Man’s Best Friend: Man’s Best Survival Tool?

Published on April 12, 2017 by

 It’s no secret that a dog can be a valuable asset in everyday life. What a lot of people don’t realize though, is the role… Read More


Tales from an 18 Delta: Part 2 – BY Charlie Martel

Published on February 1, 2017 by

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Austere Medical Care – Tales from an 18 Delta: Part 1 – BY Charlie Martel

Published on January 26, 2017 by

The skin at the site of the break was creased and like leather. “I can’t help you. You’re going to have to go to Pakistan.” “Can’t… Read More


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