The Crucible During Recruit Training

The Crucible is a test every recruit must go through to become a Marine.

The Crucible During Recruit Training
Posted on 6/11/2022

The Crucible is a test every recruit must go through to become a Marine. It tests every recruit physically, mentally, and morally and is the defining experience of recruit training. The Crucible takes place over 54-hours and includes food and sleep deprivation and over 45 miles of marching. The Crucible event pits teams of recruits against a barrage of day and night events requiring every recruit to work together to solve problems, overcome obstacles, and help each other along the way.


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