View the Army Combat Fitness Test (ACFT) standards here.
Olympian Nick Symmonds bagged a respectable score, albeit with some not-quite-authorized modifications.
To pass the two-mile run portion of the APFT, ACFT and graduate Basic Combat Training, soldiers must score at least 50.
Passing the push-up portion of the APFT and graduate Basic Combat Training, soldiers must score at least a 50.
The following tables reflect the Marine Corps weight standards for both male and female Marines.
In 2004 the Air Force set new weight requirements for joining (see the chart below). Another change is that the weight...
The Army has fielded thousands of hex bars for the more challenging fitness test that will replace the current APFT.
Lawmakers in the Senate are proposing a new hurdle in the Army's race to replace its outdated physical fitness test.
Rather than delay implementation of the new fitness evaluation, the Army will replace the APFT on Oct. 1 with the ACFT 2.0
An alternative exercise is just one of the changes Army officials are making to ACFT plans.
The former officer received kickbacks in a $5 billion health scheme involving compounded medicine prescriptions.
The heads of the U.S. military branches called for the return of all military hospital already transferred to the DHA.
A new Rand Corp. study offers a report card for each of the U.S. military's systems to create generals and admirals.
Some might be a bit confused on who does what and how each of the units is separate and distinct from one another.
A UH-1N Huey with 1st Helicopter Squadron was on a training mission when its crew was forced to make an emergency landing.