Best GORUCK Cadre

One of the things that make GORUCK events so amazing are the Cadre. All GORUCK Cadre are either current or former members of the special forces and their lessons, leadership, and beat-downs are one of the things that bring people back again and again for GORUCK events. But, is there a “best” cadre in the …

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Bricks vs Plates for GORUCK

While some would argue that this is an eternal debate amongst GORUCK participants, according to our 2017  “Best of Rucking” survey our readers say the answer isn’t even close. According to our polls, 80% of respondents said that Ruck Plates are better than bricks. That’s a pretty decisive victory for GORUCK’s $79 piece of metal. For …

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GORUCK Constellation

Here’s the latest intel on GORUCK’s newest offering, Constellation. After several test Constellation has finally come out of BETA and has at least 8 cities scheduled for 2017 (update: looks like there are now 24 cities on the list). GORUCK describes Constellation like this: GORUCK Constellation is a scenario-driven event led by GORUCK’s Special Forces Cadre, …

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March 2017 Training Log

Below is my training log for March 2017. The training is for life in general and for my 2017 to-do list specifically. Wednesday, March 1 – 100 Push-ups Technique – Double Unders 30 seconds on, 30 seconds off. 5 rounds. Work Capacity  – Row 2 min, 3 Cleans @ 95#, 6 Front Rack Lunge @ 95#, 9 …

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Why GORUCK?

By Josh Tubbs Recognition was the first indicator that I was nearing a slippery slope to a life that would have significant impacts on my family and myself, my health, spirit, energy, and confidence. I had seen it before with friends. It was a domino effect that left a path of destruction and I knew …

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