Juliet 195 Recruit Journal Week 05

Juliet 195 Recruit Journal Formed: Nov 7, 2017 Graduates: December 28, 2017   JULIET-195  Week 05 Blog The week flew by as quickly as the sweat dripping down our faces. It was search and rescue week, where we woke up […]


Charlie 195 Recruit Journal Week 02

Charlie 195 Recruit Journal Formed: Sep 12, 2017 Graduates: November 03, 2017   There are some recruits who excel at boot camp: they are always on time, the get loud when they’re told, they follow simple instruction, and they have […]


Mike 194 Recruit Journal Week 06

Week 06 Summary Today was a start of one of the greatest achievements of our entire lives. It started off with a 5K run off base at a Naval Air Station. Once again Mike came out on top as 05 […]


Quebec 193 Recruit Journal Week 07

Quebec 193 Recruit Journal Formed: October 4, 2016 Graduates: November 23, 2016 Coast Guard Recruit Company Quebec 193 Graduation Program WEEK 07 SUMMARY   As any process comes to a close, it’s important to test and assess yourself to measure […]


Zulu 192 Recruit Journal Week 04

Zulu 192 Recruit Journal Formed: May 24, 2016 Graduates: July 15, 2016   Another week draws to a close for Zulu-192. Training has taken a much more practical turn with the beginning of firearms basics and weapons handling. However, it […]


Juliet 192 Recruit Journal Week 04

Juliet 192 Recruit Journal Formed: January 5, 2016 Graduates: February 26, 2016   JULIET 192 Week 4 Summary   What a week for Juliet-192! We have reached the halfway mark of basic training and we closed out the first half […]


Alfa 191 Recruit Journal Week 05

  Alfa 191 Recruit Journal Formed: March 10, 2015 Graduates: May 1, 2015   S.A.R. (search and rescue) week… where the start of your long day is determined by a little orange whistle. The metaphorical death of every recruit. “Fire, […]


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Lima 189 Recruit Journal Week: 07

Lima 189 Recruit Journal Week: 07 Formed: Feb. 11, 2014 Graduates: April 4, 2014 24MAR14 Week 07 There’s nothing quite like hopping out of a rack at 0500 in the morning and sleepily trying to dodge goose poo on your […]


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Recruit Journal Kilo 189: Week 02

Recruit Journal Kilo 189: Week 02 Formed: Jan. 28, 2014 Graduates: March 21, 2014 As soon as we stepped off the bus it was below 30 degrees and began to snow. Our first few days were spent completing paper work […]


CAPE MAY, N.J. Ð Coast Guard Petty Officer 2nd Class Nicholas Saporito, a company commander at Training Center Cape May, motivates a member of Recruit Company Bravo 187 during incentive training July 31, 2012. The recruits are being reprimanded for failing to meet time objectives, which are critical in a lifesaving organization where seconds can mean the difference between life and death. Coast Guard photo by Chief Warrant Officer Donnie Brzuska.

It’s not JUST 8 weeks: Workout Program

We’re proud to introduce the “It’s not JUST 8 weeks: Workout Program.” This  three-month program is aimed at preparing recruits not just for the Week 01 physical fitness assessment but also focuses on preventing some of the most common injuries we see during […]


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