Rucking with One Kidney

Six years ago today a guy cut open my belly, stuck his hand in there, and pulled out my severed left kidney. He then gave it to another dude, who had cut open my buddy’s belly, and that guy stuck into my buddy’s body. We’re both still alive. Crazy, huh? Before donating my kidney I was …

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Pathfinder Ruck Training Discount Code

If you’re training for a GORUCK event, PATHFINDER Ruck training is a really good resource. I used it to train for my first attempt at a GORUCK HTL. It certainly helped me get through that Heavy. Here is my review of the program. Of course, PATHFINDER does cost a little coin. Thankfully they were nice enough …

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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 …

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10 Questions with a GRT – Nikki Jay

Welcome Back GRT Nation!  10 Questions with a GRT returns to you from summer vacation with our latest interview with GRT Nikki Jay.  And when you’re done, if you’d like to get to know a few other GRTs a bit better, check out our previous 10Q interviews here .  Thanks for reading and ruck on! …

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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 GORUCK.com. 30% off Events (including survival and firearm) Use code SFLESSONS to save 30% off GORUCK challenges, survival, and firearm events. Good through March 4, 2018. 25% off Earned Service Discount – Ongoing …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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Launching Ruck.Training

Ruck.Beer exists because every time I went out for a ruck, I found myself thinking about articles I wanted to write about rucking. Ruck.World exists because after I built Ruck.Beer, every time I went out for a ruck, I found myself thinking about satire articles to write about the weird world of GORUCK. This week, …

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