MTI Tactical Athlete Work Capacity Assessment

By Rob Shaul We’ve previously developed the MTI Relative Strength Assessment, and Endurance Assessments for Military Athletes and Wildland Firefighters. Today we announce the MTI Work Capacity Assessment for Tactical Athletes – Military, LE and Fire/Rescue. I’ve been mulling this assessment over in my mind for several years and it’s been a significant hole in […]

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Arete 4.20.17

MILITARY Robots, Artificial Intelligence, and the Future of War, Modern War Institute (West Point) Marine makes history as Corps’ first female tank officer, Marine Corps Times What’s Really at Stake for America in Yemen’s Conflict, Defense One Why I Took the Bonus: A View from inside the Air Force’s Pilot Retention Crisis, War on the […]

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Mountain Flow

“She whispers an encouraging lullaby – urging me upward. Muscles relax, movement is fluid. I see the future and stay ahead of trouble.

Her and I slow dance in that heroic space between brilliance and disaster. It’s glorious, but fleeting.”

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Q&A 4.20.17

QUESTION Hey, I’m active reservist (something similar to National Guard in the States) here in Finland, and I think that I might benefit quite a lot from your Greek Hero training plan, but I have one giant problem at the moment. I don’t have any access to sandbags. My gym doesn’t have them and I […]

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Arete 4.13.17

MILITARY Seven Disturbing Implications of Trump’s Syria Strike, Defense One How will we train for a hybrid war?, From the Green Notebook Forget the Subs: What Taipei can learn from Tehran about Asymmetric Defense, War on the Rocks What is Modern Military Leadership? A Primer, Grounded Curiosity Israeli, U.S. officials unveil David’s Sling air defense […]

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Q&A 4.13.17

QUESTION I’ve recently completed the Mtn Bike Pre-season training program (for the second time, first time was a year ago) and saw improvement in the gym with my 1RMs, and again excellent improvement on the trails. I also did the Monster Strength last fall, with great results.  I’m at a peak now but I’d like […]

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Arete 4.6.17

MILITARY Captain and Coach, Grounded Curiosity Everybody Loves Beards, So Let’s Approve Them Already, Army Times Campaign Highlights “Badass” Female Vets, Army Times Exosuits and Gender Integration in the Military, Center for A New American Security Balancing Force Modernization With the Most Likely Wars We’ll Fight, Modern War Institute The Longest (Small) War, Small Wars Journal […]

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