Tag Archives: Physical Fitness

MINDEF CONSIDERING OTHER WAYS TO DEAL WITH THOSE WHO SKIP IPPT

The Singapore Armed Forces announced that it is relooking other means of punishing reservist servicemen who do not take their mandatory miitary fitness test 3 times. It says the current practice of putting them through a 5-day physical fitness boot camp while undergoing confinement will be put on hold and reviewed.

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IPPT REVIEW: A LOOK AT OTHER COUNTRIES’ PHYSICAL FITNESS TESTS

Changes are coming soon to make the Singapore Armed Forces' Individual Physical Proficiency Test simpler to administer and train for, said Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen in a recent interview. The Straits Times checks out fitness tests carried out in other militaries around the world to see how they measure up against Singapore's.

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