Author: Ryan Burns

GORUCK End of Summer Sale 2017

With summer wrapping up, GORUCK has a sale going on to clear out some inventory. Included items: Challange Shorts – Were $120 NOW $85 Simple Shorts 5.5″ – Were $90 NOW $65 Swim Trunks – Were $79 NOW $55 Gym Shorts – Were $69 NOW $49 Rucking Shirt Long Sleeve – Was $85 NOW $49 Rucking Shirt Short Sleeve – Was $75 NOW $49 Multiple T-Shirts – Were $25 NOW...

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GORUCK Coupon Codes and Discounts

There are a number of ways to save on your next GORUCK event or gear purchase. Below are the latest discount and coupon codes for 25% off Earned Service Discount – Ongoing GORUCK offers a 25% discount on all events and gear to all military, first responders, teachers, students, and government employees. You are required to set up an account at to receive the discount. Full program details available here. — Might Work. Worth a Try. — 10% off your first order. Use the code WELCOME10 to save 10% off your first order. — Most likely expired, but...

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Free GORUCK Training Guides

If you, or someone you know, is looking to train for a GORUCK Heavy, GORUCK Tough, or GORUCK Light, our friends (actually, I guess that’s actually us since we run both website) over at Ruck.Training have released 3 brand new GORUCK training guides and they are giving them away for free. What is great about these training guides is that they just that, a guide. As each guide explains, the goal is to give ruckers a template that they can use to prepare for an upcoming event. While someone can certainly just follow the guide as written, Ruck.Training offers free Word...

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TactCan Koozie Review

My dad is a koozie hoarder. He’s got them in the car, in the boat, in his golf bag, in his coolers, in his beach chairs, and about 50 in his pantry. You will never find that man without a koozie. Needless to say, koozies have been a part of my life since childhood. A few weeks ago Brett over at TactCan sent me one of their fancy TactCan koozies and, let me say, it is pretty great. To begin with, a koozie’s most important job is to keep my beer cold. The TactCan koozie did that. So, check. It works....

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Dealing with Muscle Cramps During GORUCK

Below is my subjective experience in dealing with cramping during GORUCK events. This is what worked for me. I’m neither a doctor nor a scientist, so take it for what it’s worth. (TL:DR – I use SaltStick and mustard. It worked for me. No cramps.) A Little Context To set the stage, I occasionally deal with cramping during endurance events. The worst cramp experience I’ve ever had was during the 9/11 GORUCK Heavy in DC. Despite my hydration plan of preloading prior to the event, and use of hydration and Nuun electrolyte during the event, I cramped BAD. During our...

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GORUCK Training

Looking for a free GORUCK training guide to help you prepare for a GORUCK Heavy, Tough, or Light? Check out Ruck.Training!

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