Army Ranger Training Is Not For Everyone

Every military branch have there own special forces brand. For the Army, they are the Army Rangers. This special unit is highly responsive, very well trained and can be deployed anywhere in the world less than 24 hours. The Army Ranger qualifications are tough but well worth the sacrifice. Only a few are able to stand tall and serve as an Army Ranger.

Army Ranger specialties include air assault operations and airborne special abilities, destroying strategic enemy combat commands, and capturing or killing terrorists anywhere on the world map.

They’re also maintain exceptional proficiencies, have world class combat training and along with real time soldier experience. This Military Special Forces command remains an all-volunteer force with an intensive screening and selection process followed by superior combat training. The 75th Ranger Regiment is a proud unit and a team of teams – serving the America all across the globe.

The 75th Ranger Regiment is a well trained and highly elite infantry force capable of moving quickly anywhere within the world less than 24 hours. US Army Rangers are the elite special forces of the US Army. All Ranger trainees are required to have first successfully graduated from Army Airborne school before becoming an Army Ranger. This proud tradition started during the Korean war and continues today.

The Army Ranger 75th Regiment are located::

lst Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Hunter Army Airfield GA
2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Fort Lewis, WA
3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, Fort Benning, GA
Regimental Special Troops Battalion, Fort Benning, GA

The Rangers contract requires candidates to meet the following basic standards:

– Be a United States citizen or permanent resident alien.
– Have a High School Diploma or GED.
– Be 18 years of age or older.
– Be able to pass the United States Army Physical Fitness Test (AFPT).
– Be eligible for a “Secret” Security Clearance.
– Score 50 or better on the ASVAB AFQT and have a GT (General Technical) score of 110 or higher.

As A Ranger candidate, you will begin with nine weeks of Boot Camp. You will then attend Advanced Individual Training to earn your MOS(Military Occupational Specialty). This individual training period varies in length depending on your selected MOS.

You will be required to perform an Army Ranger Physical Fitness Test consisting of the following:

* Push-ups – 49+

* Sit-ups – 59+
* Chin ups – 6+
* 2 mile run in running shoes in 15:12 minutes or less

Other physical requirements and tests:

* Combat water survival test
*5-mile runs

*3-mile runs with an obstacle course
*16-mile foot march
*Night and day land navigation tests

Click HERE for Details about joining the US Army.

These are just some of the basic requirements to tackle before training for your career as one of the elite. Once you are a finely-tuned physical and mental machine, you may earn the honor of one day being called an Army Ranger.

9 Responses to "Army Ranger Training Is Not For Everyone"

  1. thomas  October 31, 2016 at 12:48 pm

    i would like to serve my country like uncle did

  2. Peter hauswald  November 24, 2016 at 3:34 pm

    Why is 39 too old?

  3. larryf  November 25, 2016 at 3:34 pm

    Hey Peter, good question. You need to call an Army recruiter for the answer though. Think it may have something to do with physical abilities?

  4. aaron  January 9, 2017 at 5:57 pm

    i am 12 years old and i want to be a basketball player and severed as a marine

  5. larryf  January 13, 2017 at 9:08 am

    That’s awesome Aaron. Consider calling your local Marine recruiter and getting some Marine promotional gifts. Best to you. Larry

  6. kuangjian  January 22, 2017 at 6:06 am

    Hello, I am from China, but would like to join the US Army, I need what conditions can meet your requirements

  7. Patrick Omane Agyemang  January 25, 2017 at 9:39 am

    I am brave and willing to join the US Army
    Thank you

  8. Gariba  January 30, 2017 at 3:34 am

    I want to join the air force

  9. larryf  March 28, 2017 at 5:20 am

    Gariba, find your local military recruiter and give them a call.

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