Could you make it through BUD/S Training?

Posted by: texans14

In case you don't know, BUD/S stands for Basic Underwater Demolition SEAL Training. It's a 6 month program that aspiring NAVY SEALS go through.

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No.

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Maybe.

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Yes.

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PetersSmith says2014-08-11T23:47:50.3435306-05:00
Those helmets in the "no" picture, do people die during this training?
texans14 says2014-08-11T23:50:56.7747172-05:00
Extremely rarely. That's not what the picture is. When someone quits, they ring a bell three times and put their helmet in a long row with other quitter's helmets.
dmussi12 says2014-08-11T23:51:56.9606746-05:00
@PetersSmith There have been accidental deaths, but it's not a regular thing. They have plenty of medical people standing by just in case.
PetersSmith says2014-08-11T23:52:05.1508321-05:00
What's the likelihood of someone making it in the first place? Like "percent chance".
PetersSmith says2014-08-11T23:52:14.9166199-05:00
Or odds, that works too.
PetersSmith says2014-08-11T23:54:31.5934743-05:00
And do you have to be in the military (any branch) in order to even apply for this?
dmussi12 says2014-08-11T23:55:19.5929713-05:00
The success rate is 20-25%. http://www.sealswcc.com/navy-seals-frequently-asked-questions-faq.html#.U-meJvldXl8
PetersSmith says2014-08-11T23:57:02.7892433-05:00
Nevermind
PetersSmith says2014-08-11T23:57:14.0212433-05:00
Dmussi12: Thanks
PetersSmith says2014-08-11T23:59:40.3804433-05:00
Do they kick people out or do most people have to give up?
Astal3 says2014-08-12T00:40:11.5202873-05:00
If you show that you cannot physically complete the tasks required despite your best efforts you will be excused. Otherwise you have to quit. Or die.. That's another way out
Kreakin says2014-08-12T05:17:08.1864564-05:00
I'm too old for this, would prob kill me..
SweetTea says2014-08-12T08:39:37.1340396-05:00
I'm sure the guys on here will laugh, but I've got to say it ... ANY woman can raise h*ll like a Navy SEAL, once a month!

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