GORUCK Selection 020 – 13 Q’s with Roster #020 (VW)

Like many people, I faked working in order to watch the first several hours of the GORUCK Selection live feed of the admin phase. After the briefing, the cadre ran the candidates through the usual, “Empty your ruck. Pack your ruck.” shenanigans. The activity is intended to add a little stress to the already stressful situation …

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GORUCK Savage Tough 001 AAR

By:  Renee from RVA GORUCK and Savage Race recently teamed up to offer a custom Tough challenge on the grounds of Savage Race Maryland.  With access to Savage Race’s 27+ obstacles, the course was closed overnight to everyone in the world, except GR-Savage Class 001.  I was there.  It was incredible.  Here’s my story… About …

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GORUCK Selection Video

GORUCK released an awesome 50-minute documentary of GORUCK Selection class 019. Grab some popcorn and beer and enjoy the video. After you’re all inspired and motivated, go ahead and make the bad life decision of signing up for the next Selection. Read this next: GORUCK Selection Finisher Interview with Mark Klem… Best Post-Ruck Beer New Rucker …

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What is GORUCK Selection? (and other FAQs)

GORUCK Selection is the toughest endurance event in the world. It lasts 48+ hours and covers over 80 miles. Participants are required to carry a ruck with a minimum of 45 lbs in it at all times. It is run by current and former Special Forces Cadre. To date, 440 people who have attempted to …

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Do I need ruck handles?

My two cents? No. Sure, GORUCK is slapping handles every which way on rucks these days. The Rucker now has a bottom handle. The GR1’s that were offered in the workshop had side handle options. And, of course, there are plenty of sites that sell ruck handles that you can buy and attache via the …

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GORUCK Price Increase Playslist

Today is the big day. Here’s some music to help you as you shop the GORUCK site one last time at the “good ‘ole days” price point. Read this next: Testing GORUCK’s New Distribution Center Packing Video for GORUCK Heavy, Tough, and Light My Journey from Spartan Races to GORUCK Challanges

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6 Ways to Justify Buying Something from GORUCK Before the Price Increase

As you know, GORUCK prices are going up 20%-30% on September 1 (here’s our chart with all the new prices). This has caused all of us to ask the question, “What do I need to buy before the prices go up?” Of course, for many of us, we don’t “need” to buy anything. Buuuut, we …

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Complete GORUCK Price Increase Breakdown Chart

Below is our best effort to show old/new prices, including the difference and percentage price change. Read this next: GORUCK Kydex Frame Sheet Upgrade Instructions New Rucker Released GORUCK Price Increase Playslist

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10 Questions with Bomber (aka. Christopher Goad)

Christopher Goad, better known as “Bomber” or “Bomber Bash,” is the Community Manager at GORUCK. Before that, he was one of the most beloved GRT on the Tough Page during which time he set the gold standard for what is considered funny. We have all been falling short of that standard ever since. Here we …

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