All you need to know about the GORUCK HQ and the GORUCK Challenge Cadre.
Myth: GRHQ is full of Green Berets eating steak, doing pushups under their desks, and polishing their pistols while taking shots of Jack Daniels.
Truth: Yes, there are some badass dudes at GRHQ, but it’s probably not the muscle-fest everyone thinks it is. Yes, we have a lot of fun and drink beer, but we also are all about buckling down to work, and we are passionate about what we do. I think people would be the most surprised about how much actual work goes on here. My favorite days are the ones that turn into nights – where the Good Ideas Club comes together over pizza and beers. Ask Brian about when we hit up the clubs of DC before his 5 AM flight.
One trick to pack light is layering. You can carry less and still have the ability to dress correctly for whatever is outside.
The specific items of clothing that I am mentioning here are made by Patagonia. I am writing about them not because I work for the company (although that would be cool)…