Military Fitness

The Military1 Fitness Topic provides news, expert opinion and training resources on Military Fitness. In this topic you’ll find the latest exercises, videos, tips and information for anyone trying to get into military shape, whether preparing for basic training, deploying or simply keeping in shape in general.

Military Fitness Articles

Facing fitness crisis, Army leaders look to change culture

Drew Brooks The Fayetteville Observer, N.C. The mission of the U.S. Army is to fight and win the nation's wars. To that end, soldiers at installations across the globe train each day. They jump from planes. Maneuver across vast training a ... - More

Military Fitness Videos

The secret to pull-ups: How to go from 0 to 20

Maj. Misty Posey, the Plans Officer for Manpower Integration, developed a pull-up program to help all Marines improve their pull-ups no matter their starting point, and says she has yet to find a Marine she has not been able to help. - More

Military Fitness Exclusives

10 tips for summer workouts

By Rachel Engel When the weather warms up, most people take their workouts outside—at least until the heat becomes too unbearable. Once the temperature hits the triple-digits, it can take all the joy and satisfaction out of getting a run in, ... - More