Tag Archives: Challenge

The Original Click Bait: Identifying Friend or Foe with the WWII Cricket Clicker

During Operation Overlord, the WWII D-Day Invasion into Normandy, France on June 6th 1944, American Paratroopers carried a signaling device… View Article

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The Language of Espionage: Signs, Countersigns and Recognition

When the moon is full, the tide is high. For me, some of the most memorable signs and countersigns come… View Article

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Earning the GORUCK Tough Patch with Challenge Class 732 in Portland

I sit here, just days after completing my GORUCK Challenge with mixed emotions. My muscles are no longer sore. I… View Article

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Competition Dynamics Sniper Adventure Challenge AAR

So its been a few weeks since Competition Dynamics’ Sniper Adventure Challenge 2013 and my team is finally recovered from… View Article

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Living Better: Make Your Body Work For You

The phrase “survival of the fittest” has often been associated with various facets of society, but most often when depicting… View Article

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Gearing Up for the 2013 Sniper Adventure Challenge

The Competition Dynamics Sniper Adventure Challenge is unique among adventure races. It combines traditional orienteering with long rifle, carbine and pistol… View Article

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Long Range Shooting and Competition Notes from a First Timer

First a bit of a disclaimer. I’m no expert. This article is a follow up to the Mammoth Sniper Challenge… View Article

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5 Ways to Start “Manning Up” After Sedentary Life

Editor-in-Chief’s Note: This was originally posted in our forum by ITS Tactical Crew Leader Firewalker. Many found it to be… View Article

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The 2012 24 Hour Sniper Challenge – Notes on Limits and Gear

Friday, July 27th, 2012, Sniper Country Training Facility, Box Elder County, Utah Over the course of 28 hours, spanning from… View Article

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GORUCK Ascent Loadout: 100 Hours in the Rocky Mountains

If you’ve been following our progression as we get closer to the GORUCK Ascent, you’re probably wondering what gear we’ve… View Article

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