Commando School

March 2016

S1 Ep8 - To Your Duties

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To Your Duties - As 169 troop reach the end of training, thoughts turn to life beyond Lympstone. A familiar face, Corporal 'Froggy' Chauffeur, returns to prepare the troop for their final pass-out parade and four stand-out recruits go head to head for the coveted King's Badge award, an accolade for the best recruit, which ...

S1 Ep7 - Commando Tests

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Commando Tests - The troops are within touching distance of their green berets but first they face Lympstone's ultimate challenge: the famous Commando Tests, four gruelling physical exercises that must be attempted over five consecutive days. The recruits of 169 troop are a tight-knit group who have pushed through 30 weeks...

S1 Ep6 - Fight Or Flight

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As training progresses, more and more recruits start to struggle with the tough demands placed upon them. Cole has been at Lympstone for 3 months but has been in rehab with an injury. #sbsdoco

S1 Ep5 - Phase Two

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Phase Two - As training progresses, exercises start to imitate life at war, and the nature of the job begins to worry some of the recruits of Troop 174. University graduate recruit Greene's initially impressive performances are rewarded with a section leadership role, but he is yet to tackle one of training's biggest chall...
February 2016

S1 Ep4 - Crash Week

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Crash Week - The troop 174 recruits reach the challenging halfway point in training. The second half of the course includes more challenging exercises to prepare the recruits for frontline fighting, but this is traditionally a point when many recruits leave the troop, either through failure or giving up. Dilliway, whose fa...

S1 Ep3 - The Gym Test

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The Gym Test - Six weeks into their training, the marine recruits face their first pass-or-fail test. They must complete a tough series of physical challenges in the gym, culminating in three staggeringly high rope climbs. If they fail to complete it they'll have to leave their troop. (From the UK) (Documentary) M(L) CC

S1 Ep2 - Quick Fire

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Quick Fire - The raw recruits take the next step on their training and there are challenging new lessons at every turn. If they can make it through the next three weeks, their families will get invited down to witness their progress and they'll get to go home for the first time since training began. As the training intensi...

S1 Ep1 - The Shock Of Capture

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The Shock Of Capture - Commando School has unprecedented access to arguably the most arduous basic military training programme in the world, going behind the scenes at the Royal Marines' Commando Training Centre in Devon to document the experiences of Royal Marines in training as never before. They say that the first two w...