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Marines / Female Training / A Discussion #1057807

CNN Evening News for Friday, Jan 03, 2014
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(Studio: Ashleigh Banfield; Washington: Chris Lawrence) The Marines' decision to delay the physical fitness requirement for females to do three pullups because the requirement could drive women out of the corps and why women have trouble with pullups discussed.

(Studio: Ashleigh Banfield) Live discussion held with former Marines captains Vernice Armour and Greg Jacob† about the pullup issue. [From Phoenix, ARMOUR; from Washington, JACOB - explain why women have trouble with pullups and the need for specific training.]

Banfield, Ashleigh;
Lawrence, Chris

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