GORUCK GR2 Field Pocket Tropic Multicam inside the bag
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GORUCK Field Pocket Roundup

Get better organization in your GR1 or GR2 rucksack with these GORUCK Field Pockets. If you are on the go and always have to bring electronics and some fragile gear with you, field pockets from GORUCK are perfect for you. GORUCK builds the toughest and the best rucking gear and started training, Events, and GORUCK Clubs to empower communities. Here are some of the styles we are going to look at: GORUCK Field Pockets – Overview GORUCK products and gear are known for bulletproof durability, and these field pockets are not exempt—they are also not lightweight. They can work both inside and outside the bag and separate your items from the main part of your rucksack. Field pockets lay flat and have a zipper that aligns in the middle of the depth of the pocket. They have three pockets inside, look very minimal outside, and have sturdy zippers. They can carry your clothes but is not really practical since they are padded that provide added bulk. Check out our GR1 Field Pocket Review if you want to find out how [Read more …]

GORUCK Simple Training Sandbags 40lb carry
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Simple Training Sandbags from GORUCK

GORUCK has a new simpler (and cheaper) sandbag – the new Simple Training Sandbags. Streamlined and rugged, the Simple Training Sandbags are the perfect tool if you are looking for effective strength training and conditioning. These sandbags have two additional padded handles, so you can do many movements from cleans, deadlifts, and squats to burpee + snatch and single-leg deadlift + row. Get it now, only from GORUCK: Simple Training Sandbags – Overview What makes the Simple Training Sandbags extremely tough and durable? It’s their superior construction of double pass stitching at every seam that requires two passes with a sewing machine and box stitch reinforcement at the handles. The handles are also reinforced with neoprene padding, which furnishes a more secure and comfortable grip so you can hold them longer. Since handles are the most crucial part of a sandbag, GORUCK put high regard and took the time to develop them. The Simple Training Sandbags have a triple locking velcro closure system to ensure sand will not spill over. Other brands use folded webbing on their handles, which digs [Read more …]

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GORUCK Gear from Rogue

We love GORUCK gear – it’s purpose made for the ruck march (fitness through rucking). But they are often OUT OF STOCK on some of their popular items. Is there ANYWHERE else you can get GORUCK gear from? Yep – Rogue Fitness carries much of the essential GORUCK rucking gear. For example, here’s the GORUCK Rucker 4 from Rogue. Just by getting a backpack, putting on some weight inside, and then walking, you get a cardio exercise without burpees and jump ropes. This simple exercise is called rucking and provides you with numerous benefits minus brutal movements. Generally speaking, GORUCK is going to have a bigger selection of colors and styles – BUT if Rogue has it in stock, and it’s the style you want – GET IT FROM ROGUE! Want it? Here are some of the styles you can get now (at Rogue): Rucker 4 Available Now – Our Review To test this product, we got hands-on and in-depth. Here’s what we found: The Rucker 4.0 is an evolution of the Rucker 3.0—it now has a better frame sheet, [Read more …]

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Rucker 4 Available Now

Let’s review the newly launched Rucker 4.0 from GORUCK. I ordered one as soon as it dropped, and it’s here. Let’s take a tour of the features. The latest version of GORUCK’s Rucker is the ultimate fitness training backpack. It now comes in Tropic Multicam or Black for dope style and practicality. Get it now – only from GORUCK: Let’s take a closer look. GORUCK Rucker 4 – REVIEW I took this bag out to stomp around in the woods. First, understand they’ve carried over all the cool new stuff from the Rucker 3. Like what? Tons of handles, drain grommets, low-abrasion shoulder straps, low-abrasion hip belt, and two interior pockets for plates. They’ve made it better – primarily by removing all the interior zippers. So – you use Velcro (aka hook and loop) instead. It works just fine. But, it’s NOISIER and it takes longer to open and close. I think that’s OK – this is a tool for fitness – not stealth. They’ve also added more foam padding in the interior to better protect your head from sliding [Read more …]

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GORUCK Sandbag 2.0

The GORUCK sandbag gets better with the updated Sandbags 2.0. Sandbag training has plenty of benefits when you incorporate it into your workout. Sandbag training improves stability, grip strength, and functional fitness. When you use sandbags, your body is compelled to continually rebalance itself as you work through each movement because the sandbag filler shifts when the sandbag moves. There’s two sizes available, from GORUCK: Sandbags 2.0 – Overview While competitors rubberize or fold webbing onto the handles, GORUCK reinforces neoprene padding into every handle they build. This is the reason why GORUCK handles are the best on the market. Reinforcing neoprene padding into the handle provides a more secure and comfortable grip so you can hold them longer. GORUCK prioritizes the handle construction greatly because they believe they are the most significant attribute of the sandbags because you hold them with your hands all the time. The filler bags have a triple locking velcro closure system, an enhancement from the previous versions with only a double closure. It utilizes an interlocking system of fabric and seams to make sure [Read more …]

GORUCK Indestructible Training Shorts - 7.5 worn running
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Tiger Stripe Camo Gear from GORUCK

A classic camo pattern is back – check out the Tiger Stripe Camo Gear from GORUCK. Camouflaging is used by military forces and hunters to hide themselves and their equipment from their enemies and prey. But today, anyone can use it, and it has become part of everyday clothing and fashion. Here are some of the styles we are going to look at: Tiger Stripe Camo Gear from GORUCK – Overview Concealment and deception are part of camouflaging, and wearing camo patterns can help. One of the camo patterns is Multicam. It is presently a favorite choice for the military combat uniforms of the armed forces of various nations. Another type is AOR-1, a pixellated pattern for use in dry, parched areas, and AOR-2, a leafy woodland pattern. These patterns are proprietary to the US Navy and cannot be seen on saleable products. Another type of Multicam is the Tiger stripe camouflage made and used in the Vietnam war. GORUCK utilized this pattern to their gear and brought a nice touch to them. Pullover – GORUCK Spearhead The Pullover – [Read more …]

GORUCK GR1 Ruck woodland camo front
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GR1 Ruck Now Available in Woodland Camo

Let’s take a look at the GR1 Ruck in Camo Colors. GR1 is the most rugged and most durable rucksack ever built by the maker of the best, most rigid rucking gear — GORUCK. It has been proven to Special Forces’ standards for over a decade at the GORUCK Challenge and is synonymous with the finest of American manufacturing. Here are some of the styles we are going to look at. Get these now from GORUCK, but if history is any indicator, the Woodland option is going to be an OCCASIONAL item at best – so get it while you can! GR1 Ruck in Camo Colors – Overview GR1 is extremely solid. It has a Bombproof Laptop Compartment next to your back and has a false bottom so that your laptop won’t even notice when you set your ruck down. It is extra reinforced using YKK zippers with a silent, glove-friendly zipper pull constructed from a parachute 550 cord. The shoulder straps and top handle are extra padded to carry heavier loads more comfortably. GR1 is tough and is even [Read more …]

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Best GORUCK Rucksack

Got rucksack? Let’s take a look at the various Best Rucksacks from GORUCK. Rucking is walking as slow or as fast as you want with some weight. If you are rucking for the first time and you are unsure, you can start with 20 lbs, and better do it with someone — be it a friend or a dog. You can burn up to 3x more calories in rucking than in walking, and it makes your heart pumps faster for increased circulation. But – these backpacks make for fantastic Every Day Carry (EDC) and travel too. Here’s a selection of the gear available now from GORUCK. We’ll help you decide which is the right model for you. Let’s put these awesome backpacks to the test and find out which is the best – for you. Rucksacks from GORUCK – Overview Whether you are training, rucking, or traveling, rucksacks are created to efficiently hold a good deal of weight. Rucksacks last for a long time and have military origins in heavy load carriage. They are developed and proven in the most [Read more …]

GORUCK GR2 Field Pocket - Carryology Kaidan wires interior
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GR2 Field Pocket – Carryology Kaidan Review

Here’s the newest GR2 Field Pocket from GORUCK – the Carryology Kaidan edition. A field pocket is a small storage cube that can be fastened to a rucksack, carried alone through its own grab handle, or kept loose inside your ruck or gym bag. GORUCK’s field pockets are durable and straightforward, and you can safely keep your camera gear, tech cables, toiletries, and more. Here are some of the styles available from GORUCK now: GR2 Field Pocket – Carryology Kaidan – Overview Field Pockets are created to keep sensitive and fragile gear and items protected and separate from the central part of your bag. They are also made to work outside of the bag and lay flat when you open. They have a zipper aligned in the middle of the pocket’s depth and highlight three pockets inside. Field Pockets can stick to the internal MOLLE on GORUCK bags or the external front MOLLE. With these field pockets, you can organize your electronics, use them as a Dopp kit, camera gear, or with your rucksack for additional space and organization. The [Read more …]

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GORUCK Reflective Gear Collection

Check out the new Reflective Gear Collection from GORUCK. When running at night or in low-light situations, your safety is your top priority. The good news is you can stay safe as you break a sweat in the dark with this new reflective gear collection from GORUCK. Here are some of the styles we are going to look at, available NOW from GORUCK: Reflective Gear Collection – Overview Some people want to do their workout or run at night. Maybe because they don’t have time in the morning and just rush to work after waking up. However, there should be precautions when running outside as safety is important. Here are different reflective gear from GORUCK to keep you protected and so you can enjoy your workout at night. GORUCK is the maker of tough and rugged rucking gear to train the rucking revolution. This collection comprises of a hat, t-shirt, hoodie, sweatshirt, and patches. Performance TAC Hat – GORUCK Reflective Perfect for nighttime visibility, the Performance TAC Hat features a snug, low-profile fit with six-panel construction. It has a curved [Read more …]