You’re out of breath, you’re underwater, and your consciousness is closing abruptly...you’re mind instinctively switch’s to survival instinct “come up for air, we need oxygen”...you’re not done yet, you haven’t completed your task and there is only ONE way to successfully complete this task. Only then will you allow yourself the reward of oxygen your body desperately craved.
What water confidence instills to the individual is more than just a trivial “surviving the cut”...you must learn to fight everything natural in you for what you KNOW will make you successful.
He who learns to conquer his mind in its most instinctive, protective barrier is what forges the elite.
These are critical life lessons that are ingrained to protect the operator and his team when all hope has fled. This calm, collected mind has been groomed to deal with chaotic situations in a level-headed, concise manner. The operator becomes instinctive and resorts to what he has been trained to do. Perform.
In order to be successful in any Special Operations pipeline, the candidate must be well rounded. They must have the right blend of speed, strength, and stamina accompanied by a resilient mind.
These courses are meant to mold young minds into some of the most world class warriors the world has ever seen. Warriors who now not only carry their hammer, but the ability to wield the bolt from the sky.
You must be torn down and brought back into a new way of being. Selfishness doesn’t work here. If you’re in It for yourself, you’re fated to never make it into the brotherhood.
You must be willing to put yourself aside for the warrior to your left and right.
For those looking to begin physically preparing, It would be smart to look at what is expected of you for graduation standards. This is now your baseline, meaning, on your worst day you can make these numbers/times without a single doubt in your mind.
The Tactical Athlete Program was designed to teach you how to train for those who a seek rigorous future.