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“Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity” – this saying by Roman philosopher Seneca certainly applies to Corporal (CPL) (NS) Tan Ying Li, who stuck to his guns and landed a spot in NUS to study medicine on his third application attempt.
Chief Commando Officer Kenny Tay shares his personal story of joining the Red Berets, and what it means to helm this elite unit.
What does it take to don the red beret and be called a Commando? For these trainees, it’s about the magical number “72”.
Commando 3WO (NS) Edwin Peng shows you how to defend against a knife threat using Krav Maga techniques.
Take a walk back in time with Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) (Ret) Clarence Tan – the man credited for establishing the SAF's Commando formation – and learn about the journey of the renowned Red Berets.
The soldiers of 1st Commando Battalion (1 Cdo Bn) continued their winning ways this year and clinched their 16th consecutive Best Combat Unit award in this year's Singapore Armed Forces Best Unit Competition.
Back when he was in the obese company in Basic Military Training (BMT), 2nd Lieutenant (2LT) Hamaran Muthayya pushed himself at every physical training.
What does it take to create a winning battalion?
Just three months after graduating from university, she was already earning a high four-figure monthly salary from her first job as a financial adviser.