WATCH: Amazing soldier refuses to give up on grueling 12-mile march

A viral video shows a soldier's amazing perseverance when she refused to give up on a grueling march.

Army Capt. Sarah Cudd fell to the ground twice in the final moments of a 12-mile foot march. She was surrounded by cheering soldiers who told her, "You got it, ma'am," as she picked herself up and pressed on to the finish line.

As a result of her amazing efforts, Cudd was one of 46 candidates that day to earn the Expert Field Medical Badge. About 80 percent of candidates fall short.

Cudd said that she was ready to go home in those final moments of the march, but that her fellow soldiers' words of encouragement kept her going.

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