Tag: Military

PRESS: Walk of America Team to Ruck Across Jacksonville August 4 with GORUCK and Wounded Warrior Project

  Walk of America Team to Ruck Across Jacksonville August 4 with GORUCK and Wounded Warrior Project Six veterans on team are in middle of 1,000-mile journey from Los Angeles to New York WHAT: GORUCK, a veteran-owned fitness company that specializes in leading rucking-based endurance events and producing American-made equipment and apparel, has partnered with …

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PRESS: GORUCK’s MACV-1 Was Inspired by Vietnam-Era Jungle Boots

  From Tactical-Life: “GORUCK is best known for its rucksacks, apparel and rucking events, but the Florida-based company is now stepping—see what we did there?—into the footwear world with its new MACV-1 jungle rucking boot. The shoe is a collaboration between three people: GORUCK founder and 10th Special Forces Group veteran Jason McCarthy; Paul Litchfield, creator of …

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PRESS: These Special Forces-Inspired Boots Look Amazing

From Gear Patrol: “To create the MACV-1, McCarthy assembled a three-man team that included himself, footwear designer and inventor of the Reebok Pump Paul Litchfield, and Richard Rice, a 30-year Special Forces veteran. Price’s military experience includes time served in Vietnam as a member of MACV-SOG, a classified special ops unit charged with undertaking many of …

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PRESS: GORUCK’s New Boot Was Inspired By The Iconic Special Forces Jungle Boot Of Vietnam

From Task & Purpose: “Wouldn’t it be great if GORUCK made a boot to match its bags? Maybe one co-designed by the brains behind the iconic Reebok Pump and a living, breathing Special Forces veteran who returned to Vietnam for the first time in 45 years to make this pair of ass-kickers a reality? The …

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