Naval Academy freshman complete traditional Herndon Climb

First-year students at the Naval Academy participate in Herndon Climb tradition.
0:42 | 07/05/18

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We want to leave you with a fine picture today a rite of passage out of the US Naval Academy today. Tradition since 1962 it had all of us captivated allow this afternoon take a look this is the pond in monument. Where the pleads the first year students first year cadets their at the Naval Academy have to climb this granite hole which has been. Slap third in vegetables were mean and water. It's a tricky took them two hours and ten minutes to get to the top. Tossed the hat on top. On its timing thing the longest running over four hour about middle of the pack some good for them and congratulations to the plea to president of course delivering the commencement address. This Friday the US Naval Academy.

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