royal marine

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    Possible hernia in training for entry to Royal Marines - will it affect my ability to join?

    Hi, I have been training really hard to get fit and strong to go through the joining phase of the Royal marines. My GP says I might have a hernia, if it is will this affect my chances of joining? If it is and it is operable will that then be ok?
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    Eyesight standards for Royal Marines

    Hi all, I know this has been discussed but just asking from a different perspective the eyesight standards are 6/60 uncorrected and 6/12 corrected. Does this mean when you go for eyesight test you just have to pass 6/60 if you do not wear glasses? Or, do you need to achieve both to pass the...
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    Medical exam cancelled

    Hi, I’m currently applying to become a royal marine officer and was scheduled to have my face to face medical exam this Thursday (20/06/19). It’s been cancelled by Capita and pushed back over 2 weeks. I was just wondering if someone could tell me if this is normal or if it’s likely to be due...
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    Can I join the Royal Marines?

    Hi, I’m 17 years old and I’ve been wanting to join the Royal Marines for about 5 years. The problem is 2 years ago I had breathing problems for about a week. I went to the doctors and they gave me an asthma inhaler. The inhaler had no efffect in improving my breathing and I soon realised that it...
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    Royal Marines Deployment

    I want to join the Royal Marines next year. I also want to go to war. Are they currently fighting in any wars, or are there any upcoming wars. - Thanks
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    My Joining Process (Step-By-Step)

    This is just my personal experience, and will be updated as I progress throughout my career as a potential Warfare Specialist - this is to give you an idea of timescales and other waiting times that you may experience during your application. Firstly, about me - I'm a 16 year old male in good...