GORUCK Rucking Boots Review – MACV-1 (Ongoing and Updated)

This post will serve as an ongoing review of the GORUCK MACV-1 Rucking Boots and will be updated with significant events and experiences during my ownership of these boots. Updates Use the links below to jump to the ongoing updates: Update #1 – First full day + Rucking in the rain Update #2 – Week 1 …

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GORUCK Shipping Experience and Review

In September 2018 GORUCK increased the prices of almost all their rucks and apparel. In his long and detailed explanation of the price increase, Jason indicated that a better shipping experience was coming that included free shipping, free returns, a more streamlined process, and better communication. Since the changes took effect I have had three …

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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 – The Movie

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 Finishers and AARs GORUCK Selection Finisher Interview with Mark Klem… …

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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: GORUCK End of Summer Sale 2017 6 Ways to Justify Buying Something from GORUCK Bef… Pathfinder Ruck Training Discount Code

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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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