Q&A 5.23.19

QUESTION I have had achillies tendonitis for 4 months and it shows no signs of getting better. I am pushing my SFAS date back 6-12 months. Likely 12. I did the sfas train up through fortitude as prescribed, then had to replace all box jumps, burpees, running and rucking with biking and step ups. I […]

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Q&A 5.16.19

QUESTION I’m planning to run a 50k this fall. I see there’s ultra preseason, 50miler and 100miler plan. While I think the latter two are in the future for me, probably not this year. Do you have any plan recommendations for a 50k trail run? If possible, I would also like to be able to […]

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Arete 5.16.19

Military / National Defense / Foreign Policy No Nationality Heeded the Call to Come Fight for ISIS Like Tunisians Did. Now They’re Stuck., Small Wars Journal Iran Guards chief says Americans have started ‘psychological war’, Reuters Going to extremes: the stark divides in Europe’s political map, The Guardian Thirty-five bodies found buried around Mexican city of Guadalajara, Reuters Fort Bragg […]

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New Plan! Big 3 + Running Training Plan

By Rob Shaul   I’ve received several requests recently by soldiers and other tactical athletes for a training plan which combines the big 3 power lifts, back squat, bench press, and deadlift, with running. Often these athletes have taken to powerlifting competitions, or done a strength plan which focuses on the big 3 lifts, and […]

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Arete 5.9.19

MIlitary / Foreign Policy At least 8 dead as cops raid Rio slum amid sharp rise in killings by police, Reuters US warns Beijing’s Arctic activity risks creating ‘new South China Sea’, The Guardian Islamic State releases photos from DRC, Long War Journal What’s in China’s New Belt and Road Recalibration? The Diplomat Turkey to re-run Istanbul election lost by […]

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Q&A 5.9.19

QUESTION Having been a surf lifesaver for two years now, and a jiu-jitsu player in my spare time, I am looking to increase my fitness capacity to be rescue ready. Do you have a program that is appropriate for the requirements of surf life-saving? ANSWER I’d recommend the plans and order in our Pirate Packet […]

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MTI’s Top Selling Training Plans for April 2019

MTI’s Top Selling Training Plans for April 2019   Athlete’s Subscription Bodyweight Foundation Training Plan Half Marathon Training Plan APFT Training Plan Army Combat Fitness Test (ACFT) Training Plan Ranger School Training Plan Big 24 Strength Training Plan Humility Core Strength Bodyweight Only 3-Week Push Up & Pull Up Improvement Plan Ruck Based Selection Training […]

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Arete 5.2.19

Military / National Security / International Affairs Blackwater founder’s plan for mercenaries to Venezuela: Report, Al Jazzera Erdogan says F-35 project would collapse without Turkey, Reuters SWJ Primer: Chinese Cyber Espionage and Information Warfare, Small Wars Journal Air Force Will Bring Urban Training to Boise – and Some Residents are Fighting Back, Small Wars Journal Air Force Academy removes commandant […]

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Q&A 5.2.19

QUESTION Does MTI have a police version of the Busy Operator series? One that would train those attributes essential for law enforcement in a short training session. Thanks for what you guys do and the training you provide. Keep on getting it! ANSWER No – but the training sessions in our day-to-day plans for LE […]

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