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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Q&A 4.25.19

QUESTION I wanted to start by thanking you for your programming. I have seen great gains using the military on-ramp as well as the fortitude V2 plans. I am currently using your meathead marathon plan to work up to my first marathon which will be April 6th. After completion, my goals will be to increase my […]

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Equipment Recommendations for a Home/Garage Gym

By Rob Shaul I receive this question often from athletes following MTI programming and frustrated with commercial gym choices or base gym overcrowding. They ask for equipment suggestion to outfit a home/garage gym. Below are my recommendations.   1. Moveable, but solid, Squat Stand When I first started Mountain Athlete years ago I spent thousands […]

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Arete 4.25.19

Military / National Security Hungry for change, Ukrainians tipped to elect comedian as president, Reuters Russia Has Won the Information War in Turkey, Foreign Policy Contractors are giving away America’s military edge, Stars & Stripes USAF Fleet Structured For The Wrong War, CSBA Warns, Aviation Week This two-star Marine general has turned micromanagement into an art form, Task & Purpose […]

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Tactical Agility Program Design, V2.0

By Rob Shaul MTI began thinking about, and programming for Tactical Agility 3 years ago. I’d been exposed to the agility drills being promoted/recommended from the National Strength & Conditioning Association, and realized immediately they were simply re-tread agility drills and methodologies developed for stick and ball athletes.  We could do better.   MTI’s Tactical Agility […]

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Q&A 4.18.19

QUESTION I am a Federal Probation Officer in Texas, and I noticed that you have worked with other federal LE agencies. I was wondering if you have any plan recommendations. I am particularly interested in strength and endurance training. I am a member if our agencies health and wellness team and would like to pass […]

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