The New GORUCK Cross Trainer: An amazing shoe to train, hike, and travel [Full Review]

GORUCK Cross Trainer Shoe Review

The GORUCK Cross Trainer shoe is one of the best all-around performing shoes I’ve tested, especially for adventurous travel and daily wear if you only want one pair of shoes.  The GORUCK IO Cross Trainer shoe’s military combat boot DNA delivers durability and toughness, and GORUCK’s performance focused upgrades finish the shoe with light weight … Read more

11 Awesome Benefits of Rucking

11 Awesome Rucking Benefits

Rucking, or walking with heavy weights, has become a trendy fitness practice among anyone hoping for a functional workout – and with good reason.   The benefits of rucking for exercise include strength and cardio training while being free to do, easy to start, and getting you outside along the way.  With all the hype and … Read more

9 Best Rucking Plates, Weights, and DIY Options for Your Rucksack

The 9 Best Rucking Weights Options to Safe, Comfortable Rucking Workouts

Rucking is one of the simplest, most effective options for fitness building strength and cardio ability at the same time.  All you need is the right backpack and the right rucking weights. With all of the options – ruck plates, sandbags, and plenty of cheap DIY options – when starting out rucking, it can be … Read more

The 5 Best Socks for Rucking, Hiking, and Travel: Merino Socks for Comfy, Dry Feet

During most adventures, whether hiking or wandering, comfy feet can make or break how enjoyable an adventure.  Finding the best socks for rucking, hiking, or travel in general not only keeps your bag lighter but keeps your feet comfier and funk free.  The perfect pair of socks will keep your feet dry, avoid blisters, can … Read more

How to Ruck: A Guide to Rucking

With the huge number of high tech gyms, exercise trends and fitness fads, knowing how to ruck gives a simple, easy, and functional workout option that’ll lets you build durable fitness with minimal equipment.  Rucking is good enough to train elite military forces and more than enough to help you build the body, fitness, and … Read more

Save 25% on Gear with GORUCK’s Earned Service Discount

If you’re in the market for one of GORUCK’s great backpacks, footwear, or apparel, though the gear is nearly bulletproof the pricepoint can still be a huge turnoff. Lucky for you, the GORUCK earned service discount (formerly the GORUCK military discount) can give you an easy 25% off all GORUCK gear, and that’s in addition … Read more

A GORUCK MACV-1 Review: Awesome Boots for Travelers and Ruckers

For adventurous travelers that like to travel light (like carry on only), a great piece of footwear that is comfortable on long treks but muted enough to blend in the city is the holy grail of travel gear, and something I’m always on the lookout for.  The GORUCK MACV-1 just might be a great replacement … Read more