How Hard Was Training for You?: Basic Training Q&A

PVT Jenny Silavong says difficulty of Basic Combat Training depends on recruits' outlook and attitude.

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My name is Private Jenny Silavong and Kristen from West Roxbury, Massachusetts asks; "Just how hard is basic training?"

In all honesty basic training really isn't that hard. It's all in your head and if you think it's hard, it's not hard. All you have to think about is a happy place, and you'll get through it. Just have fun with it, it's really fun basic training-it's fun and once you go into AIT it gets better.