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Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC)
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Ruck Marches

Ruck March 

  • Consists of 3 - 6+ miles
  • A ruck carries 35+ pounds
  • Cadets travel in a tactical road march formation, spaced 2 - 5 meters and staggered along each side of the road
  • Contracted cadets wear boots, non-contracted cadets have the option to wear athletic shoes
  • A fallout vehicle follows the march in the event of injuries the inability of any cadet to finish.
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