Plebe Summer Sailing Study Guide P-100

by United States Naval Academy

Publisher: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company

Written in English
Published: Pages: 128 Downloads: 303
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Subjects:

  • SAILING,
  • Sports & Recreation / Sailing,
  • Sail Boating,
  • Reference
The Physical Object
FormatSpiral-bound
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11524790M
ISBN 100840377428
ISBN 109780840377425

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Plebes are divided into thirty platoons, sized up, and issued everything from haircuts, to uniforms, and books. Every minute of their lives from the time they arrive on campus Induction Day through the end of their indoctrination period is filled. Among the rigors of Plebe Summer are calisthenics, shooting firearms, swimming, lectures, and sailing.

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Mission Statement “To develop Midshipmen morally, mentally and physically and to imbue them with the highest ideals of duty, honor and loyalty in order to graduate leaders who are dedicated to a career of naval service and have potential for future development in mind and character to assume the highest responsibilities of command, citizenship and government.”.

United States Naval Academy - Lucky Bag Yearbook (Annapolis, MD), Class ofPage of | has the largest online yearbook collection of college, university, high school, middle school, junior high school, military, naval cruise books and. Approximately 1, candidates are picked each year for the plebe or freshman class, and each student is required to take part in Plebe Summer.

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Slocum performed the extraordinary feat of sailing the planet alone in a 34 foot boat inand gave new understanding to the discipline of sailing. The pressure and rigor of Plebe Summer are carefully designed to help plebes prepare for their first academic year at the Naval Academy and the four years of challenge which await them.

As the summer progresses, the new midshipmen rapidly assimilate basic skills in seamanship, navigation, damage control, sailing and handling yard patrol craft.

The tour guide’s husband and son had both gone through the academy so she could relay first-hand the challenge of the Plebe Summer and the first and subsequent years in a cadet’s life. Plebe Summer is “designed to turn [1,] civilians into midshipmen.”.