Because this involves an hour of grueling physical training. Followed by 23 more hours of the same.
Better start doing some push-ups now to prep for Goruck Heavy, an entire day of Special Forces–style training, now taking registrations for December 5 in DC.
We’ve told you about these guys. They started making military-grade packs, then conducting 12-hour training sessions to test said packs. Shockingly, that wasn’t enough for some people.
That’s where this comes in. You’ll show up at the as-yet-undisclosed location at 9pm to meet your instructors (an active operator and an active trainer of operators). They’ll put you through high-pressure scenarios designed to test leadership and teamwork—while you cover 40-plus miles with 35 pounds on your back, and help your team carry a 50-pound weight and an American flag.
If you’re unsure about your legs’ capacity to handle all that, there’s another option. It’s called Goruck Trek, and it’s a three-day course on urban spycraft and clandestine ops, taught by intelligence pros.
Yes, you can bring your Spy Tech.