Coast Guard launches new recruit training program

Story and Photos by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jonathan Lindberg Cape May, NJ – Fast paced steps echo down the halls. The noise of recruits sounding off as they file through the doors to Munro Hall is drowned out by company commanders barking orders at them. The nervous recruits march in step up to the second deck and swiftly make their way to the squad bay. The sights, sounds and experiences of...

Video – Coast Guard Training Center Cape May Obstacle Course

Editors Note: The Coast Guard Training Center in Cape May, NJ recently re-instituted the obstacle course. This video is the first recruit company to go through the course. I will readily admit that had this course been there 30 years ago, I would never have made it through boot camp. How about you?