My Dad Was A Ninja – by Charlie Martel

Published on January 19, 2017 by

Until I was old enough to doubt, I believed with my entire heart and soul that my dad was a ninja. I don’t mean that in… Read More

 

Plymouth Rock: The Bugout That Became America

Published on November 23, 2016 by

When we hear talk about Pilgrims and Plymouth Rock, it often conjures up images of Thanksgiving, cornucopias, and funny hats with buckles. We seldom think about… Read More

 

You’re Not as Badass as You Think You Are – But You Could Be.

Published on October 26, 2016 by

As a professional fighter, I thought I was pretty badass. In many ways, some might say that I am. However, upon discovering ReadyMan, I realized there… Read More

 

Winter Camping – A Southern Boy in the Western Mountains

Published on October 12, 2016 by

Being born and raised in central Virginia, my entire outdoor experience was based solely around that climate. Although it does occasionally snow there in the winter,… Read More

 

The Thinking Man’s Guide to Winning a Fight

Published on September 28, 2016 by

“The Thinking Man’s Guide to Winning a Fight.” If this phrase comes across as an oxymoron, that’s a actually a good thing. In reality, the thinking… Read More

 

Garage Gym – The Man’s Minimalist Gym Part 2

Published on September 7, 2016 by

garage gym Workout Goals We have our garage gym set up, we’ve started working out, now what? The next step in the process is figuring out… Read More

 

The Fighter Mentality

Published on August 24, 2016 by

Everyone has a fight to fight. For some people, they are fighting something everyday of their lives. Others rarely ever have to fight for anything. But… Read More

 

Training Program in a Rut? 3 Tips to Revitalize Your Workouts

Published on August 17, 2016 by

  It happens to the best of us. We have an injury, or maybe we stop making progress. Perhaps we just lose motivation to continue training…. Read More

 

So You’re Gonna BugOut 50 for Miles? – Part 1

Published on August 3, 2016 by

Benjamin Franklin once said, “By failing to prepare you are preparing to fail.” While still very true, these wise words have been expressed to the point… Read More

 

So You’re Gonna Bug Out for 50 Miles? Part 2

Published on August 2, 2016 by

bug out problems We were not even halfway finished, but with the condition of my bowels and now my legs giving out, the first bit of… Read More