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GORUCK GR1 in Black Multicam

Get the made in the USA GORUCK GR1 – now available in Black Multicam. GR1 is proudly overbuilt in the USA and is the toughest rucksack ever made. It is devised and proven by Special Forces soldiers operating in Baghdad and is versatile enough for New York City. This rucksack is a medium-sized travel pack with a simple yet solid design and incredible warranty. Get it now – only from GORUCK: GR1 Black Multicam – Overview Proven to Special Forces standards for more than a decade at the GORUCK Challenge, GR1 is synonymous with the best in American Manufacturing. GR1 is made from 1000 Denier Cordura and is the preferred material for all Special Forces rucks because it is resistant to all kinds of severities. Make it easier to pack, organize, and find something when on the go with this pack’s open flat design, which is the same as the Special Forces medical rucks. GR1 is waterproof and uses YKK zippers with silent, glove-friendly zipper pulls made from parachute 550 cord. The shoulder straps and top handle are extra padded [Read more …]

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GR1 Heritage from GORUCK

GORUCK has new options for the GR1 Heritage. The rucksack that thrives in cities, warzones, and traveling the world meets time-proven heavy canvas materials and construction. GR1 Heritage is proven by our grandfathers and their grandfathers and will last the test of time for those generations who come after us. Here are some of the GR1 styles you can get now from GORUCK: GR1 Heritage from GORUCK – Overview The duck canvas with a waxing process proven over the last 170 years gives the Heritage a retro canvas rucksack look with the durability you’d expect from a GR1. It features a removable, hard plastic frame sheet that secures the laptop compartment and allows you to carry more weight comfortably. The rucksack has plenty of pockets to accommodate different belongings. It has one external slant pocket for quick access to keys, snacks, and other small items. It also has one large elastic pocket, one large mesh zippered pocket, and one small go-to pocket inside. This rucksack has three rows of internal MOLLE webbing that let you customize your GR1. The GR1 [Read more …]

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GR1 Skate Ruck

Need to carry a skateboard? Check out the new GR1 Skate Ruck – from GORUCK, and made in the USA. GORUCK and Mike Vallely made their first collaboration to come up with the GR1 Skate Ruck. Mike is the most tenacious skateboarder of all time and an old-school GRT who completed the first GORUCK Challenge in Las Vegas. He and his family founded streetplant.com out of their garage. Mike lately joined GORUCK at Sandlot JAX to discuss elite performance and share his story. Get it now – only from GORUCK: GR1 Skate Ruck – USA – Overview Rucksacks from GORUCK are super tough and are known to have a Bombproof Laptop Compartment, and the GR1 Skate Ruck also features it. This compartment is next to your back with extra reinforcement, and has a false bottom so your laptop won’t even notice when you set your ruck down. The ruck has a removable, rigid plastic frame sheet that stabilizes the laptop compartment and allows you to hold more weight comfortably. The GR1 Skate Ruck is water resistant and utilizes YKK zippers [Read more …]

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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 …]

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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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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 …]

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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 Radio Ruck Is Back

Let’s take a look at the resurrected Radio Ruck from GORUCK. GORUCK is known for making the best, and the toughest rucking gear in the market, and the Radio Ruck is no different. Backed with a lifetime guarantee, it is made from durable materials with a simple design but with exceptional features. The Radio Ruck looked almost the same as GR1 before, but because of plenty of requests for something a little smaller than GR1, GORUCK is offering you the Radio Ruck. NOTE: This is probably NOT going to be a regular GORUCK item – if you want the Radio Ruck form factor you better jump on it: Radio Ruck – Overview The Radio Ruck is one of GORUCK’s original rucks and has gotten its inspiration from the size of the initial radio utilized by Special Forces. It is now shorter but keeps the same 21L capacity as GR1 size of the initial radio used by Special Forces. It is made shorter to keep it high on your back and prevent the bottom of the ruck from the beltline and [Read more …]

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GORUCK GR1 x Carryology – Guerrilla X – for Travel and EDC

The GORUCK GR1 is a killer bag for EDC (Every Day Carry) and travel. But it’s got a tacticool look to it. Have you ever wished there was a more toned down version? This might be what you were waiting for – we present the new GR1 x Carryology – Guerrilla X, from GORUCK and Carryology. A vision first formed in 2008 now comes to a reality in the new GR1 x Carryology – Guerrilla X. This rucksack results from the dream collaboration of GORUCK and Carryology created from strong, abrasion-resistant, but lightweight Dyneema. The GR1 x Carryology – Guerrilla X is an exclusive and limited edition and comes with Scars Lifetime Guarantee. Here’s the style that will be available soon: GR1 x Carryology – Guerrilla X – Overview The GR1 x Carryology – Guerrilla X is the result of making the GR1 special – inspired by the future dreamed up Guerrilla X. Guerrilla X is an imaginary warrior from hundreds of years in the future. To make it a reality, this futuristic warrior has to have the most futuristic [Read more …]