My Definition of a “Great” Athlete

By Rob Shaul My definition has consistently been “excellent movement in space.” I believe this is a natural, God-given skill you can’t teach or coach. This definition has many biasses. First – it’s not related to fitness. I’ve seen many people who naturally can move well in space, yet are not fit. Second – it’s […]

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Q&A 7.16.20

QUESTION I stumbled across your website while searching for workouts to better prepare me for the Georgia Smoke Divers class. I am very impressed with how each of your training plans are geared towards a certain discipline or an athletes needs. I’ve been a fireman for 7 years and consider myself to be in decent […]

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Q&A 7.9.20

QUESTION I was subscribed to MTI when I was in the military doing military programs and have since unsubscribed since leaving the military. I saw great results from the programs I was using and would like to subscribe again but I don’t see any boxing specific programs, is there anything I could use in place of a boxing […]

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Arete 7.9.20

Military / National Security / Foreign Policy New Shaw Air Force Base leader talks readiness amid pandemic, Air Force Times US Navy deploys 2 carrier groups to South China Sea, War is Boring Strengthening Maritime Capability, RealClearDefense Army on path to use space sensors to help guns on the ground see farther, Defense News Strategy is a Journey: Thoughts […]

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Arete 7.2.20

Military / National Security / Foreign Policy Space Force launches third GPS III satellite, Air Force Times Despite pandemic, Air Force continues long-range Bomber Task Force missions in Europe, Air Force Times Trump approves plan to withdraw 9,500 US troops from Germany, BBC News Congress moves to block Trump’s Germany troop withdrawal plans, Defense News Pentagon to increase control over […]

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Q&A 7.2.20

QUESTION I’m interested in the fat loss and strength training program, but I don’t have a sandbag. I have a dumbbell set (20kg), a physioball, and just ordered a plyobox. I’m 42 years old, 5’7″, 170 lbs, and have about 25% body fat. I’m try to strengthen and tone, but to also continue to play […]

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MTI’s Top Selling Training Plans for June 2020

MTI’s Top Selling Training Plans for June 2020   Athlete’s Subscription  Bodyweight Foundation Training Plan APFT Training Plan Gym Closure Training Plan FBI Special Agent Training Plan Gym Closure Training Plan II Humility Big 3 + 2-Mile Run Training Plan Fat-Loss Training Plan Ruck Based Selection Training Plan Military On-Ramp Training Plan Big 24 Strength […]

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Strength Training Plans

  1) HYPERTROPHY FOR SKINNY GUYS Who is this plan for? I rarely, if ever, recommend the plan for mountain athletes. Often I’ll recommend it for young men already in or heading to the military who have some obvious need to add muscle – think 6-footers who weigh 160 pounds. It can also be a […]

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