Q&A 1.18.18

QUESTION I just wanted to start off by saying I absolutely love your programs. Awhile ago, your plans were recommended to me by some TACP buddies so I decided to finally give you a serious look. Haven’t been happier. Unfortunately, last month during a 29 mile memorial run I sustained an injury to my IT […]

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First Responders – Don’t Conflate “Wellness” with “Fitness”

By Rob Shaul, Founder Periodically I receive notes from firefighters and policeman who are developing fitness programs for their departments and reach out for guidance or assistance. These individually have been tasked by their commands to develop wide-ranging “wellness” programs which lump fitness in with diet and nutrition, basic healthy living, mental issues, stress management, […]

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Arete 1.11.18

Military Glock Introduces 19x Pistol, Recoil Top US Afghan Commander Wants More Aggressive Afghan Push, Military Times Let Marines Be Marines, Proceedings $650 Drones Causing Problems in Syria and Iraq, C4ISRNET.com Infantry Test Drone Swarm for Urban Conflict, Defense News Coming to Grips with a Rising China, Real Clear Defense It’s Time to End Pakistan’s […]

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Q&A 1.11.17

QUESTION I am not an athlete, guide, etc and am 44 years old.  I live in SLC with my husband and love skiing, mountain biking, climbing and hiking.  We are both at a moderate fitness level; having recovered from multiple surgeries (knee etc) and have improved significantly.  However, we desperately want to break out of […]

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MTI’s 10 Most Read Articles from 2017

MTI’s 10 Most Read Articles from 2017   How To Choose An MTI Training Plan First Responders: Why Do You Tolerate Unfit Police and Firefighters? Are You Strong Enough? Take the MTI Relative Strength Assessment What Does It Mean To Be a Quiet Professional? 5 Types of Tactical Athletes and Their Fitness Demands New Theory: […]

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Q&A 1.4.18

QUESTION I am trying to figure out which program is right for me. Here is my situation; I am 49 years old and in decent shape.  I worked out with a fitness trainer for two years, since one year I am on my own again.  I completed several Goruck Toughs and Lights and would love to […]

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“Geek Cycle” Researching Female Set/Rep Schemes for 1RM Strength, Best Way To Improve Mobility, Campus Board Progressions

By Rob Shaul, Founder We started a triple purpose 6-week “geek cycle” with our local lab rats mid-December at our Wyoming Facility aimed at researching three distinct areas:   (1) Female Set/Rep Schemes for 1RM Strength Until this cycle, we’ve never looked at female strength programming separately, and in our research, could not find another […]

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Arete 1.4.18

Military / National Security Top 12 Pieces of Range Gear from 2017, Tactical-Life.com USMC Fields M38 Squad Designated Marksman Rifle, Soldier Systems America’s New Security Strategy Reflects the Intensifying Strategic Competition with China, Rand Corp Russia Trapped in Syria, Rand Corp Submarines Might Be Obsolete by 2050, The National Interest US Could Test Flying Aircraft […]

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