The Navy’s new fitness test is here – What you need to know

Officer Candidate School (OCS) class 04-21 students, at Officer Training Command Newport (OTCN), R.I., run 1.5 miles for their initial physical fitness assessment, Oct. 19. OCS morally, mentally, and physically develops civilians and fleet Sailors into newly commissioned officers and imbues them with the highest ideals of honor, courage and commitment for service in the fleet as Naval officers. The Navy is making changes to the semi-annual physical fitness assessment. For details, see pages 4 and 5.