Video – Latvia Special Forces Training

Latvian Special Forces Training (photo from NATO video July 29, 2016)
Latvian Special Forces Training (photo from NATO video July 29, 2016)

Those trying out of the Special Forces of Latvia have an intense selection process to undergo. Watch a video entitled “The Brave Man Wins” that show a series of tests the candidate must endure. This includes trust falls from bridges, drown proofing, combatives, and survival training. If the candidate passes the selection process then there is another six months of hard training ahead. Watch “The Brave Man Wins”Guns.com, July 29, 2016.

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