Mini Study: Heat Loss in Ski Boots

by Lindsay Mann and Liza Sarychev A common problem faced by skiers of every ability level is cold feet. There are several solutions for this problem available for purchase, in this study we compare the heat kept and price point of the most widely used options. We are looking to gather information to best determine […]

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Uniform Comparison Study: Arc’teryx LEAF (FR) Week 3

by Charles Bausman MTI continues it’s uniform comparison study this week with the Arc’teryx LEAF Assault shirt and pant. This is most expensive uniform that will best tested, with the shirt retail price at $259.00 and pants at $349.00. We will test along the following criteria under identical conditions as the Crye Precision uniforms: Fit/comfort […]

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Top Selling Plans for July

Top Selling Plans: General 1. Bodyweight Foundation Training Plan 2. Fat-Loss Training Plan 3. Big 24 Strength Training Plan V3 Military 1. APFT Plan 2. Valor (Work Capacity, Running, Rucking) 3. Humility Training Plan Mountain 1. Backcountry Big Game Hunting Training Program 2. Peak Bagger (Climbing) Training Plan 3. 100 Mile Ultra Running Training Plan […]

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New Training Plan: Sandbag Ethos

By Rob Shaul I built our first sandbag perhaps 9 years ago out of an old army duffle bag filled with wood pellets for a pellet stove. I was struck then, and still am, at how much “heavier” an 80 pound sandbag is than a 80# barbell. I can do Power Clean and Push Presses […]

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Streamlining our Social Media Channels

In December 2015 we announced our move to digital plans and social media rebrand. In an effort to rebrand the company as one cohesive company, Mountain Tactical Institute, we changed our icons and moved away from SSD entirely. In order to streamline our social media we will be distributing content on Facebook and Twitter through […]

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