GORUCK Glossary

AAR – After Action Report. Written by GRTs after event completion to scare, prepare and/or impress other GRTs, but mostly that last part. AAR Directory – online directory on Ruck.Beer with links to all kinds of GORUCK AARs from around the interwebs. ACRT – Advanced Cellular Repair Technology; aka Beer; see also Bud Heavy. Admin …

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The 7 Stages of GORUCK

You may be familiar with the 5 stages of grief (denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance). What you may not know is there are the 7 stages of GORUCK. This framework is designed to help you, your family, and your friends better understand your experienced as a GRT and, like the stages of grief, they are …

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You Might Be GRT If….

There is only one real defining characteristic of a GRT and that’s finishing a GORUCK Challenge. That said, there are some other “tell tell signs” that may help identify the GRT among us. So, you might be GRT if: You take pictures of bricks. No matter how beautiful the scenery is, you always see the …

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Who Does GORUCK Events?

Every GORUCK event is unique. However, many of the folks who show up at GORUCK events are the same. While the list below isn’t comprehensive, I thought it would be helpful to introduce you to some of the good women and men who will make up your team at a GORUCK event. Newbie Description: Newbie has no …

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