The GORUCK Show
The GORUCK Show is about what we love: people, USA manufacturing, the military, rucking, local pride, dogs, and the finer things in life. Like beer.
info_outline 054: Team Assessment and 2019 GRT Reunion 11/05/2018
054: Team Assessment and 2019 GRT Reunion With the launch of Team Assessment we are fielding some of the most commonly asked questions and our take on one of our newest events. We also touch on the GRT Reunion coming back to Jax in 2019.
info_outline 052: Hangin with Dan Bailey 10/15/2018
052: Hangin with Dan Bailey Dan Bailey is considered one of the best CrossFit Athletes on the planet. He came and hung out at Selection 020 this year and soaked it all in. Lee and Blayne sit down with him to see what he thought about Selection, rucking, our community, and training.
info_outline 051: Hurricane Prep GORUCK Style and it's almost Selection Time 09/17/2018
051: Hurricane Prep GORUCK Style and it's almost Selection Time A big chunk of the East Coast preps for Hurricane Florence we talk about our experience doing the same down at GORUCK HQ in Jax Beach. Also, Selection is just around the corner, we talk about leading up to the event and what you can expect in the way of coverage.
info_outline 050: Q&A w/ Model Mike and a Look Back on 50 Episodes 09/10/2018
050: Q&A w/ Model Mike and a Look Back on 50 Episodes We sit down with the face of the GORUCK Polo "Model Mike", GRT, guys guy, and self proclaimed internet star. We chat about how fame has changed his life since becoming the face of a major ad campaign.
info_outline 049: Cadre Machine Talks Firearms Day and What's in Bomber's Ruck 09/04/2018
049: Cadre Machine Talks Firearms Day and What's in Bomber's Ruck Grab a cold one. This week we dive in with Cadre Machine and talk all things Firearms Day. If you ever had questions about our classroom events then check out this episode.
info_outline 048: Gearing up for Selection and The Roast of Bomber 08/28/2018
048: Gearing up for Selection and The Roast of Bomber Everyone's favorite weekend is going to be here before we know it. Selection is taking us to Ohio this year and 90 participants are on the roster.
info_outline 047: Best Snacks for a Light/ Jax HTL Shenanigans 08/20/2018
047: Best Snacks for a Light/ Jax HTL Shenanigans Welcome to your first Light, don't bring bad snacks. Jax Beach HTL was another great year with 6 finishers. Bomber and Lee are headed out to support Savages Races all over the country. And the Ruck Clubs are getting a little wet this month.
info_outline 046: Jax Beach HTL 2018 and What's in your Ruck? 08/13/2018
046: Jax Beach HTL 2018 and What's in your Ruck? We're gearing up for the party at the beach this weekend. HTL style. Who's gonna be left standing after 40+ hours and 60+ miles? Who knows, but it's always a lot of fun to watch.
info_outline 044: Nick wants to drive across the country for Ascent 07/30/2018
044: Nick wants to drive across the country for Ascent We grab a few beers and chat about upcoming events, kids gear being released, and we talk to Nick about his cross-country trip to make it to this year Ascent!
info_outline 043: Bomber's back! 07/23/2018
043: Bomber's back! Bomber gets back to the office after taking a much needed week off. We sit down and talk about the launch of the Women's Apparel with Emily. Bomber grabs E2 and puts her through 10 rapid fire questions. Lee talks about his plan to tackle the Star Course.
info_outline 042: Ruck Club Battles and Current Events around HQ 07/16/2018
042: Ruck Club Battles and Current Events around HQ We get a chance to get back to normal and back in the swing of things. Talking all things GORUCK, gear, events, and people. Ruck Clubs are killing it on their monthly callouts. Women's gear is launching any day now. And Bomber gets a chance to ask Kit as few questions.
info_outline 041: Catching Up with Cadre Beaux 07/09/2018
041: Catching Up with Cadre Beaux We're all feeling the heat down here in TGIFlorida as we celebrated 4th of July this past week. We got in some trouble and had an old friend swing by. Cadre Beaux shows up at HQ for the first time in years and lets us know what he's been up to. Needless to say, it got a little weird.
info_outline 040: Miles with a Heavy Ass Cooler 07/03/2018
040: Miles with a Heavy Ass Cooler Summer is in full swing and it never feels truer than when you're rolling into 4th of July weekend. This week we talk about the latest Ruck Club Callout, HQ 101 w/ Kendra, and what our plans are for another 4th in good ole #TGIFlorida. Have fun this weekend and be safe, no one blow a finger or two off.
info_outline 039: The Why Behind the MACV-1 w/ Jason and Rich 07/02/2018
039: The Why Behind the MACV-1 w/ Jason and Rich We've talked about the how of the MACV-1 with Paul already. Now we sit down with Rich and talk about the why. Rich is a 30-year Army Special Forces Veteran and these are the best boots he's ever worn. Heading back to Vietnam for the first time in 50 years isn't nothing, this is one story you want to check out.
info_outline 038: Chicago Star Course, Space Marines, and boots w/ Cadre Mickey 06/26/2018
038: Chicago Star Course, Space Marines, and boots w/ Cadre Mickey The idea of this show is to feel like you're sitting down for a beer (or six) with your friends. This week we did just that. Bomber, Lee, and Cadre Mickey sit down and crack a few cold ones while they talk about the Chicago Star Course, Space Marines, and of course what it's like to finally get some miles in the MACV-1.
info_outline 037: MACV-1 with Jason and Paul 06/25/2018
037: MACV-1 with Jason and Paul Jason sits down with the Shoe Dog himself, Paul Litchfield, and talk all things MACV-1. How it all started and the journey it took to get these boots done. Not only is this the best story a shoe has ever had, it might be the most fun anyone has ever had making one. Go behind the scenes with the MACV-1 and learn exactly what it takes to make the world's greatest boot.
info_outline 036: One Long Weekend 06/18/2018
036: One Long Weekend We grab every HTL finisher from HQ (and Bomber too) and go through what the HTL meant for them. What was awesome, what was terrible, how they survived, and what was learned along the way. If you're trying to get your bolts anytime soon, you'll want to listen to this one. HTLs are special, but at the end of the day, it's just one long weekend.
info_outline 035: Staying Cool and Killing Your Feet 06/11/2018
035: Staying Cool and Killing Your Feet Fresh out of a Tough Challenge weekend, Lee adds another patch to the collection and another couple blisters to his feet. Bomber is actively beating his body up to be ready for his 50 miler in November. Event season is in full swing and we are not slowing down anytime soon.
info_outline 034: That First Challenge Feeling 06/05/2018
034: That First Challenge Feeling Everyone remembers their first time. The butterflies as you drive to the start point. Overpacking your ruck. How the miles beat up your feet after 10 hours. Bomber and Lee take a trip down memory lane this week and talk about all things having to do with your first Challenge. Check it out and learn from their mistakes.
info_outline 033: Star Course 001 Recap 05/29/2018
033: Star Course 001 Recap This week Bomber and Lee sit down Jason fresh from the first ever Star Course in DC. We break it down and get inside Jason's head on what worked, what didn't, and what's changing as he moves towards the 50 miler out here in Jax Beach at the end of the year.
info_outline 032: Bitcoin Pizza Day 05/21/2018
032: Bitcoin Pizza Day On May 22, 2010, Laszlo Hanyecz spent 10,000 BTC on two Papa John's pizzas. If you've read the news lately you might already know all this. What you might not know is Laszlo's one of GORUCK's oldest employees. He built our very first website and has managed our IT systems ever since.
info_outline 030: Gearing Up for Event Season 04/17/2018
030: Gearing Up for Event Season The best time to talk about how to prep for an event is clearly after a couple of dozen beers. We open up the round table again this week and talk about any tips, tricks, and takeaway we’ve picked up along the way training for events. What you need, what you don’t, and maybe a little of fun thrown in just for good measure.
info_outline 029: Favorites 04/10/2018
029: Favorites This week we threw the script away and spent an hour drinking beer and talking sh*t. This show probably won’t change your life but it’ll make the drive home a lot more fun. Everything from favorite bands, to first crushes, and damn near everything in-between.
info_outline 026: Green Beret Foundation & Jen Paquette 03/20/2018
026: Green Beret Foundation & Jen Paquette Jason was at the Green Beret Foundation HQ in San Antonio, Texas for a Board of Directors meeting and got to sit down with Jen Paquette, who runs the Foundation. They go way back to 2010 when neither of their organizations had anything but a dream. A dream to create something that did right by the Special Forces community. It's been a great ride ever since.