Arete 2.23.17

MILITARY The Grunt’s War, NY Times H.R. McMaster: What We’ve Learned, Military Times Russia military acknowledges new branch: info warfare troops, AP The US Continues to “Trump” The UK on Special Forces Transparency, Small Wars Journal The Pipe Dream of Easy War, NY Times Tour a City Torn in Half by ISIS, NY Times FIRE/RESCUE […]

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Q&A 2.23.17

QUESTION I’ve been training to qualify for a spot at USMC OCS this June and have mainly been doing PFT training to get there over the past 4 months following your PFT plan and the OCS plan. I feel I need to pivot to base fitness and was looking at Operator Hector, but I also […]

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Arete, 2.16.17

MILITARY What We’re Fighting For, NY Times “Enlisted Military” Listed Among Worse Jobs of 2016, The Sitrep The Future of the US Military in 1 Graphic, The Bridge Why NCO’s Should Write and Publish, From the Green Notebook US Air Force Rotates Supersonic Strategic Bombers in the Asia-Pacific, The Diplomat The Soldier Who Took on Saddam’s […]

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Plan Focus: LE OnRamp Training Plan

By Rob Shaul Our approach to Law Enforcement fitness is quite contrarian.  Unlike the soft, “wellness” programs common to many state, county and munincipal law enforcement departments, we are not interested with overall health of officers. Our focus is mission-direct fitness programming which prepares them for the violent and dangerous nature of their profession. Many “wellness” […]

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