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The Life of a Cone: Survival School

The Life of a Cone series follows an AFSPECWAR trainee through his pipeline schools and provides real world experiences at some of the DoD's most coveted...
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The Life of a Cone: Army Airborne

The Life of a Cone series follows an AFSPECWAR trainee through his pipeline schools and provides real world experiences at some of the DoD's most coveted...
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Fallacies of Training for Test Day

I frequently get questions about training with the direct intent of getting ready for the PAST (Physical Ability Stamina Test) or hitting indoc grad standards prior to...
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EXCLUSIVE: SOWT confirms change to Special Reconnaissance

We recently received confirmation of exciting news for AFSPECWAR and the US Air Force. On a recent episode of the PJ Medcast podcast, the Combat Rescue Officer...
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Overcome the Unexpected at Selection

A CRO Phase 2 instructor once told me a story of a CRO-wannabe going through Phase 2 selection.  We’ll call the trainee Evan. Evan was a...

Breath Hold Training- Best 4 Free Apps for Android

A critical part of passing selection with a water confidence portion is having the where with all to remain calm while performing tasks underwater.  Underwater training is not just...

Maximize Performance; Q&A with Team ST Coach Shawn

Sanderson Performance's Coach Shawn; founder of Team ST, sits down with Specialtactics.com to talk workouts and maximizing performance. 1)    What were your primary goals when developing Team ST? When developing Team...

STO Selection–10 burning questions

Specialtactics.com sat down with a recent graduate of the Special Tactics Officer (STO) Phase I and II selection course.  We had 10 burning questions for him regarding his preparation...

ST Performance Preview

Team ST GOES LIVE ON 25 March! So you want to join the ranks of Air Force Special Tactics? I don’t blame you; it’s an amazing experience! However, it will...

Training to Strengths & Weaknesses

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The Air Force's newest enlisted specialty- Special Reconnaissance, has formally arrived thanks to the newest release of the AFECD (Air Force Enlisted...

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Doc Lax continues our discussion of diagnosing and managing concussion (mTBI) for operators and PJs, corpsman, and medics.