Combat Readiness Test aims to replace APFT, cut injuries

| September 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

A new Army Combat Readiness Test was tested in a six-event assessment. The new ACRT is designed to reduce injuries and replace today’s physical fitness test.

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84th Engineers’ Forward Support Company competes in rodeo

84th Engineers’ Forward Support Company competes in rodeo

| May 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Five members from the Distribution Platoon of 84th Engineer Battalion’s Forward Support Company competed in the 2017 U.S. Army Hawaii Water Purification Rodeo, or ROWPU, May 1-5.

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