Is this the pipeline for USMC Recon Officers?
OCS-TBS-MOS school-1st deployment-request recon school instead of a normal B billet-complete BRC and additional schools. This is how it seemed in Nate Fick's One Bullet Away. I know I'm getting ahead of myself a little since I am probably attending PLC Jr.'s next summer. Right now my PFT is at 288. Since I play college football I have to do a lot of heavy lifting, but I stay about 10 pds under my height/weight limit. I do a mixture SEAL FIT, CROSSFIT, And Tacfit commando after every lifting session. I am also doing MMA 3 days a week for a total of 5 hours. Whta else should I do? I swim in the ocean a lot, but I don't really know how the military does it, How do I get myself to the next level with swimming? I know this was pretty lengthy, but I didn't want you people answering to think i was some 14 year old kid playing too many video games; I'm serious about this and have set it as my goal. Thanks for your time and answers PS Here are the to SEALfit and TACFIT http://www.sealfit.com/ http://tacfitcommandochallenge.com/free-workout.php I won't tell any of the SI's. All my OSO knows is I want to be a ground contract.... thanks for the answer Capt. Jack.. Youre right about losing weight. Ive gone from 225 to around 198
Asked By: Pat - 7/16/2010
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Saw your email request... More
Answered By: Marine - 7/16/2010
Additional Answers (4)
Thanks for the Kick ass workouts! Ive been looking for these. As for the recon pipeline Im not sure. Theres plenty of Marine Corps forums out there and Im sure some crusty old Recon officer will be happy to answer. In the mean time Good Luck, and SEMPER FI brother.
Answered By: Jon - 7/16/2010
Don't worry about anything now except excelling in PLC. Look at all the career options with an open mind you will have plenty of time in Basic School to make that decision. DO NOT repeat DO NOT tell the DIs ot sergeant instructors that you want to be anything other than a Marine. One think I would stress (and this... More
Answered By: magic man - 7/16/2010
I've read the book too (great read) and from different officers I've talked too, its all circumstantial. He just so happened to be in the right places at the right time in order to become Recon O at 1LT. Remember the Captain? The one callsign Encino Man I think? Well as you may remember, he was Intel and just got... More
Answered By: Alpha Tango Lima - 7/16/2010
they usually are infantry then go through all the force recon training
Answered By: DevilDogwannabe - 7/16/2010
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Legitimate Survey for Cash.Extra Money for You,Join Here!
Shop Online or Sign Up To Sell AVON & Earn Fast Cash Today!
$21/hr Start, Avg Pay $72K/yr Check Our Map of the 1700 Openings.
Other Career Questions
Do most mechanical engineering jobs offer job security?
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.