US Army making basic training tougher to prepare its newest soldiers | Business Insider

by Fusion Sport
 | 3rd April, 2018

US Army's leadership are hoping to raise the physical standards for basic training to prepare the next generation of recruits for battle in a major conflict.
Secretary of the Army Mark Esper spoke Monday at the Association of the United States Army's Global Force Symposium about his vision for the Army of 2028 that calls for a larger, more physically fit force.