This Looks Like A Scene From A Zombie Film, But It’s Actually A Weird Navy Tradition

This Looks Like A Scene From A Zombie Film, But It's Actually A Weird Navy Tradition

At the end of freshman year at the U.S. Naval Academy, students do something a bit strange. The bizarre ritual forces dozens of people to huddle around a campus monument in an attempt to place a cap at the top.

The structure is taller than it looks, and these clever cadets go to great lengths when it comes time to prove themselves before sophomore year rolls around. Take a look at the video below to get a rare glimpse inside the social lives of some of America’s best students.

It looks kind of fun, doesn’t it? Everyone needs to let loose every now and then!

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Raw: Hundreds Climb Monument at Naval Academy

Members of the Naval Academy's class of 2019 climbed the Herndon monument as part of a traditional culmination of the freshman year at the Naval Academy. (May 23)

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This Looks Like A Scene From A Zombie Film, But It's Actually A Weird Navy Tradition
This Looks Like A Scene From A Zombie Film, But It's Actually A Weird Navy Tradition
This Looks Like A Scene From A Zombie Film, But It's Actually A Weird Navy Tradition
This Looks Like A Scene From A Zombie Film, But It's Actually A Weird Navy Tradition
This Looks Like A Scene From A Zombie Film, But It's Actually A Weird Navy Tradition

This Looks Like A Scene From A Zombie Film, But It's Actually A Weird Navy Tradition

This Looks Like A Scene From A Zombie Film, But It's Actually A Weird Navy Tradition

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