Posts Tagged ‘FTX’

Ladysmith and Super-Labs

Cadets of Charlie Company of Maranatha Baptist University and Bravo Company of University of Wisconsin Whitewater recently teamed up for a “super-lab” training activity in Ladysmith, WI. Our leaders emphasized learning and practicing squad and platoon level tactics, and overall we enjoyed a fantastic weekend. Day One: We arrived at the training area, set up…

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The FTX Experience

Albert Einstein once said that the only source of knowledge is experience.  During my time at Ft. McCoy for the Battalion Field Training eXercise(FTX), I gained plenty of both through my squad members, hands-on projects, and various challenges presented to me. As a brand new MS1, I have very little experience with being a Soldier,…

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