1. Aingeal Dorcha

    .Question I haven't seen answered about Marsoc

    Hi all in 9 days I'm going to be meeting with a marine recruiter and starting the enlistment process. My question is I know in the Marine Corps your job is up to the needs of the Corps. If I want more challenge/adventure I may think of attempting indoc for marsoc/recon. This being said can your...
  2. CupCake

    Modification to MARSOC App for Primer Course Preparation

    I posted this in the Mentor section for MARSOC and RECON but know it would be appropriate here too. Greetings all, I'm currently training for a lat move to the 0321 community in the summer of 2020 and I've cobbled together a modification to the MARSOC program they give to Selection candidates...
  3. S

    .Aviator to MARSOC

    I'm currently getting a Computer Science degree from a school that's 1 tier below an Ivy League and am looking to start USMC PLC for 6 weeks this summer on an aviation contract (just awaiting some medical clearances). Now, I know this question is a long ways down the road, however, how realistic...
  4. CupCake

    Torn between RECON and MARSOC as a lat mover

    Good morning/afternoon/evening all, first I have just posted my intro and read a lot of threads before making this one, so if I didnt search hard enough with the search function if my question has been answered I'll retract this thread. I'm looking to make a lat move to either 0321 or 0372...
  5. S

    What were the hardest parts of A&S and ITC for you?

    If I'm not mistaken, A&S is the selection process for ITC. I know some of this information may be classified.
  6. J


    Hey guys, After many months of lurking through a laundry list fo threads, I figured it was about time to make an account and join the community. I'm 22, enlisted in the Marines as a radio guy right out of HS like so many of you. Got sent to the Pacific and did work with Artillery, as well as a...
  7. S

    Is it possible for a new officer to go directly to a Force Recon billet or MARSOC billet?

    I know that MARSOC requires at least the rank of Captain, just looking for clarification on both.
  8. C


    Good evening, (or whatever time it is when you read this.) I am headed off to OCS in a few months as part of the NROTC program. I know that everyone says focus on whats at hand, that being OCS, however I want to start training as much as possible and CORRECTLY for Assessment and Selection or...
  9. S

    Is the relationship between Enlisted men and Officers different in Special Forces?

    I know that fraternization is strictly forbidden, but I feel like Special Operations Forces would maybe be closer in regards to Officer and Enlisted relationships. Not sure, so I came here. Is the relationship in Special Forces different than it is in, say, an infantry platoon? Thanks for...
  10. S

    .Best Officer MOS for future MARSOC/FORECON

    Hello, I'm new to this forum, so I may be unaware of some rules (spoken or otherwise) so bear with me, please. I hope to attend the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland after graduating from high school and join the Marine Corps, after this, I was considering joining either the...
  11. S


    Hello everyone, I have been on the site since I joined the Marines in 2016 and decided to make an account today, I am currently a Corporal and am looking to either go recon or try my luck at MARSOC A&S, 296 pft 294 cft, tier 1 Marine, black belt, went to the hitt championship this year, and...
  12. RoosterJ


    Hey guys. My question is geared towards the Raiders or anyone else who has helpful information. I am currently slated to go to A&S in April of next year. I have read a lot of different articles and testimonies on how to prepare etc… but, I feel like you can never get enough advice or feedback...
  13. Njonti

    .SARC pipeline and recycling

    Hello all, As I've been been perusing various information sources on the Navy SARC pipeline, I ran into possibly eye opening comments on becoming a SARC. Multiple comments stated that they were either Corpsman or in the Marine Corps and knew of SARC hopefuls that said you cannot recycle any...
  14. G

    .Quick Question (paging any Recruiters)

    Hey guys, So I’m meeting with a Marine Recruiter on Monday to get all my paperwork going to possibly begin my life as a Marine serving in the reserves until I finish school, then can hopefully have an easy process switching over to active. I love the idea of being a Marine. I would also like to...
  15. WhiteWolf

    Marsoc assessment and selection workout partner

    Good day motivators, please remove if not allowed. I am currently in search of like minded individuals in the Camp Pendleton area to train for a&s. Thanks for any input, have a good one.
  16. Roboscout 302

    For SOF candidates: What is your weekly training schedule look like?

    Good Morning guys, I currently have a SEAL challenge contract, scheduled to ship in December & I am wondering what do you SOF candidates do in your weekly routine. Currently this is what my schedule looks like: 1 long interval(fartlek) run & swim / short interval run & swim/ 1 long slow...
  17. Ecam

    A&S Training Bud

    Good Afternoon, Anyone in the South Orange County / North Pendleton / San Clemente area interested in training for A&S? I live in Dana Point and am working through the 10 week prep course. Pm me if interested. Thank you for your time!
  18. S

    .Questions about Marine Raiders (MARSOC)

    Good morning, afternoon, or evening to those currently taking the time to read my post. For myself I am very intrigued by the Marine Raiders (MARSOC), and I want to know the "best way," to get into the pipeline, and have a better understanding. From what I've read in the past is that you need to...


    Howdy y'all, My name is Paul, I'm currently a senior at the University of Texas at Austin -- graduating and commissioning in the Spring of 2017. I am studying to receive a B.A. in Government, Pre-Law (International Relations and Security concentration) and a minor in History (Concentration in...
  20. S

    Force Reconnaissance Marines and Marsoc Raiders Information needed mostly Force Recon.

    Sup dudes I wanted to know more information about Force Recon Company's missions since 06 when the most Experienced Force Recon Marines were taken an formed Marsoc now Raiders and some other information as well. 1. What's is Force Recon Company's missions today. After 06 and you guess it I'm...