Asked by: Lisbel Ordoñezasked in category: General Last Updated: 28th March, 2020
Whats a good PFT score for Marines?
Herein, how many points do you need to pass the Marine PFT?
Maximum Points is 100 and Minimum Points is 40 for each age group. Maximum Points is 70 and Minimum Points is 40 for each age group.
Beside above, what is a PFT score? The Marine Corps PFT is a standard test that measures the battle-readiness of each Marine once a year, with a focus on stamina and physical conditioning. Marines are assessed on a points system across these three categories and must receive a high enough score to pass the Marine PT test.
Also to know, what is a 1st class PFT score?
Earning a first-class score on the PFT or CFT will now require 235 points. That could mean Marines taking the PFT need to do eight more crunches, three more pullups or cut 30 seconds off their run times. Similarly, the points needed for a second-class score will jump from 175 to 200.
What is a failing PFT score?
Marines performing at a total PFT or CFT score of 150-199 are in the lowest bracket, or third class, and anything below 150 is a failure on either test. The previous range was 120-199. But the Corps also updated its rating scales which could impact a Marines promotion or all-around calculated composite score.