We want athletes to ensure that cadets can meet the physical fitness and mental toughness required of an Army Officer. Physical Fitness expresses self-discipline, teamwork, and exemplary leadership. Athletes possess the desire to compete demonstrate aptitude, endurance, self-sacrifice, and the warrior spirit. Athletic competition is a key indicator. Athletes project mental toughness and a healthy appearance in addition to demonstrating a high level of fitness. High school, collegiate, intramural, and city teams, and high adventure sporting activities help define and develop an athlete.