Long march to glory: From young men to commandos

Revamped 72km march at end of nine-month training sees young men become commandos

It is six o'clock on a Monday evening at Hendon Camp in Loyang, home of the Singapore Armed Forces commandos.

The air feels thick and the parade square glistens after a downpour.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 02, 2019, with the headline 'Long march to glory'. Print Edition | Subscribe